2021 World Series of Poker Europe End Boss Poker Series BetMGM
Event 55: $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop

Rast Leads The Remaining 37 Players

Brian Rast

Welcome to PokerNews' coverage of Day 2 of the $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop. A field of 48 players is down to just 37 and play today will commence until we reach a final table of nine players, each of whom will be guaranteed $1,109,333. However, this group of elite players and personalities have their eyes set on the World Series of Poker bracelet and the first-place prize of $18,346,673.

After nine levels on Day 1, Brian Rast emerged with the chip lead. He bagged up a stack of 10,710,000 and following him is Phil Hellmuth with 8,395,000. The 11 players who busted yesterday were Justin Smith, Andrew Robl, Jens Kyllönen, Jonathan Duhamel, Paul Phua, Erik Seidel, Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier, Nick Schulman, Eugene Katchalov, Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi and Giovanni Guarascio.

Here is the complete Day 2 table and seat draw:

 Table 445 
1Frederic Banjout7,070,000
2Chamath Palihapitiya635,000
3John Morgan2,000,000
4Ilya Bulychev1,880,000
5Paul Newey3,225,000
6Mike Sexton5,740,000
7Vivek Rajkumar1,270,000
 Table 446 
1Cary Katz2,785,000
2Bill Perkins885,000
3Guy Laliberté6,555,000
4Phil Galfond445,000
5Tom Dwan4,810,000
6Daniel Negreanu470,000
7Mikhail Smirnov4,680,000
 Table 447 
1Tobias Reinkemeier1,220,000
2Noah Schwartz3,120,000
3Richard Yong3,430,000
4Bob Bright3,880,000
5Jason Mercier4,210,000
6Roland De Wolfe2,960,000
7David Einhorn3,795,000
8Phil Ruffin3,750,000
 Table 448 
1Gus Hansen6,800,000
2Haralabos Voulgaris2,250,000
3Brian Rast10,710,000
4Philipp Gruissem3,600,000
5Bobby Baldwin4,225,000
6Rick Salomon3,285,000
7Phil Ivey2,840,000
8Phil Hellmuth8,395,000
 Table 449 
1Antonio Esfandiari6,880,000
2Sam Trickett6,700,000
3Dan Shak3,190,000
4Tom Marchese3,740,000
5Brandon Steven4,770,000
6Ben Lamb5,770,000
7Talal Shankerchi2,760,000

The cards are set to be at 12:00 PM local time, about 10 minutes from now, so be sure to keep it here throughout the day for all of the live updates as we reach the final table!