Event #1 Day 1b: No Limit Hold’em Re-entry $135+$15
$100,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
DAY 1b has Ended
Today’s players move on to Day 2 on Tuesday evening at 7:30 – unless, that is, they’d prefer to take another run at a Day 1c tomorrow and try and build up a better stack! In the case of a player who qualifies through two (or three) Day 1s, their largest stack will move on to Day 2 and their other chips will be removed from the tournament.
Congratulations to everyone who has made it through so far!
EVENT #1 – Day 1B Chip Count
|First Name||Last Name||Status||Chip Count|
|Jean Sebastien||Dore||Still in||114,400|
|Fu Quiang||San||Still in||84,500|
|Anish Kumar||Sood||Still in||62,750|
Last Level 13
Players are well into level 13, the final level to be played today. In a few minutes the TD will announce a number of hands to be played and when each table has played that number of hands the day will wrap up.
At this point the blinds are 1,000/2,000/a300 and there are 152 players left.
We’ll post the final Day 1b chip counts once the bags have all been collected from players.
Level 11 – (222 Players Remaining)
BLINDS 600/1200 / ante 200
Day 1b has reached level 11 and there are 222 players remaining. Blinds are 600/1,200/a200 and they’re playing another 2 levels after this one ends (which is in 25 minutes).
Level 10 – (260 Players Remaining)
BLINDS 500/1000 / ante 100
There are 260 players remaining out of 513 entrants. For those who couldn’t make it here today, you can register to play Days 1c on Monday @7:30 PM.
Level 9 – (293 Players Remaining)
BLINDS 400/800 / ante 100
As the rounds progress, players are dropping off. With a total of 331 players remaining in level 9, the blinds are 400/800 with 100 ante.
Level 8 – (331 Players Remaining)
BLINDS 300/600 / ante 75
As the rounds progress, players are dropping off. With a total of 331 players remaining in level 8, the blinds are 300/600 with 75 ante.
Level 7 – (370 Players Remaining)
Level 6 – (393 Players Remaining)
The final number of entries for today is… 513! Event #1 Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival $100,000 Guaranteed prize pool been surpassed! A total of 1040 Players have entered in Day 1a & 1b. It’s going to be a massive prize pool for an event at this buy-in.
Level 5 – (436 Players Remaining)
BLINDS 150/300 / ante 50
The field will play 13 levels of 30 minutes each today. Total of 436 players that remain. There are 8 more levels left to go today.
Players are on 15 minute Break
We will return with Level 5
Level 4 – (401 Players Remaining)
BLINDS 100/200 / ante 25
There are 401 players remaining out of 459 entrants. For those who cannot make it here today, you can register to play in days 1c.
Level 3 – (389 Players Remaining)
Due to the large turnout yesterday today’s schedule has been extended by one level, so players will play 13 30-minute levels today.
Late registration is still open. They have already reached the published capacity (400) for today in this event but many alternates will be added during the first four levels.
Level 1 –
Players started with 20000 in chips.
Blinds increase every 30 minutes on Day 1, every 40 minutes on Days 2 and 3.
A player may play additional Day 1s even if he/she has survived a previous Day 1. If a player survives more than one Day 1, the player’s smallest stack(s) (by chip count) will be removed from the tournament. Players may not re-enter during any Day 1 they have already played; they may only re-enter the tournament on a subsequent Day 1.
Action is set to go in a few minutes as players are filing in and taking their seats.