2021 World Series of Poker Europe
Event #51: $3,000 6-Handed No-Limit Hold'em
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Jun Obara Bags Top Stack After Day 1 of Event #51: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed

• Nível 21: 10,000-25,000, 25,000 ante
Jun Obara

Day 1 of Event #51: $3,000 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed is in the books after 21 levels of play. The event attracted a massive field of 997 poker enthusiasts but only 41 of them were able to find a bag for Day 2.

The Amazon room was packed with many notables and at the end of the day, it was Jun Obara who bagged the chip lead with an impressive stack of 3,010,000, the only stack above the 3 million mark.

Following behind Obara was Rostyslav Sabishchenko (2,020,000), Tuan Phan (2,000,000), John Gallaher (1,700,000), and Brian Rast (1,665,000).

Event #51: $3,000 6-Handed NLHE Day 1 Top 10 Chip Counts

RANKPLAYERCountryCHIP COUNTBig Blinds
1Jun ObaraJapan3,010,000100
2Rostyslav SabishchenkoUkraine2,020,00067
3Tuan PhanUnited States2,000,00067
4John GallaherUnited States1,700,00057
5Brian RastUnited States1,665,00056
6Uri ReichensteinIsrael1,660,00055
7Jon VallinasSpain1,655,00055
8Matthew SchwaglerUnited States1,475,00049
9Lachezar PetkovBulgaria1,415,00047
10Manig LoeserGermany1,375,00046

Other notables who made a Day 2 birth include Chad Norton (1,090,000). Norton, who just won his first WSOP bracelet in Event #46: $800 No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack, will look to go for gold in back-to-back events in his first two WSOP live events, Alex Kulev (1,055,000), as well WSOP bracelet winners Manig Loeser (1,375,000), Sejin Park (920,000), and Alan Sternberg (505,000).

The remaining 42 players have all locked up at least $10,803, but everyone will have their eyes on the top prize of $474,102 and the prestigious WSOP gold bracelet.

Event #51: $3,000 6-Handed No-Limit Hold'em Remaining Payouts

PositionPrize
1$474,102
2$293,102
3$201,913
4$141,478
5$100,827
6$73,107
7$53,946
8-9$40,525
10-12$31,002
13-18$24,160
19-24$19,187
25-30$15,534
31-36$12,826
37-42$10,803

The remaining players will return to the Amazon Room on Wednesday, October 27th at 2 p.m. local time to continue to battle it out. Action resumes at Level 22, which features blinds of 15,000/30,000/30,000 and play will conclude when a champion is crowned.

Tags: Alan SternbergChad NortonJun ObaraLachezar PetkovManig LoeserSejin Park