Saturday June 18 2011  : Event 29: $2,500 10-Game Mix / Six Handed is a new addition to the WSOP schedule which also kicked off Thursday, with a field of 431 generating a prize pool of $980,525.
 
The event incorporates 10 different genres of poker, providing an irresistable challenge to exponents of the game and including No Limit Hold'em; Seven-Card Razz; Limit Hold'em; Badugi; Seven-Card Stud; 2-7 Draw Lowball (No Limit); Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better; Pot-Limit Omaha; 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball (Limit); and Seven-Card Stud Hi-Low Split-8 or Better.
 
By midnight Thursday the field had been whittled down to 264 player at level 7 with the top ten chip counts headed by Jean-Robert Bellande, chased by Alex Wice, Rob Hollink, Jason Potter, Chris Reslock, Jordan Morgan, Michael Mizrachi, Noah Boeken, Marco Johnson and John Cernuto.