That’s all she wrote for today, with the 16 remaining players in today’s $7k Challenge to return tomorrow afternoon to play down to a winner.
A new event on the Star Poker schedule, the $7k Challenge attracted 71 entries including the likes of Daniel Neilson, Jarred Graham, Rory Young, Tom Rafferty, Craig Blight and Billy Argyros.
Most of those are still alive, including WSOP bracelet winner Rory Young who sits atop the chip counts with 154,200. Nine players will make the money when play resumes tomorrow.
The top 5 chip stacks are:
Rory Young – 154,200
Robert Spano – 118,000
Jim Pizainas – 107,300
Dean Boskovic – 92,600
Michael Addamo – 72,900