Nine of poker’s best players come back today for Day 3 of Event #49: $10,000 Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Championship. Today’s restart commences at 2 p.m., at the outer feature tables of the Amazon Room. Play will resume with Level 18, with the limits at 20,000/40,000 and just two of the final nine have more than one million chips.
Those two players are George Wolff (1,380,000) and Luke Schwartz (1,310,000), who finished Day 2 in a virtual tie for the chip lead. Behind them is Mark Gregorich (794,000), and Wolff, Schwartz, and Gregorich, who already has six cashes at the 2019 WSOP, are the only players left in the field that don’t already own a WSOP bracelet.
The remainder of the field is loaded with former WSOP champions, including Brian Hastings (528,000), Calvin Anderson (519,000), Daniel Ospina (507,000), Johannes Becker (399,000), Mike Gorodinsky (364,000) and Yueqi Zhu (197,000). Ospina has already come close to a bracelet win at the 2019 WSOP, finishing second in the $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship.
The road to the bracelet and the $273,336 first-prize is certain to be tough for whoever emerges from this loaded field. Follow the PokerNews live reporting team throughout the day as Event #49: $10,000 Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw continues.
|Amazon||2||2||Calvin Anderson||United States||519,000|
|Amazon||2||4||Mike Gorodinsky||United States||364,000|
|Amazon||2||5||Lukas Schwartz||United Kingdom||1,310,000|
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|Amazon||3||1||George Wolff||United States||1,380,000|
|Amazon||3||4||Brian Hastings||United States||528,000|
|Amazon||3||5||Mark Gregorich||United States||794,000|