Event 1: Day 2 Underway; 177 Remain, 81 pay, $102K Up Top

Event 1: $570 Deep Stack, $300K Gtd
Level 15: 1,500/3,000/500 | Structure | Payouts
Players Remaining: 177/892

From a starting field 892 entries, just 177 remain in Event 1 of the Winter Poker Open, a $570 buy-in No Limit Hold’em Re-Entry tournament. Day 2 is freshly underway and there’s a strong field in contention for the event’s $102,583 first prize.

Day 2 Chip Counts | Table Draws | Payouts

Jim Brinkley

After a huge finish to Flight E, Jim Brinkley leads the way with a stack of 374,000. 2014 WPO Main Event champion A.J. Kelsall sits second with 372,000 while the likes of John Dolan (293,000), John Holley (218,500) and John Racener (165,000) are also toward the top of the counts.

A.J. Kelsall
John Dolan

Today’s play is scheduled to go all the way to a champion and we’ll be here covering the action from now until the last river card hits the felt.