World Series of Poker at Bally’s and Paris Las Vegas is primed and ready for the players of Event #18 $1,000 Freezeout No-Limit Holdem to return to the felt to battle it out on Day 2. The chip leader going into today's field of 203 is James Little who find himself in great position having bagged over 75 big blinds (765,000) .
A handful of notable names managed to survive to Day 2. Shaun Deeb (395,000), Ben Yu (270,000), Yaser Al-Keliddar (185,000) and Ismael Bojang (375,000) are all in contention to add to their current bracelet tallies.
Some 2,663 players competed on Day 1, creating a $2,370,070 prize pool, of which $330,057 is earmarked for the eventual winner. Only 203 players remain in the hunt for this event's gold bracelet, all of which are in the money.
Play resumes soon at 12:00 p.m. local time starting at Level 18 with blinds of 5,000/10,000 with a 10,000 big blind ante. Levels are 40 minutes long with a 20-minute break between every three and play will continue until a champion is crowned.
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Ben YuIsmael BojangJames LittleShaun DeebYaser Al-Keliddar