Championship Day 1B: Alex Keating Leads the Field at Dinner with 274,900

$3,500 WPT RRPO Championship
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 7:  500/1,000 with a 1,000 ante
Day 1B Entries:  709

Alex Keating
Alex Keating

The players are currently taking their dinner break, and action is scheduled to resume around 7:00 pm EST.

A scan of the field during the break turned up five players with at least 250K in chips, and the chipleader appears to be Alex Keating with 274,900 (344 bb)

Here are a few of the big stacks we’ve identified on the break:

Alex Keating  –  274,900  (275 bb)
George Dolofan  –  261,700  (262 bb)
Raminder Singh  –  246,600  (247 bb)

The tournament clock shows 709 entries so far on Day 1B, for a tournament total of 1,373. The total prizepool is up to $4.39 million, more than doubling the $2 million guarantee. Registration remains open with unlimited re-entries until the start of Level 9, around 9:15 pm.

Action will continue tonight until the end of Level 10 (around 11:15 pm).