2021 World Series of Poker Europe
Event #40: $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Seiver Second in Chips Heading into Day 2 of Event #40: $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Scott Seiver

Welcome to Day 2 of Event #40: $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship. Today, the 71 remaining players plus any new entrants (as late registration is open until the start of the day), will be returning to the Amazon Room at The Rio Hotel and Casino where they will play seven 90-minute levels. There will be a 10-minute break after each level, with a 60-minute dinner break after level 14 (~8:30 p.m. local time (PST)).

This championship event is packed with many notables each looking to make a run at the coveted WSOP gold championship bracelet, along with the first place cash that comes along with it. Top pros Scott Seiver (261,000), Randy Ohel (219,500), David Benyamine (219,000), and Nate Silver (197,000) are all currently in the top ten in chips and positioned to make a deep run in this event.

Top 10 Chip Counts After Day 1

RankPlayerCountryChip Count
1Qinghai PanUnited States373,000
2Scott SeiverUnited States261,000
3Andrew YehUnited States229,500
4Randy OhelUnited States219,500
5David BenyamineFrance219,000
6Marco JohnsonUnited States218,000
7Jerry WongUnited States217,500
8Brett RicheyUnited States215,500
9Jesse KleinUnited States199,500
10Nate SilverUnited States197,000

Reigning Champion Greg Mueller (30,500) made it to day 2 and will be hoping to run his stack up and repeat his 2019 performance. The competition will be fast and fierce and expect non-stop action of highly skilled poker at its best from the start to the very end of this $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship event.

Please stay tuned to PokerNews for all the action and live updates, or live here at The Rio in the Amazon Room where the cards will be back in the air at 2:00 p.m. local time (PST).

Tags: David BenyamineGreg MuellerScott SeiverRandy OhelNate Silver