Tuesday, June 7 2011 : Event 10 – the $1500 buy-in NLHE Six Handed – kicked off with 1920 players in a field that included Humberto Brenes, Justin Young, WSOP champ Jerry Yang, Adam Junglen, WSOP champ Greg Raymer, David Pham, Dutch Boyd, Bill Chen, Jennifer Tilly, Faraz Jaka, Amit Makhija and Chad Batista.
 
Entries were up 257 on last year's event, generating a prize pool of $2.59 million.
 
By the early hours of Tuesday morning 191 players were left at level 10, with Anthony Spinella in the lead, closely pursued by Ryan Welch.