The field is on their first 15-minute break of the day. They will return to blinds of 75-150 with a 25 ante for the start of Level 4 in a few minutes. There are currently 537 players in the Day 1A field and players can enter or re-enter before the end of the dinner break at 8 p.m. ET.
85k after 2 levels prah chip leader
— Joe Serock (@floesknows) August 22, 2013
Picking up the action after a flop of , Isaac Haxton (hijack) called 2,200 from Shaun Deeb (small blind) to see the turn. Deeb bet 5,050 and again Haxton called, landing the on the river. Deeb bet 3,300 this time, resulting in a Haxton call after a few moments.
Deeb tabled for two pair, Haxton mucked, and Deeb collected the pot.
Shaun Deeb – 38,000
Isaac Haxton – 28,000
Level 2 comes to an end, and Level 3 begins with increased blinds of 75-150. Play continues without a break.
The tournament clock shows 515 players in the Day 1A field so far, and registration remains open until the end of the dinner break (about 8:00 pm). Players who bust are free to re-enter as many times as they’d like.
Among the players to take their seat after play began were Chris Moorman, Aaron Massey, Brandon Steven, Russell Thomas, Danny Fuhs, Adam Geyer, Joseph Cheong, Amanda Musumeci, Kurt Jewell, Jonathan Roy, Keven Stammen, Dan O’Brien, Jason Duvall, Mohsin Charania, David Benefield, Tony Dunst, Erick Lindgren, Erica Lindgren, Chino Rheem, Trevor Pope, Tristan Wade, Harrison Gimbel, Mike Leah, Ben Hamnett, Matt Salsberg, Jacob Bazeley, Ty Reiman, Andrew Lichtenberger, Jake Balsiger, Shaun Deeb, Isaac Baron, Loni Harwood, Mike Telker, Brent Hanks, Mike Beasley, Andy Seth, Taylor Paur, Shawn Buchanan, Joseph Elpayaa, and Nelly.
Level 1 comes to an end, and Level 2 begins with increased blinds of 50-100. The tournament clock shows that the field size has been steadily growing and is now up to 455 players.
This tournament features unlimited re-entries — players who bust are free to re-enter as many times as they’d like as long as registration is open. Registration remains open on each starting day until the end of the dinner break, which is about 8:00 pm.
Just doubled AA>KK. 60k
— Tyler Patterson (@TylerPoker) August 22, 2013
Busted in first orbit of Florida 5k. Lost 5k with qq<aa and then kq hh <aa aiof k52 hh
— Ari Engel (@realAriEngel) August 22, 2013
The field is at 413 entrants currently and tons of big names are out there. Here are some of the table draws:
Table 14: Shannon Shorr, Chris Johnson, Neville Darrell
Table 15: Jonathan Little, Scott Baumstein, Ari Engel
Table 16: Dan Shak, Joe Serock
Table 17: Blake Bohn, Jake Schindler, Theo Tran
Table 19: Faraz Jaka, Eric Baldwin, Noah Schwartz
Table 21: Joe Kuether, Kyle Bowker, Kory Kilpatrick
Table 34: Nick Petrangelo, Adam Levy, Jeremy Ausmus
Table 44: Tom Marchese, David “Doc” Sands
Table 49: Isaac Haxton, Matt Stout
Also in the field are Justin Bonomo, Daniel Weinman, Todd Terry, Dan Kelly, Cliff Josephy, Justin Young, Darryll Fish, Shawn Cunix, Terrence Chan, David Peters, Dylan Linde, Dermot Blain, Darren Rabinowitz, John Dolan, Carlos Mortensen, Kevin Saul, David Paredes, Danny Suied, Athanasios Polychronopoulos, Matt Affleck, Ryan Riess, Gavin Smith, Tommy Vedes, and Ruben Visser.