After just under 6 hours of play, the returning 160 players are down to just 9 left in WCOOP-91-L: $55 NLHE [8-Max, NLHE Main Event] after two players busted, one from each table, on the final hand before the break. "pagan_junior" wasn't involved in either final hand, but still managed to retain the lead to end the day, despite both the 2nd and 3rd place stacks picking up chips at the end.
"pagan_junior" jumped into the lead later in the day, solidifying the lead with a flopped set of nines against "HI_IH_IH" for nearly 240 million near the end of Level 58. It was "rickiolsen1988" and "Castanella" who spent most of the time battling with them for the lead, and prior to the final few levels of the night, the lead changed hands a few times between the three.
WCOOP-91-L Final Table Stacks
That's a wrap for Day 3 of WCOOP-91-L: $55 NLHE [8-Max, NLHE Main Event]. There are still 9 players remaining to vie for the top prize of $193,654, and they will come back on September 15th at 13:05 ET to finish it out and crown a WCOOP Main Event champ. The PokerStars WCOOP 2021 is winding down, but head to the Hub to get all the series results and see what's left on the schedule.
There is still more than $640,000 of the $2,014,550 prize pool left to play for on the final table. Come back here to PokerNews tomorrow for all the final table action in WCOOP-91-L: $55 NLHE [8-Max, NLHE Main Event].