Casino de Montreal Série Royale de Poker Results
Last Saturday marked the conclusion of the Série Royale de Poker at the Montreal Casino. The $1,100 buy-in tournament saw 86 players battle it out for their share of $83,440 prize pool. In the end, Shane Ross outlasted the field to take home a first-place prize of $31,700. The top 10 results are below.
1. Shane Ross – $31,700
2. Wei Xu – $17,520
3. Maxime Blanchard – $10,845
4. Kevin Rivest – $6,675
5. Roberto Manago – $4,175
6. Gabriel Morin – $3,340
7. Jonathan Thériault – $2,920
8. Paul Bogman Novohel – $2,505
9. Kevork Bijian – $2,090
10. Xin Qi – $1,670
Deerfoot Inn & Casino Summer Super Stack Series Results
From August 8th to 18th, Calgary’s Deerfoot Inn & Casino played host to the “Summer Super Stack Series”. Over $380,000 in prizes were distributed over 8 events, including the “Super Stack” Main Event, which had 112 players and a prize pool of $143,640. The Main Event was eventually won by Quentin Siffeldeen, who took home $40,000 for his efforts. Event winners are below.
Event 1 – Michael Gibney – $18,000
Event 2 – David Ormsby – $10,000
Event 3 – Maxim Babko – $9,000
Event 4 – James Sikora – $5,100
Event 5 – Leo Gaspara – $5,219
Event 6 – William Don – $12,500
Event 7 – Quentin Siffeldeen – $40,000
Event 8 – Jerome Makonen – $7,340
Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival
Where: Playground Poker Club – Montreal, Quebec
When: September 21 to October 3
Full Tilt Poker has just announced the first ever Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival. The series will feature 17 events across 13 days of poker, culminating in the $1,000,000 guaranteed, $1,000 + C$100 Main Event.
Full Tilt is offering a series of bonuses and extras to Full Tilt regulars. A C$25,000 Second Barrel Freeroll will place on Sunday, October 13th at 19:00 ET. Any player with wearing a Full Tilt Poker patch with a valid Full Tilt Poker account will receive a $25,000 Second Barrel Freeroll ticket for any of the specified tournaments that they failed to cash in. For more information and a look at the event schedule, click here.
CPT Montreal Mega Stack Poker Series
Where: VIP Poker Room – Kahnawake (Near Montreal), Quebec
When: September 24 to October 2
The Mega Stack Poker Series will feature 8 events, indcluding a 3 day Main Event. Regular buy-ins range from $85 to $340, and Main Event $1500. 3 Main Event satellites will be run at VIP Poker Room at 8:15 pm on Sept 25, 28 and 29th. FUrther Satellites and SNG tournaments will be running all week for the Main Event. On top of this, the Canadian Poker Tour is filming a pilot for a new poker reality TV series. Players, especially the winners, will be featured on camera. For more information, click here.
Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries Poker Championship
Where: McPhillips Station Casino – Winnipeg, Manitoba
When: September 25 to September 29
September is time to “Go All-In on the Prairie” at the McPhillips Station Casino in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The series that started in April 2011 will offer several tournaments at the $300-$600 range and the 2-day, $1000+$100 No Limit Hold’em Championship Event. The series runs from September 25-29 and will feature an estimated prize-pool of over $600,000. For more information, click here.
2013 West Coast Poker Championship
Where: Edgewater Casino – Vancouver, B.C.
When: September 27 to October 6
Consisting of six tournaments, the 4th annual West Cost Poker Championship (WCPC) will take place in downtown Vancouver and feature estimated prize-pools of $1,200,000. For more information, click here.
SIGA Poker Championship
Where: Dakota Dunes Casino – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
When: October 5 to October 6
The 2-day, $500+$50 buy-in No Limit Hold’em event will sport a $250,000 prize-pool. Registration opens Saturday, October 5th at 9:00am. Tournament begins at 11:00am both days. For more information, click here.
GBH Fall Classic
Where: Great Blue Heron Casino – Port Perry, Ontario
When: October 13
The $1000+$100 No Limit Hold’em Freeze Out event will see 90 players battle it out for their share of the $90,000 prize-pool. For more information, including smaller upcoming tournaments, click here.
Atlantic Canada Poker Championship
Where: Red Shores Racetrack and Casino – Charlottetown, PEI
When: October 18 to October 20
Presented by Red Bull, the 320-player event features a $500+$50 buy-in and an estimated prize-pool of $160,000, with $40,000 going to first place. For more information, click here.
WSOP Circuit Changes Course From Montreal to Gatineau
Where: Casino du Lac-Leamy – Gatineau (Near Ottawa), Quebec
When: November 13 to November 24
The WSOP recently announced a change for one of the venues in the newest circuit event schedule. Originally announced to take place at the Casino de Montréal the events will now be taking place at Casino du Lac-Leamy in Gatineau, which is just across the river from Ottawa.
WPT Montreal Main Event
Where: Playground Poker Club – Montreal, Quebec
When: November 29 to December 5
After the successful $3000+300 WPT Montreal event in November 2012 event, which drew nearly 1,200 players, The World Poker Tour has decided to run two WPT events in Montreal this year. The first, featuring a buy-in of $3,500+$350, is the fully televised PartyPoker sponsored WPT Montreal Main Event. At last year’s event, a field of almost 1200 players battled it out for a first-place prize of nearly $800,000.
Party Poker Qualifiers: Every Sunday at 3:30pm ET is a $300 buy-in, 3 seat guaranteed satellite tournament. Super satellites and other satellites are also available.