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Event #60: $50,000 Poker Players Championship

Welcome to Day 3 of Event #60: $50,000 Poker Players Championship

Dan Cates is among the big stacks for Day 3

Arguably the most exciting mixed game contest of the year continues it's pursuit to crown the champion of Event #60: $50,000 Poker Players Championship, which recommences at 2 p.m. PT in the Amazon Tan section.

Spectators on the rail can watch the action from a few meters away where they will see some of the biggest names in the world of poker do what they do best.

Three-time WSOP bracelet winner Paul Volpe leads the way and he is the only player with a seven-figure stack so far (1,092,000). Close behind are Dan Cates (944,000), Adam Friedman (913,000), and Alex Livingston (872,000), who are all just one scooped pot away from taking over the lead.

$50K Poker Players Championship Day 2 Top 10 Chip Counts

RankPlayerCountryChip Count
1Paul VolpeUnited States1,092,000
2Dan CatesUnited States944,000
3Adam FriedmanUnited States913,000
4Alex LivingstonCanada872,000
5Chris VitchUnited States849,000
6George AlexanderUnited States820,000
7Brian RastUnited States790,000
8Yuval BronshteinIsrael775,000
9Chad CampbellUnited States764,000
10Nick SchulmanUnited States723,000

Other big names in contention in a field filled with mixed game aficionados include Yuval Bronshtein, Nick Schulman, Eli Elezra, Josh Arieh, Daniel Negreanu, Ben Lamb, Bryce Yockey, Anthony Zinno and the 2019 WSOP Player of the Year Robert Campbell to name all but a few.

They will all aim to navigate their way through the nine different game variants and move on to Day 4, which is expected to reach the money bubble.

Day 3 will play six levels of 140 minutes and there will be a 15-minute break after every level. A 60-minute dinner break will occur upon the completion of Level 4.

Stay tuned to find out who remains in contention for the title of Poker Players Champion and has his name engraved on the unique Chip Reese Memorial Trophy.

The PokerNews live reporting team will be on the floor to provide all the action from start to finish.

Tags: Adam FriedmanAlex LivingstonAnthony ZinnoBen LambBrian RastBryce YockeyChad CampbellChris VitchDan CatesDaniel NegreanuEli ElezraGeorge AlexanderJosh AriehNick SchulmanPaul VolpeRobert CampbellYuval Bronshtein