Category: BOA Day 2

Level 30 Begins (Two Players Remain)

Level: 30 Blinds: 50,000/100,000 with a 15,000 ante Players: 2/358 Blinds increase to 50,000-100,000 with a 15,000 ante for the start of Level 30 at the final table of the DSPT Battle of Alberta Calgary Main Event. There are now just two players remaining in the hunt to be the next DSPT...

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Final Table is Set at DSPT Battle of Alberta Calgary – Roman Brar Leads Final Nine

We are down to the final nine players remaining in the DSPT Battle of Alberta Calgary Main Event after 77 returned for Day 2 here at Grey Eagle Resort and Casino in Canada. The chip leader at the end of play is Roman Brar (pictured) with a stack of 3,641,000. Brar scored multiple double eliminations after the dinner break tonight to completely run away with the chip lead. Tank Vander is second in chips with 1,715,000, and Thomas Taylor rounds out the top three with 1,558,000. Taylor will be appearing at his third DSPT final table in Alberta on Monday. He took sixth place at the Calgary Spring Main Event earlier this year, and ninth place at the Calgary Spring Main Event in 2016. DSPT Regular Mike Smith is also at the final table, and he will be looking to win his second DSPT title tomorrow. Smith won the DSPT Edmonton Fall Main Event back in 2015. Here is a look at the seating chart with chip counts for Monday’s final table. Seat 1: Joel Bullock – 363,000 Seat 2: Bucky Edraki – 497,000 Seat 3: Rene Berube – 1,220,000 Seat 4: Tank Vander – 1,715,000 Seat 5: Garth Cave – 708,000 Seat 6: Jimmy Lee – 463,000 Seat 7: Thomas Taylor – 1,558,000 Seat 8: Mike Smith – 615,000 Seat 9: Roman Brar – 3,641,000 The top 45 players made the money...

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Jordan Johnstone Eliminated in 10th Place by Tank Vander

Level: 24 Blinds: 12,000/24,000 with a 4,000 ante Players: 9/358 Jordan Johnstone (pictured) moves all in preflop for a little less than 200,000 from middle position, and Tank Vander calls to cover him on the big blind. The two players then flip over their cards. Vander: A♣K♠ Johnstone: A♦2♦ Board: 10♠10♦7♠8♣K♣ Johnstone is eliminated in 10th place, good for $10,320, and Vander stacks up 1,715,000 after collecting the pot. The final table is now set, and play has come to a close on Day 2. Stay tuned for chip counts and a recap of the day. Tank Vander – 1,715,000 (71 bb) Jordan Johnstone – Eliminated in 10th Place...

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Level 24 Begins (10 Players Remain)

Level: 24 Blinds: 12,000/24,000 with a 4,000 ante Players: 10/358 Blinds increase to 12,000-24,000 with a 4,000 ante for the start of Level 24 on Day 2 at the DSPT Battle of Alberta Calgary Main Event. There are now 10 players remaining in the hunt to make the final table of...

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Joel Bullock Doubles Thru Thomas Taylor

Level: 23 Blinds: 10,000/20,000 with a 3,000 ante Players: 10/358 Joel Bullock moves all in preflop for 192,000 from middle position, and Thomas Taylor calls to cover him on the big blind. The two players then table their cards. Bullock: 10♣10♠ Taylor:  A♣K♥ Board: Q♣J♦7♥K♠9♣ Taylor hits a king on the river to take the lead, but Bullock makes a straight on the river to win the hand and double up with 444,000. Taylor still holds 1.5 million after the hand. Joel Bullock – 444,000 (22 bb) Thomas Taylor – 1,500,000 (75...

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