Today's PLO event has attracted a field of 141 players, with the winner to collect $17,625 for their efforts.
It's also worth noting that chip leader Tam Truong won this event at the recent Australasian Poker Championships here at The Star in March.
Can he go back to back?
We.come to our coverage of the PLO final table here at the 2016 Sydney Championships. Play has just begun with the final nine as follows
Seat 1: Dillon Hall - 165,000
Seat 2: Michael Tran - 140,000
Seat 3: Richard Olencewicz - 80,000
Seat 4: Tam Truong - 340,000
Seat 5: Scarf Marous - 75,000
Seat 6: Josh Barrett - 280,000
Seat 7: Jun Wang - 140,000
Seat 8: George Flowentzou - 125,000
Seat 9: Geoffrey Henshaw - 90,000
Blinds are at 3,000/6,000