Monday November 23,2015 : MAHONEY TAKES WPT MONTREAL TITLE

10 hours of gruelling heads-up play.

Jared Mahoney has won the World Poker Tour (WPT) Montreal title defeating three-time WPT finalist Darryll Fish after almost 10 hours in heads-up play.

The event attracted a field of 697 hopefuls, creating a prize pool of CAD$2.3 million which played down to a final 6-seat table over seven days.

Mahoney bested the final table for a payday of CAD$453,122, the title, a US $15,400 seat into the WPT Tournament of Champions, a special Championship belt from Playground Poker, and a Hublot Oceanographic 4000 watch.

“I knew it was going to be extremely tough,” Mahoney, who entered the final table last in chips, but I knew from the beginning that I was going to go for first place.”

Final table payouts were:

1    Jared Mahoney    CAD $453,122
2    Darryll Fish    CAD $304,343
3    Rainer Kempe     CAD $195,940
4    Brian Altman     CAD $144,780
5    Carter Swidler    CAD $108,410
6    A.J. Gambino    CAD $87,520