The Weekly Review: Bicknell Leads Ladies POY, Fall Super Stack at Deerfoot Returns
The Weekly Review is back with a look into the past week of articles posted on the PokerNews Canada Site.
Here is your Weekly Review for Nov 3, 2019 to Nov 9, 2019.
Bicknell Leading Ladies Player of the Year Race
Canadian Kristen Bicknell is currently the top ranked female tournament poker player in the world at the moment. She leads the likes of Maria Ho, Jessica Dawley, Loni Haywood and Natalie Teh while looking to win female player of the year honours for the second straight year.
Bicknell has now amassed $1.7 million in 29 cashes for her best ever year during 2019.
For a full breakdown of how the GPI Ladies POY is shaping up, please click on the article linked below.
Fall Super Stack at Deerfoot Headlined by $100K Main Event
The Fall Super Stack is on the horizon at Deerfoot Inn & Casino, featuring 12 events across nine days of play from November 9th to November 17th.
The tournament series kicks off with a two flight $380 buy-in Deepstack event on Saturday Nov 9th, followed by the second Day 1 flight on November 10th.
There is a price point for all players in this series with a $100 Rapid Fire Rebuy eventm along with a seniors event and a ladies event.
For the full schedule, please click on the article linked below.
Geoff Hum Beats Star Studded Final Table To Win WPT Montreal
The $3,300 Main Event from the World Poker Tour Montreal has come to a conclusion from Playground Poker Club with Canadian Geoff Hum outlasting a total field of $1,109 to collect the $500,000 first prize.
Hum got to heads up play with American, Adedapo Ajayi after the likes of four well-known pros hit the rails. Joe Cheong (USA), Mike Watson (CAN), Kristen Bicknell (CAN), and Martin Jacobson (SWE) all made the six-handed TV final table but managed to be outlasted by Ajayi and Hum.
For the full article please click on the link below
'GreekPro11' Final Tables Sunday Million
This past Sunday had a couple of big scores from Canadian online grinders but the top score went to 'GreekPro47' who managed to make the final table in the $109 Sunday Million over on PokerStars. They managed a fifth place finish for $33,178.
"Dick Hurtz" managed to win the Mini Sunday Million for Canada, winning $9,111 and "maxtack11" also had a big score of $39,151 in the $2,100 buy in Sunday High Roller.
For the full article please click on the link below.