Wednesday July 12, 2017 at 3:27 pm
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The second day of the 2017 WSOP Main Event played out flights Day 2A and 2B. Only 1,100 players advanced to Day 3 from those two flights. At the end of the night, the United Kingdom's Lawrence Bayley bagged up the most chips with 618K. Mickey Craft was second with 608K. Former champs Greg Raymer and Joe Hachem advanced to Day 3, along with Jon Duhamel. Defending champion Qui Nguyen's reign officially ended when he busted on Day 2. On Wednesday, Day 2C will kick off at noon with approximately 3,300 runners still alive in the third and final leg of Day 2.

Qui Nguyen Out
Defending champ busto on Day 2A/2B. (Pic by Drew Amato; courtesy of @wsop on Instagram)

The Main Event field got a little bit smaller on Tuesday. Two flights consisting of Day 2 runners went to the felt. And only 1,100 survived out of the 2,219 runners who returned.

Lawrence Bayley from the U.K. is the big stack with 618K. The only other player with at least 600K is Mickey Craft.

A pair of former Main Event champs are still left in the hunt... Greg 'Fossilman' Raymer, Joe Hachem, and Jon Duhamel.

Defending champ Qui Nguyen failed to advance to Day 3. And once again, we will not have repeat champs at the WSOP Main Event.

Event #73 $10,000 NL Main Event CHAMPIONSHIP - Day 2A/2B Results

Roughly half the field survived the cut out of the 2,219 returning players on Day 2A/2B.

So far, the top 5 in chips... Lawrence Bayley, Mickey Craft, Sergio Castelluccio, Michael Sklenicka, and Joe Connor. Rounding out the top 10... Jessica Ngu, Koen Breed, Grayson Rampage, Larry Smalley, and Jared Hamby.

Notables who advanced to Day 3 included... Andrew Barber, Marvin Rettenmaier, Charlie Carrel, Mike Gorodinsky, Henry Tran, Kenny Hallaert, Tex Barch, Eric Sfex, Melanie Weisner, Paul Sexton, Sam Grafton, Ryan D'Angelo, Peter Eichhardt, All Le, Juha Helpi, Doug Polk, Morten Mortensen, Jon Little, Niall Farrell, Jameson Painter, Mike Matusow, Hasan Habib, Christoph Vogelsang, Alex Queen, Chris Vitch, Fabrice Soulier, Andy Frankenberger, Max Pescatori, Scott Seiver, Jordan Morgan, Louis Linard, Antoine, Saout, Joe Hachem, Andrew Lichtenberger, Greg Raymer, Barry Greenstein, Adrian Mateos, Nick Schulman, Eoghan O'Dea, Pierre Neuville, Scott Lazar, Tyler Patterson, Jon Duhamel, Billy Baxter, Jason Lester, Adam Horowitz, Arnaud Matterm, Chip Jett, and Barry Shulman.

Notables who went busto on Day 2A/2B included... Qui Nguyen, Martin Jaconsen, Robert Varkonyi, Jessica Dawley, Alexis Gillbard, Donkey Bomber, Jen Shahade, Ana Marquez, Phil Laak, Cary Katz, Gina Bacon, Thayer Rasmussen, Layne Flack, Dong Guo, Ole Schemion, Matt Vengrin, Gene Todd, Jack Salter, Neil Blumenfield, Gaelle Baumann, Ronnie Bardah, and Shannon Shorr.

2017 WSOP $10,000 NL MAIN EVENT CHAMPIONSHIP

Entrants: 7,221

Prize Pool: $67,877,400

Payouts: 1,084

 

Final Table Payouts:

1. $8,150,000

2. $4,700,000

3. $3,500,000

4. $2,600,000

5. $2,000,000

6. $1,675,000

7. $1,425,000

8. $1,200,000

9. $1,000,000

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