Day 2 of the PokerStars 2020 Spring Championship of Online Poker 97-H: $5,200 PLO [6-Max, Main Event 2nd Chance] starts at 2:15 p.m EST with 21 players returning to claim the title and the first-place prize of $152,011. They are not yet in the money, with 19 players getting paid, which means that two players will have to depart from the field empty-handed.
The chip lead belongs to Chun Lei "SamRostan" Zhou with 5,153,568 and he is followed by Noah "Exclusive" Boeken with 4,096,572. Third in chips is Andrew "ClockWyze" Pantling with 4,050,284, while Espen "locomi" Myrmo (3,579,536) and Andras "probirs" Nemeth (3,492,980) round up the top five.
But the field consists of many other well-known players with lesser stacks like Jean-Francois "bmwmcoupe" Talbot, Konstantin "krakukra" Maslak, Joao "Naza114" Vieira, and Joao "vovo_leo" Studart.
When the players return, action will pick up from Level 21 with the blinds at 20,000/40,000 and the next level will see the blinds' duration increase from 20 to 30 minutes.
The PokerNews live reporting team will be there from the first hand until a winner is crowned, so stay tuned to witness all the action!