Friday July 1,2011 : Event 50: $5,000 Triple Chance No-Limit Hold'em had reached level 20 and the final three hands of second day action in the small hours of Friday morning, with 39 players remaining from an original field of 817.
 
Darryl Ronconi was holding the chip lead on 800,000, with Isaac Baron closing in on him on 750,000, and Eric Froehlich and David Baker still in the top ten. Also still in contention are Ben Volpe, Jonathan Spinks, Ryan Young and Vitaly Lunkin.
 
This new event on the 2011 WSOP schedule attracted a full roster of professional players and entered its second day with 297 survivors still raring to go. Mark Herm started the day as chip leader with James Akenhead, Johnny Lodden, and Allen Bari all near the top of the leaderboard at that stage.