Chris Spencer Leads the Day 1E Field; Guillermo Reyes Still Holds the Overall Day 1 Chip Lead

The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida resumed on Saturday with Days 1D and 1E. With 798 and 785 entries, respectively, Saturday’s action brought the total field size to 3,391 entries. After five Day 1 flights, 697 of those entries remain. First place is set at $133,664 and 306 players make the money.

Chris Spencer amassed the biggest stack on Saturday, bagging up 376,600, and he sits in third place overall. Day 1C chip leader Guillermo Reyes remains the overall chip leader with 437,500. Also surviving Saturday’s action were Pedro “Pete” Rios (255,000), Rex Clinkscales (221,100), Jason Sackler (201,700), and John Holley (89,000). Among those who failed to survive the Day 1D and 1E flights were Adam Levy, Chino Rheem, Fred Goldberg, Dan Buzgon, Cord Garcia, Raj Vohra, and Alex Bolotin.

Play resumes at 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon with Day 2 action and be sure to check out http://www.seminolehardrockpokeropen.com/live-updates for live updates on all of the action.

Chip Counts

Level 13
Blinds: 1,000/2,000
Ante: 200

Rex Clinkscales – 166,000 (83 bb)
Jason Sackler – 150,000 (75 bb)
John Holley – 145,000 (72 bb)
Levi Berger – 140,000 (70 bb)
Pedro Rios – 125,000 (62 bb)
Lily Kiletto – Eliminated
Joanne Dorin – Eliminated
James Calderaro – Eliminated
Cord Garcia – Eliminated
Jamie Rosen – Eliminated
Micah Smith – Eliminated
Dan Buzgon – Eliminated
Raj Vohra – Eliminated
Tony Ruberto – Eliminated
Sean Winter – Eliminated

Payouts

The top 306 finishers from the 3,391 entries will make the money. First place is set at $133,664, while a min-cash pays $407.

1st – $133,664
2nd -$109,345
3rd – $79,640
4th – $56,885
5th – $39,275
6th – $30,250
7th – $23,025
8th – $16,885
9th – $12,100
10th-12th – $9,769
13th-15th – $7,632
16th-18th – $6,411
19th-27th – $5,393
28th-36th – $4,579
37th-45th – $3,867
46th-54th – $3,358
55th-63rd – $2,951
64th-72nd – $2,646
73rd-81st – $2,340
82nd-90th – $2,137
91st-99th – $1,933
100th-108th – $1,628
109th-117th – $1,526
118th-126th – $1,425
127th-135th – $1,323
136th-144th – $1,221
145th-162nd – $1,119
163rd-180th – $1,018
181st-198th – $916
199th-216th – $814
217th-234th – $712
235th-252nd – $611
253rd-279th – $509
280th-306th – $407