Dakota Happas is eliminated…

11.24.13
06:13 pm

Hand played out too fast for us to report but nonetheless, Steve “Dakota” Happas is out

Level 16 2.5k/5k/500 ante

11.24.13
05:43 pm

DeepStacks Poker Tour

One more level and we are on a 1 hour dinner break.

37 players left.

Mike Esposito and Chino Rheem still have a commanding chip leads.

New Chip Leader…Michael Esposito

11.24.13
05:22 pm

Did not see the action, however  Michael Esposito won a 330k pot off to David Lau to cripple his stack and is now over 450k.

 

 

 

 

Artyem double up

11.24.13
04:52 pm

  DeepStacks Poker Tour

In a critical time of the tournament when you need chips to survive to cash, 2012 DSPT National Champion Artyem Perlov faced a raise of 17k from the button. Artyem goes all-in with Q♠ Qand get snaped called by the button who had 8 8♠.

Board ran 6 J♣ 3♠ 4♠5to help Artyem double up and up to 185k

Level 15 – 2k/4k/400 ante

11.24.13
04:37 pm

 DeepStacks Poker Tour

40 players. 27 make the money.

Chino still leads the way with 480k…David Lau is at 370k. Still plenty of action left.

Aaron Massey out just before dinner break.

11.24.13
04:24 pm

 DeepStacks Poker Tour

 Jia Liu raised all-in pre-flop only to get called by Aaron Massey

Liu – A7x

Massey – A6x

An Ace hits the flop and would have been a chopped pot until the river spiked a 7 to give Liu 2 pair.

40 players

 

Event #12 Prizepool

11.24.13
04:13 pm

DeepStacks Poker Tour

  Participants: 170        
  Prize Pool : $44,523      
         
  Name City   Prize Amount
         
1        $     11,077.00
2        $        7,760.00
3        $        4,991.00
4        $        3,695.00
5        $        2,774.00
6        $        2,217.00
7        $        1,843.00
8        $        1,478.00
9        $        1,104.00
10        $           806.00
11        $           806.00
12        $           806.00
13        $           663.00
14        $           663.00
15        $           663.00
16        $           565.00
17        $           565.00
18        $           565.00
19        $           494.00
20        $           494.00
21        $           494.00

Chino Rheem over 430k…

11.24.13
04:00 pm

 

Photo from Day 1b

Looking to make a deep run into the night, Chino has 430k

41 players left.

Chip counts courtsey of Deepstackspokertour.com

11.24.13
03:49 pm

 Chino Rheem- 358k

David Lau – 315k

Chris Orme – 258k

Sean Hagarty – 242k

Jamie Kerstetter – 207k

Steve Barnes – 200k

Stage starting to get built…

11.24.13
02:55 pm

DeepStacks Poker Tour

It may be early afternoon, but the TV crew has been working to get the table and stage ready for TOMORROW’s TV table.

Free Admission and the show starts at 2pm.