Tuesday 9th May, 2017

Scott Montgomery leads partypoker Million North America, Farrell second

By Mad Harper

Scott Montgomery is leading the partypoker Million North America Main Event with just 37 left; WPT Caribbean champion Niall Farrell is currently second – and the only Brit left.

More partypoker LIVE events coming up soon include partypoker Grand Prix UK (June 22-26), a return visit to Sochi for partypoker Millions Russia (Sept 1-11) and the eagerly-awaited Caribbean Poker Party in November with a total $5,000,000 guaranteed prize pool.

A guaranteed $1m first prize is up for grabs at the Playground Poker Club in Montreal. 2008 WSOP finalist Scott Montgomery, whose lifetime earnings total more than $4.5m, finished the day with 83,450,000 chips, followed by Farrell on 79,000,000.  

Once the players reached the money yesterday, eliminations came quickly and often. Familiar faces to finish in the money included Ryan Riess, Jason Koon, partypoker Ambassador Sam Trickett, High Roller winner Mike McDonald, Marc-Andre Ladouceur, Darren Eliasand Cate Hall.

The remaining players will all be looking to reach the final table and take home the