Grand Prix Canada

Grand Prix Canada

13th - 21st Aug 2017
CAD $1,000,000 GTD
($753,665 GTD)

Grand Prix Canada

Grand Prix Canada

13th - 21st Aug 2017
CAD $1,000,000 GTD
($753,665 GTD)

Grand Prix Canada

CAD $1,000,000 GTD 13th - 21st Aug 2017

Grand Prix Canada was the first event of World Cup of Cards, with a huge CAD $1,000,000 Guarantee. An incredible turnout from everyone at Playground in Montreal, Canada - and another success story for Raphael Duval. Duval's previous only cash was CAD $500, now taking down the Grand Prix title and collecting a massive CAD $200,000 to add to his winnings! 

  • Event Winners
    Main Event

    Raphael Duval

    Main Event

    Winning Hand:

    Winners Prize: CAD$200,000

  • Venue

    Playground Poker Club, Montreal, Canada

    Playground Poker Club was established in 2010 and is recognised by poker players all over North America as Canada's Premier Poker Destination. The Club is located less than twenty minutes south of downtown Montreal within the Mohawk Territory of Kahnawake, and is duly licensed by the Kahnawake Gaming Commission (KGC).

    Playground has established itself as a poker club built ‘For Players, By Players’ and is committed to operating a fun and safe gaming environment for players at all levels. Playground offers daily tournaments and cash games that are suited for any player’s comfort level.

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Festival Highlights

Cowie bags the overall chip-lead as Day 1O wraps up

The largest flight of the Grand Prix Canada has come to a close, and from it emerged the new overall chip-leader of current Day 2 qualifiers. After an excellent last two levels of play, Donald Cowie steamrolled through his opposition and wound up bagging a massive 2,250,000 in chips, well ahead of any other qualified stack so far.

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