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Jared Hemingway Leads Closing 17 in Inaugural Texas Speak $1M GTD Foremost Occasion

Jared Hemingway remains in contention in Texas.

Day 2 of the Lone Famous particular person Poker Assortment Texas Speak Foremost Occasion at Champions Poker Club was one to be aware as 218 hopefuls started daydreaming of the massive prize. When the mud settled at the discontinue of the day after 14 hours of play, just correct 17 remained.

Leading the manner in chips to total the day was Jared Hemingway who bagged 11,325,000. He started to build up a colossal stack with eight tables left as his chip counts rose to no doubt one of many increased ones. After a dinky dip, he was ready to rise over again through the supreme three tables and set himself in pole location at the discontinue of the day.

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Day 2 Action

A player who had no doubt one of many more well-known days was 2nd location bagger, Christopher Doan who executed with a fab 10,000,000. The originate-of-the-day chip leader was focused on many huge fingers at some stage in the day, mercurial rising his stack early, plateauing for some time, and then shooting up over again leisurely in the day.

Michael Wang, Gabriel Andrade, and Reduce Shkolnik rounded out the head 5 in chips, every bagging colossal stacks as smartly in the technique.

WSOP Foremost Occasion winners Chris Moneymaker and Greg Raymer had been amongst those to hit the rail early in the day and for the likes of Matt Berkey and Darren Elias, a the same destiny awaited.

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Day 3 Chip Counts

Bad Participant Chip Rely
1 Jared Hemingway 11,325,000
2 Christopher Doan 10,000,000
3 Michael Wang 9,650,000
4 Gabriel Andrade 9,400,000
5 Reduce Shkolnik 9,200,000
6 Brad Freeman 6,300,000
7 Brett Murray 5,250,000
8 Jesse McVicker 4,500,000
9 Josh Thibodaux 4,500,000
10 Robert Wright 3,575,000
11 Shawn Rice 3,575,000
12 Joon Park 3,200,000
13 Brandon Packard 2,975,000
14 Tony Potis 2,850,000
15 Teddy Conner 1,825,000
16 Christopher Gonzales 1,375,000
17 Kevin Kaylor 1,200,000

Closing Payouts

Space Payout
1 $355,420
2 $215,800
3 $146,955
4 $104,375
5 $79,875
6 $61,375
7 $45,375
8 $34,375
9 $26,000
10-12 $21,050
13-16 $17,100
17 $14,600

The 17 players will return for the closing day of the Foremost Occasion at 2 p.m. native time in Level 28 (50,000/125,000/125,000). Make particular to set glued to PokerNews as we are going to play all of the manner down to a winner in Texas!

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