2008 WSOP Update: Event No. 31, No-Limit Hold'em - Six Handed
A smiling Anthony Roux of Team Winamax is well-stacked late on Day 1 of Event No. 31
Day 1 of the $2,500 buy-in No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed event at the 2008 WSOP has drawn to a close, and among the notable chipleaders include our favorite scarf-wearing Euro Dario Minieri, Bill Chen, Scotty Nguyen, Anthony Roux, the guy with the girl's name Shannon Shorr, the awfully nicknamed Max "Italian Pirate" Pescatori and railbird-er Eric Liu.
A total of 1,012 runners entered to bring the prize pool to $2,327,600, with first cashing $528,418.
Play resumes tomorrow at 2pm PST. Chip counts updated before then here.
Click thumbnails below for photos of the aforementioned Anthony Roux (photo courtesy of Benjo), Shannon Shorr and Bill Chen.