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Day 1A

ANZPT Gold Coast: Shivan Abdine Leads The Way

The day started with high expectations for 137 entrants to the 2010 ANZPT Gold Coast Main Event and by the end of eight levels of play that number had been reduced to just 69.It was a field of the highest calibre, with multiple ANZPT champions, an Aussie Millions champion, a World Series of Poker br...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on August 11, 2010 2:47 PM

ANZPT Gold Coast: Levels 7&8 (Blinds 400-800, Ante 75)

8:15pm: Da Silva succumbs as Abdine heads the packIn the final stages of play we lost one of the Da Silva brothers as Bruno lost the war with Scott Kerr. Da Silva's final chips were in on the turn on a board of 7♠K♣3♥5♠ holding 6♦3♦ for a pair and straight draw, but he'd need to improve...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on August 11, 2010 9:17 AM

ANZPT Gold Coast: Levels 5&6 (Blinds 200-400, Ante 50)

6:00pm: BreakThe players are now taking their final ten-minute break of the day.5:45pm: Mixed fortunes for two champions"COME ON!!!!!" was the cry heard around the room as Bruno Da Silva had the defending champion Scott Kerr in bad shape. Kerr committed his last chips preflop with A♣K♣, but he...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on August 11, 2010 7:12 AM

ANZPT Gold Coast: Levels 3&4 (Blinds 100-200, Ante 25)

3:45pm: Break TimeThe players are now taking their second ten-minute break of the day.3:34pm: Freeman freedPaul Freeman is free to enjoy his afternoon on the Gold Coast following his recent elimination from the tournament. Freeman made his last stance with A♣J♠ but ran into the dominant A♠[ks...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on August 11, 2010 5:03 AM

ANZPT Gold Coast: Levels 1&2 (Blinds 75-150)

1:35pm: BreakThe players are now off to enjoy their first ten-minute break of the day.1:25pm: Stoltz stays strongAndrew Stoltz appears to still be the big stack of the field with his early double up seeing him sit on 43,000 chips. A couple of PokerStars qualifiers are progressing well with Shivan A...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on August 11, 2010 2:39 AM

ANZPT Gold Coast: Plenty of surf, but where's the sun?

Fresh off the slopes of Queenstown, the best players in Australia and New Zealand have traded skis and snow for surf boards and sand, as the ANZPT heads to the "Sunshine State" for the sixth event of the 2010 Australia and New Zealand Tour.We find ourselves at Jupiters Hotel & Casino...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on August 11, 2010 1:19 AM