Wsop Event 21

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 : Event 21: $10,000 Seven Card Stud Championship attracted only 126 players this year – well down on 2010's 150 registrations.

It nevertheless generated a useful prize pool of $1.18 million and pulled in a rewarding selection of top poker pros that included Ted Forrest, John Cernuto, Erik Seidel, Jeff Lisandro, Mike Sexton, Eli Elezra, Al Barbieri, Daniel Negreanu and Jennifer Harman.
The first day saw few eliminations, leaving a competitive 87 survivors re-starting Monday, led by Sebastien Sabic, who was chased by Joe Cassidy, Mike Sexton, Jennifer Harman, Alexander Kostritsyn and Steve Zolotow.
By late Monday night there were 19 players still competing at level 16 with Sorel Mizzi in the lead, but some tough opposition still in a field that includes Alexander Kostritsyn, Matt Glantz, Chris Tryba, Chad Brown, Men Nguyen, Ville Wahlbeck and Jason Mercier – all in the top ten.