Only 16 players remain out of 369 entries in WCOOP-71-H: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Super Tuesday SE], $650K Gtd. The biggest stack by a good margin was bagged by Anatoly "NL_Profit" Filatov, who ended the day by knocking out Niklas "Lena900" Astedt to add a large amount of chips to his stack.
The prize pool of $738,000 surpassed the guarantee and while all of the remaining players have locked up $7,103, most of the money will be handed out at the final table, including one player taking the $134,908 first-place prize.
Among the notables to make Day 2 was poker streamer and PokerStars Team Online member Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis, bracelet winner Daniel "Oxota" Dvoress, and Gavin "gavz101" Cochrane.
WCOOP-71-H Day 1 Top Ten Chips
|1||Anatoly "NL_Profit" Filatov||Russia||8,098,199|
|2||Rodrigo "SELOUAN1991" Selouan||Brazil||4,923,152|
|3||Gavin "gavz101" Cochrane||UK||3,923,776|
|5||Andrey "Anjeyyy" Novak||Ukraine||3,155,636|
|6||Will "hellzito" Arruda||Brazil||2,534,706|
|8||Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis||Netherlands||1,461,772|
Day 2 action for WCOOP-71-H: $2,100 NLHE picks up on Sept. 8 at 1:05 p.m. EST, and PokerNews will be there to follow it to the end as they play down to a winner.