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The fortieth event in the 42nd World Series of Poker has started in Las Vegas as the organisers power through the large range of events and poker genres represented this year.
39 players in event 36: $2,500 No-Limit Hold'em returned to the felt Thursday for the third day of play in an event which boasted an original entry field of 1,734 and a prize pool worth $3.94 million.
Thomas Miller was in charge on a chip count of 1.5 million, but there were plenty of competitive threats still active in the shape of Randy Dorfman, Eddy Sabat, Steven Watts, Lars Bonding, David Pham, Dwyte Pilgrim and Nam Le in the remaining field.
Late Thursday night Vegas time the field was down to 6 players at level 28, with the next elimination in line for a $119,528 cash.
The survivors at that stage were – in order of chip counts – Matthew Berkey (3,850,000), Thomas Miller (2,800,000), Mikhail Lakhitov (2,405,000), Eddy Sabat (2,015,000), Hassan Babajane (1,300,000) and Thomas Middleton (1,160,000).@011111