The noon flight of Event #1: $365 No-Limit Hold'em concluded early. The 334 entries were whittled down to 40 (12% of the field) and play was stopped. There are 20 minutes left in level 16.
Here are the chip counts at the end of the flight:
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Late registration and re-entry have closed in the evening flight of Event #1: $365 No-Limit Hold’em re-entry. Here's how the event stacks up so far:
Noon flight entries: 334
5 p.m. flight entries: 252
Total entries: 587
With two more starting flights tomorrow, this event looks like it’s going to smash the $200,000 guarantee.
The noon flight currently has 56 players left with just about 3 levels to play.
Posted at 7:29 PM
The 5 p.m. flight of Event #1: $365 No-Limit Hold'em re-entry recently got started with about 120 players, and more taking their seats.
And in the noon flight, 117 players remain out of 334 entries. Players who bust out can re-enter into the 5 p.m. flight until the end of Level 4, at about 7:15 p.m.
Posted at 5:16 PM
Registration has closed in the the first flight of Event #1: $365 No-Limit Hold'em Re-entry.
The numbers so far:
The numbers so far:
- Entries: 334
- Players Remaining: 270
- 12 more levels to play before bagging tonight.
- 3 more starting flights
- Prize pool - $200,000 Guaranteed
Posted at 2:24 PM
The first two levels are complete in the re-entry event at the Bike. The clock shows 222 entries so far, and it looks like the tournament will have no trouble at all surpassing the $200,000 guarantee.
Late registration and re-entry are still open in this flight for another hour, and the second flight begins this evening at 5 p.m. And of course, there are two more starting flights tomorrow.
Among the faces in the field so far, one stands out at any WSOP Circuit event - Alex Masek (pictured) hold the record for most career Circuit rings, with 8, and he seeks to extend that record here today.
Posted at 1:05 PM
Welcome to the WSOP Circuit at the Bicycle Casino!
The first ring event just got underway. This is a $365 No-Limit Hold'em Re-entry event with four starting flights (today at noon, today at 5 p.m., Sunday at noon, and Sunday at 5 p.m.)
Here are the relevant details for the event:
· $200,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
· 10,000 in starting chips
· Levels are 30 minutes on Day 1.
· Players will bag after 16 levels today (about 8:30 p.m. for the noon flight, and about 1:30 a.m. for the evening flight).
· There will be breaks after levels 4, 8, and 12
· Late registration is open until the end of the first break (roughly 2:15 p.m. for the noon flight, and 7:15 p.m. for the later flight).
· Players are limited to one bullet per flight.
· Players who bag will return for Day 2 at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 9.
Later this evening, there’s also a satellite to next week’s Main Event. The buyin is $230 (with re-entry), and three seats are guaranteed. It’s scheduled to begin at 8:30 p.m. The Bike will be running these satellites every night through March 12.
Posted at 12:21 PM