Day 2 of Event #42: $600 Mixed No-Limit Hold'em / Pot-Limit Omaha Deepstack Restarts Today at 12 p.m
The first ever Event #42: $600 Mixed No-Limit Hold'em / Pot-Limit Omaha Deepstack Day 2 is set to kick off at 12 p.m today. Day 1 had a total of 2403 entries with less than 10 percent of the field advancing to Day 2, with only 195 players remaining. Adam Lamphere is leading the pack after bagging 1,870,000 in chips on Day 1.
A few other big stacks in the battle are Caleb Hershey (1,242,000), Dustin Goldklang (1,114,000), Sean Lengendre (886,000), and Fu-Bang Huang (865,000). Caleb Hershey was leading most of the day and battling hard, putting the pressure on near the bubble and showing a massive bluff with nine-high in Omaha.
The 2403 entries created a prizepool of a whopping $1,261,759, with All of the remaining 195 players are guaranteed at least $875 but the ultimate goal is the $194,759 and of course the prestige World Series of Poker gold bracelet. Levels will be 40-minutes today instead of 30, with a 15-minute break after every 3 levels, and a 60-minute dinner break after the 9th level (approximately 6:30 p.m). The planned schedule is to play down to a winner, but there is a chance of the tournament needing an extra day to complete.
Follow updates on PokerNews.com for chip counts and exciting hands throughout the rest of this tournament.