An hour to go on the start of redbetLIVE at Dragonara: Event #4!
We’re here, chilling in the sun on the balcony whilst a few early birds play some cash poker in the corner.
Event starts in 60 mins with a €200 buyin, €10k guarantee, 30k starting stack (double chance format) and a super gentle blind structure over two days (Day 2 Sunday 3rd Sept at 1pm).
Late reg on this event is until midnight at if you reg at the last minute, you’ll have 25 big blinds.
Lvl 1 – 25/50 – 13 players
Clock starts at 19:36 with 13 player from all over the place.
We have a few redbet VIP online qualifiers this event. They can be spotted in their beautiful and quality redbet hoodies.
Malta local suspicious character Phil Pearson has already declared his intention to steal a hoody, so no one leave theirs unattended.
Lvl 2 – 50/100 – 21 players
We’re up to 3 tables here as this tournament is run nine-handed for players’ comfort.
There is a decent bit of chip splashing going on as players take advantage of the extra bit of fun provided by the double-chance format.
You can go all in and lose once and still not be eliminated from the tournament!
There are a couple of British players in the mix here tonight; who’s watching the football? Malta or England to win?
Lvl 3 – 75/150 – 23 players
The field is growing and the beats are happening as we’ve had one re-entry already!
Break 15 mins
Football on the telly, deepstack poker underway, what more do we need from a Friday evening?
Lvl 4 – 100/200 – 25/28 players
The menus are out here because obviously we need a snack whilst we’re playing poker, drinking beer and watching football.
It’s a hard life, but someone has to do it.
Lvl 5 – 100/200/25 – 24/28 players
Another elimination as we go into level 5.
Late reg available until the end of level 9 which is approximately midnight.
Lvl 6 – 150/300/25 – 23/31 players
We’re at level six and no-one has had their hoody stolen yet.
The redbet online qualifiers are doing well so far with 5/6 still in. One is contemplating between a cash game and a re-entry. Decisions, decisions…
BREAK – 15mins
Busy here with the third cash poker table opening.
Lvl 8 – 250/500/50 – 22/31 players
Lvl 9 300/600/50 – 20/33 players
Break – 15mins
Lvl 10 – 400/800/100 – 18/33 players
18 players remaining as we go into the last three levels of day one.
There’s been a few re-entries, a few beers and there’s two cash tables running.
Lvl 11 – 500/1000/100 – 17/33 players
Last two levels of the day and the redbet online qualifiers are planning their night out in Malta’s legendary Paceville in an hour when Day 1 finishes.
They have a boat trip at 9:30 tomorrow… is this a good idea??
Lvl 12 – 600/1200/100 – 15/33
Play closes on level 12 with 15 players remaining.
Day2 starts at blind levles 800/1600/200 at 1pm on Sunday.