We started the day with 55. The top 45 are in the money. As players head to their first break of the day, here's a look at the 37th through 45th place finishers.
The following players all received $686 for their efforts in this weekend's Mini Series Main Event:
45th - Gary Litterest
44th - Joseph Landazzi
43rd - Laura Rendeczky
42nd - Darron Huggins
41st - Chris Derby
40th - Jared Hoffman
39th - Timothy Poole
38th - Ryan Sanders
37th - Steven Telle
The remaining 36 players are now on a 10 minute break. When they return, blinds will be 4,000/8,000 with a 8,000 big blind ante.
Blinds - 4,000/8,000 - Big Blind Ante 8,000
Players Remaining - 35
We have seen large fields in side events all week long in Chicagoland for the Heartland Poker Tour series at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. The best is yet to come. Today marks the start of the nationally televised $1,650 Main Event. The first of three starting flights for that tournament kicks off today at 2pm.Read more