7 players moved on to day 2 following the completion of the first of three starting flights. The results of those who made the money, as well as the chip counts for those that were able to advance can be found by clicking here.
The title says it all here! The second $175 Main Event satellite of the evening has just kicked off in the tournament ballroom. This satellite will have registration open until 10:15 PM tonight, and at least five more $1,100 seats will be given out tonight. Those seats can be used either tomorrow or Saturday.
Don't forget that the finals for this event are on Sunday, where we will play down to a winner. That player will take home a first place prize of around $100,000, and also earn a seat into the WPT $10,000 LAPC Main Event in late February.
Blinds: 400-800 Average: 43,000
Mark Hamilton - 108,000
Carlos Rodriguez - 78,000
Amit Makhija - 76,000
Eric Hershler - 53,000
Ben Chung - 52,000
Kevin French - 22,000
Peter Hengsakul - 19,000
Daniel Strelitz - 15,000
The schedule for tomorrow will be exact same that we saw here today. The action starts with the $1,100 Main Event second flight starting up at 1 PM. Registration for that flight will be open until 5:30 PM. If you want to try and get into the event on a discounted rate, your final chances will be our $175 satellites at 5 and 8 PM tomorrow.
It will be a big day of poker action, so make sure you don't miss out!
We got off to a good start in this year's LAPO Main Event, as 143 players came out to play the opening flight. That means that the final seven players will be moving on to the finals, with the top 18 finishing in the money tonight. Scroll down for a full breakdown of the payouts, and remember that if you want to join the action, your next shot will be tomorrow at 1 PM!
- 1-7. Advance to Day 2
- 8-11. $2,500
- 12-14 - $2,000
- 15-18. $1,600
We have two more chances today for you guys to get into our $500,000 Guaranteed Main Event for a mere $175. This first satellite of the day will be guaranteeing at least 10 $1,100 seats. Registration for this first satellite will be open until 7:25 PM tonight, with the second satellite coming up at 8 PM tonight.
Good luck players!
Below you will see the second round of player photos here in this first flight of the LAPO Main Event. With one hour left in registration, we have 135 players and counting.
Below you will see our first round of player photos from today's flight. This list includes the defending champion Scott Stewart, who is looking for his third major title here at Commerce!
The first of three starting flights in this massive $500,000 Guaranteed Main Event has just hit it's first break, with 117 players entered so far. Registration will remain open today until 5:30 PM.
Don't forget that if you would like to get into tomorrow or Saturday's flight at a discounted rate, we have $175 satellites running at 5 and 8 PM tonight. Good luck all!
It's time to kick off the final Main Event on the 2017 Calendar here at the Commerce Casino! The LA Poker Open Main Event has just kicked off in the tournament ballroom! This is the first of three $1,100 flights that will be played out over the next three days. The top 5% from each flight will be coming back on Sunday to battle it out to decide who the next Commerce Main Event champion will be!Read More
Event 16 needed exactly 200 players in order for the Guarantee to be met, and that's exactly what they got. 25 players will return tomorrow to try and take down the top prize. Here's a list of the remaining 25 player's chip counts, and the payouts they will be receiving for tomorrow's accomplishments.
71 players came out for Event 8 $350 8 handed No Limit. The final 3 players ended up making a deal based on chip counts, and it was Dale Menghe who had the lead, and took the win. A full list of all of the results can be found by clicking here.
With the new site and new blog, we are still working out some kinks. It has been brought to our attention that some are having a hard time finding the results to Event 2, the $350 Triple Stack $100k Guarantee. While we work to try and make all of the results more accessible, here is a link to Event 2 results. We apologize for any inconvenience, and will strive to make things run smoothly by the time we reach the LAPC.