Monday June 13, 2011 : The $2,500 buy-in Limit Hold'em Six Handed (Event 19) also launched on Saturday, drawing a field of 354 players that included pros like Dutch Boyd, Tom Dwan, Daniel Negreanu, Richard Brodie, Brock Parker, Matt Hawrilenko, Bill Chen, David Benyamine, and Phil Laak.
 
The first day was bloody, with two thirds of the field heading for the rail, leaving just 130 survivors going into the second day on Sunday afternoon. Leading the way was Samuel Golbuff with 63,900 in chips, followed closely by Mark Gryglik’s 57,000, but Shannon Shorr, Shawn Buchanan, Greg Mueller, David Benyamine, David Chiu, Daniel Alaei, and Marco Traniello were all in the top ten.
 
By midnight Sunday Vegas time the money bubble had popped at position 32, and the field was down to 18 players at level 17