Maxwell Young Bags the Overall Chip Lead into Day 2 of the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown

$3,500 WPT Poker Showdown Championship
Prize Pool:  $5,980,800  | Structure | Payouts
Level 11:  1,500/2,500 with a 2,500 ante
Day 1B Players Remaining:  346 of 924

Maxwell Young

Day 1B of the 2024 WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Championship comes to an end with 346 players remaining from the Day 1B field of 924 entries, and the chip leader is Maxwell Young with 623,000 (249 big blinds).

The full list of official chip counts will be posted later tonight, but here are the three players who bagged more than 400,000.

1.  Maxwell Young  –  623,000  (249 bb)
2.  Valeriy Pak  –  530,000  (212 bb)
3.  Gregory Wilson  –  455,500  (182 bb)

Day 2 begins Sunday at noon, and with 346 players advancing from Day 1B, there are 643 players from the total field of 1,869 entries coming back for Day 2.

The Day 2 table and seat draw will be posted in about 2-3 hours.

Stay tuned to for our continuing coverage of the 2024  WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Championship.

Photo by Joe Giron / / Courtesy of World Poker Tour