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GPL Results, Standings, and Schedule After Week 3: New York and Sao Paulo Do Well

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  • Results, standings, and schedule following Week 3 of Season 1 of the Global Poker League.

Welcome to the weekly rundown of the Global Poker League here on PokerNews. In this space, all of the past week's results from the GPL will be listed, followed by league standings and a look at the following week's schedule.

Both the New York Rounders and the Sao Paulo Metropolitans were the big gainers this week in the Americas Conference, as each team posted 15 points. That enabled the Rounders to surge past the Montreal Nationals into first place with 40 points, while the Metropolitans moved out of the basement and into fifth. For the Rounders, it was the brothers Kenney doing work as Tyler Kenney placed first and second in a pair of six-match matches while Bryn Kenney salvaged three points in a 2-1 loss to Pascal Lefrancois in the heads-up portion. Tyler Kenney's six-max loss came at the hands of Felipe Mojave, who also posted a first and a second in the two matches, and Joao Bauer rounded out the scoring for the Metropolitans in a 2-1 loss to Jonathan Little.

Maria Ho's L.A. Sunset were the low-scoring team of Week 3 in the Americas. After a poor fifth-place showing by Eugene Katchalov in a six-max match, Ho tried to right the ship herself but could only repeat the finish. Katchalov then fell 2-1 to Faraz Jaka to make it a five-point week for the Sunset, who slipped from third to fourth.

In the EurAsia Conference, the Moscow Wolverines remain in third place after a 16-point week but are now five points back of the first-place Paris Aviators after being 11 back following Week 2. Andrey Pateychuk got first and third in a pair of six-match matches and Sergey Lebedev topped Timothy Adams 2-1 in the heads-up match.

The Berlin Bears, meanwhile, slipped behind the still-winless Rome Emperors and into last place in the EurAsia after a dismal four-point showing left them with just 22 for the season, worst in the entire GPL. The culprit this week was again Dan Cates, who followed up a poor Week 1 showing with six-max finishes of fifth and six before falling 2-1 to Randy Lew. Widely considered one of the stronger teams after the draft, the Bears have their work cut out for them.

Week 3 Results

Match 16-Max  
1Andrey PateychukMoscow Wolverines7
2Max PescatoriRome Emperors5
3Raiden KanHong Kong Stars3
4Liv BoereeLondon Royals2
5Dan CatesBerlin Bears1
6Fabrice SoulierParis Aviators0
Match 26-Max  
1Liv BoereeLondon Royals7
2Weiyi ZhangHong Kong Stars5
3Andrey PateychukMoscow Wolverines3
4Max PescatoriRome Emperors2
5Fabrice SoulierParis Aviators1
6Dan CatesBerlin Bears0
Match 36-Max  
1Tyler KenneyNew York Rounders7
2Felipe MojaveSao Paulo Metropolitans5
3Mike McDonaldMontreal Nationals3
4Jonathan DuhamelLas Vegas Moneymakers2
5Eugene KatchalovL.A. Sunset1
6Anton WiggSan Francisco Rush0
Match 46-Max  
1Felipe MojaveSao Paulo Metropolitans7
2Tyler KenneyNew York Rounders5
3Anton WiggSan Francisco Rush3
4Jake CodyLas Vegas Moneymakers2
5Maria HoL.A. Sunset1
6Mike McDonaldMontreal Nationals0
Match 5Heads-Up  
Randy LewHong Kong Stars26
Dan CatesBerlin Bears13
Match 6Heads-Up  
George DanzerParis Aviators39
Igor KurganovLondon Royals00
Match 7Heads-Up  
Sergey LebedevMoscow Wolverines26
Timothy AdamsRome Emperors13
Match 8Heads-Up  
Joao BauerSao Paulo Metropolitans13
Jonathan LittleLas Vegas Moneymakers26
Match 9Heads-Up  
Eugene KatchalovL.A. Sunset13
Faraz JakaSan Francisco Rush26
Match 10Heads-Up  
Pascal LefrancoisMontreal Nationals26
Bryn KenneyNew York Rounders13


Americas Conference   
1New York Rounders404
2Montreal Nationals384
3Las Vegas Moneymakers311
4L.A. Sunset282
5Sao Paulo Metropolitans281
6San Francisco Rush243
EurAsia Conference   
1Paris Aviators404
2Hong Kong Stars373
3Moscow Wolverines354
4London Royals283
5Rome Emperors270
6Berlin Bears221

Next Week's Schedule

DateTime (ET)Match
April 2612 p.m.Eurasia 6-Max
 1:40 p.m.Eurasia 6-Max
 3:30 p.m.Americas 6-Max
 5:10 p.m.Americas 6-Max
April 2712 p.m.Moscow Wolverines vs. London Royals
 2:30 p.m.Paris Aviators vs. Hong Kong Stars
 5 p.m.Rome Emperors vs. Berlin Bears
April 281 p.m.San Francisco Rush vs. Sao Paulo Metropolitans
 3:30 p.m.L.A. Sunset vs. New York Rounders
 6 p.m.Las Vegas Moneymakers vs. Montreal Nationals

For full match replays or highlight videos, check out the official GPL website.

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