Event #48: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MONSTER STACK is finally underway and Day 1b starts at 10 a.m. local time. Day 1a drew 2,246 entries. At the end of the day, it was Kfir Ivgi who bagged the biggest stack with 196,700 in chips.
This is the second and last flight. Players will start with 15,000 in chips and will play ten 60-minute levels before bagging for Day 2. There will be a 20-minute break every two levels and a 75-minute dinner break after Level 6 (≈4:40 p.m.) Late registration is expected to close after eight levels, around 8.30 p.m and no reentry is allowed.
Last years, the four-day event attracted 6,717 players to combine for a prize pool worth $9,066,600. Brian Yoon took home his third WSOP gold bracelet, as well as the first-place prize of $1,094,349.
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