Event #97 - $160 XL Inferno Tune Up
Days:
1

Event Info

Buy-in $160
Prize Pool $200,000
Players 1,171

Level Info

Level 36
Blinds 175,000 / 350,000
Ante 43,750

"888tonkaaaa" Chips Up

ajlamers • Level 11: 600-1,200, 150 ante

Parker "888tonkaaaa" Talbot called a raise of 2,400 from the big blind. The flop came {10-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}{6-Clubs} and he checked. His opponent bet 3,000 and "888tonkaaaa" called. The turn was a {3-Spades} and he led out for 5,990 forcing his opponent to fold.

"888tonkaaaa" CA
"888tonkaaaa"
CA 35,279 17,104

Chips Are Moving

ajlamers • Level 11: 600-1,200, 150 ante

With late registration nearing the end, players are starting to be a bit more aggressive in order to either chip up or rebuy. One player taking advantage of that is "BRE0206" from Germany, who has vaulted into the chip lead with over 150,000 chips.

"BRE0206" DE
"BRE0206"
DE 155,221
Level:
11
Blinds:
600/1,200
Ante:
150

Bust-Outs and Rebuys are Plentiful

ajlamers • Level 10: 500-1,000, 125 ante

The tournament has seen its fair share of players busting out in the last hour. There are currently only 667 out of 1153 players remaining and there have been over 500 rebuys thus far.

Canadian Contingent

ajlamers • Level 10: 500-1,000, 125 ante

The current leaderboard is full of maple leaf flags, as four of the top ten players are from Canada. Here is a look at who they are:

"Wayne_G99" CA
"Wayne_G99"
CA 121,487
"summertime3" CA
"summertime3"
CA 111,991
"Zebest7r" CA
"Zebest7r"
CA 93,870
"hummylun" CA
"hummylun"
CA 91,305
Level:
10
Blinds:
500/1,000
Ante:
125

"NigDawG" Barking Up the Leaderboard

ajlamers • Level 9: 400-800, 100 ante

Christopher "NigDawG" Brammer has made his way up the leaderboard as he sits with over 70,000 chips.

"NigDawG" GB
"NigDawG"
GB 73,009 38,406

"tutten7" Triples

ajlamers • Level 9: 400-800, 100 ante

Nikals "tutten7' Astedt got all of his 16,000 chips in the middle preflop vs two opponents. "tutten7" was in a dominated position holding {K-Diamonds}{Q-Hearts} vs his opponents {9-Spades}{9-Clubs} and {A-Diamonds}{Q-Spades}. "tutten7" needed to hit a king and indeed he did on the river giving him a full triple up.

"tutten7" SE
"tutten7"
SE 48,600 22,360

Players on Break

ajlamers • Level 9: 400-800, 100 ante

Players are taking a 5-minute break and there is only one hour remaining for late registration and rebuys.

Level:
9
Blinds:
400/800
Ante:
100