$370 NLHE Main Event (Re-Entry)
Level 15: 1,500/3,000/500 Ante
Players Remaining: 26
We are back at the Silks Poker Room at Tampa Bay Downs to wrap up the Main Event of the 2016 PPC Tampa Downs Fall Classic.
196 entries were recorded for the tournament and 26 players are back today to play for the title and three PPC Aruba packages up for grabs. Day 1D finished early reaching the 10% threshold so play will resume with 28:30 left in Level 15 and blind levels will be 40 minutes long the rest of the way. 21 players will make the money this afternoon. Our players will be chasing the top prize of $12,924 and a $4,500 PPC Aruba package plus a spot in the PPC Champion of Champions Tournament at Maryland Live! Casino in December, a pair of Blue Shark Optics glasses and apparel from Kicker Problem/Kicker Power.
Anthony Pellegrini will lead our final 26 players with 330,600 chips followed by Bobby Dugan with 294,000. Peter Wang will look to move up the PPC Player of the Year standings today with 239,000 chips. Other notables returning include Stan Holley with 218,500, Sean Hampson at 208,500 and past PPC event winners Shawn Barnett with 208,000 and Michael LeMay with 202,000. Bill McKown is back with 161,500 chips, 2015 PPC Player of the Year Allen Wiseman stands at 134,500, Alex Ivan has 130,000 chips, Bill Linderman stands at 121,300 and Alexi Hernandez holds 120,000.
It should be another exciting final day here at Tampa Bay Downs as we crown a new PPC Main Event Champion. Tune in and watch the action at http://Twitch.tv/PPCPokerTour and see who is the last player standing as we close out the 2016 PPC Tampa Downs Fall Classic!