Diamond Poker Classic

2017 Diamond Poker Classic

June 6–10, 2017
$500,000 estimated prize pool

If you’re unbreakable at the table, register to play for the estimated $500,000 Prize Pool!

Registration opens April 28!

  1. Tuesday June 6th: Single Table Satellite Extravaganza!!!! Single table satellites will be offered for all of our major events ($400, $600, $800 & $1100 events) from 4:00p.m – 1:00a.m.

  2. Wednesday June 7th: $350 +$50 No Limit Hold’em Freeze Out (210 players at one time max) (10,000 Starting Chips/30 min levels). Re-entry event Tournament start time- 12:00p.m.

  3. Thursday June 8th: $540+$60 No Limit Hold’em Freeze out (210 players at one time max) (10,000 Starting Chips/30 min levels). Re-entry event Tournament start time 12:00p.m

  4. Friday June 9th: $720+$80 No Limit Hold’em Freeze out Knock-out event (210 players at one time max) (10,000 Starting Chips/ 30 min levels) Re-entry event. $620 of the buy-in goes to the prize pool and $100 of the buy-in goes to the knock-out pool. Players will receive $100 for each knock-out (Tournament start time 12:00pm)

  5. Saturday June 10th: $1000+$100 No Limit Hold’em Freeze out (210 player max) (15,000 Starting Chips/30 min levels). Tournament start time 12:00p.m.

There will be a maximum of 210 players playing at any given time. Entries may exceed 210 overall due to re-entries. Players who re-enter any event will receive a full starting chip stack.

Waiting lists will be taken for all events once capacity is reached.
Players that are eliminated in the first 4 levels of play will be allowed to re-enter the tournament by fully paying the buy-in and registration. (Depending on available seats) Players who are on the waiting list will be seated before players that are eliminated from the tournament.

Approximately 10% of the field will be paid for all Diamond Poker Classic events

  • Buy-in and registration must be paid in full to secure a seat in all events.

Single table satellites available for all major freeze out events:

  • Single Table Satellite $350+50 = $50 buy-in (First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $350+$50 Freeze Out
  • Single Table Satellite $540+$60 = $70 buy- in First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $540+$60 Freeze out)
  • Single Table Satellite $720+$80 = $90 buy- in First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $720+$80 Freeze out)  
  • Single Table Satellite $1000+ $100 =$120 buy- in First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $1000+$100 Freeze out.
  • Extreme satellites will also be offered upon request for all freeze out events.
  • Players may register with cash/casino chips or credit card up to the day prior to the event. Day of players must use cash or casino chips.
  • Players must show valid government ID when purchasing/picking up tickets.

Management reserves the right to alter this format.

Results from Wednesday, June 7, 2017

DIAMOND POKER CLASSIC
$400 NO LIMIT HOLD ’EM FREEZOUT

1st

Michael Bajona, Saskatoon SK

$11,573

2nd

Shannon Vargo, Saskatoon SK

$7498

3rd

Trevor Evenson, Regina SK

$5160

4th

Ling Zhang, Saskatoon SK

$3757

5th

Jody Fayant, Edmonton AB

$2880

6th

Tyler Bonkowski, Regina SK

$2311

7th

Curtis Mason, Airdrie AB

$1929

8th

Senad Selimanovic, Regina SK

$1666

9th

Michael Marwick, Pense SK

$1479

10th

Bob Mullen, Fort Qu’Appelle SK

$1342

11th

Jeff Pritchard, Saskatoon SK

$1241

12th

Joel Gagnon, Regina SK

$1164


Entrants – 120
Prize Pool: $42,000


Results From Thursday, June 8, 2017

DIAMOND POKER CLASSIC
$
600 NO LIMIT HOLD’EM FREEZE OUT RESULTS

1st

Chase Johnston, Regina SK

$15,617

2nd

Dan Lamb, Regina SK

$10,167

3rd

Cody Beach, Moose Jaw SK

$7041

4th

Ferosh Tailor, Winnipeg MB

$5165

5th

Brent Ober, Regina SK

$3992

6th

Aaron Chuley, Regina SK

$3232

7th

Chris Bowers, Swift Current SK

$2721

8th

Glen Adams, Lethbridge AB

$2369

9th

Cory Douglas, Regina SK

$2119

10th

Wes Gelowitz, Regina SK

$1936

11th

Kim McClymont

$1801



Entrants – 104
Total Prize Pool: $56,160


Results From Friday, June 9, 2017

DIAMOND POKER CLASSIC
$8
00 NO LIMIT HOLD’EM FREEZE OUT RESULTS

1st

John Ludwig, Lampman SK

$19,820

2nd

Sheldon Birkeland, Regina SK

$12,839

3rd

Pak Chan, Saskatoon SK

$8835

4th

Kyle Irvine, Regina Beach SK

$6433

5th

Anthony Cullingworth, Saskatoon SK

$4931

6th

Tyler Bonkowski, Regina SK

$3957

7th

James Pavlenko, Winnipeg MB

$3304

8th

Devin Woloshyn, Regina SK

$2852

9th

Paul Weenusk, Oxford House MB

$2532

10th

Daniel Lamb, Regina SK

$2298

11th

John Hashem, Regina SK

$2125

12th

Doug Zsunich, Kenaston SK

$1994


Entrants - 116
Prize money – $71,920
Bounties - $11,600
Total prize pool - $83,520


Results From Saturday, June 10, 2017

DIAMOND POKER CLASSIC
$1,1
00 NO LIMIT HOLD’EM FREEZE OUT RESULTS

1st

Doug McGinnis, Calgary AB

$28,644

2nd

Joe Ranalli, Regina SK

$18,647

3rd

Patz McMillan, Kamsack SK

$12,913

4th

Edward Yaknovich, Benito MB

$9472

5th

Derek Houle, Regina SK

$7332

6th

Sheldon Kent, Black River MB

$5927

7th

Trevor Norlander, Saskatoon SK

$4991

8th

Adrian Baran, Saskatoon SK

$4345

9th

Kyle Irvine, Regina Beach SK

$3885

10th

Barry Hagemeister, Medicine Hat AB

$3551

11th

Sheldon Birkeland, Regina SK

$3303




Entrants – 103
Total Prize Pool - $103,000

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