Cards are in the air for the first of three starting flights in the $1,650 Main Event at Golden Gates Casino in Black Hawk, CO. Follow coverage on this event from Hold'em Radio's Dan Ross at HPTupdates.com.
New for this trip to Black Hawk is 1+1, one entry and one re-entry per player (per flight) for the HPT Main Event. The previous 30 trips here were unlimited entry during the registration period.
Players open with 30,000 stacks and play 40-minute levels on Day 1. Registration and that single-available re-entry is open through the hour-long dinner break, closing when Level 10 begins at 7:30(ish)pm.
Day 1 play wraps up after 15 40-minute levels, the Bag-n-Tag taking place just shy of Midnight.
There's two more flights, Noon starts for both Friday and Saturday, all following this same format.
Day 2 play begins Sunday at 11am, playing down to the 9-handed final table that is slated to begin Monday at Noon.
Keep an eye on HPTupdates.com to keep up with the action.
Restaurateur Bob Reiter padded his Hendon Mob stats Monday afternoon with a big win in Colorado. The Denver man topped a field of 471 entries at Golden Gates to take home the HPT title along with over $157k. Here's a recap of the final table as told by Dan Ross of Hold'em Radio...Read more