Event #17: $1,500 MILLIONAIRE MAKER No-Limit Hold'em
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Highlights

Highlights

Day 4 Begins

• Niveau 32: 120,000-240,000, 240,000 ante

Players are in their seats and the tournament director just announced to shuffle up and deal.

Niveau:
32
Blinds:
120,000/240,000
Ante:
240,000

Day 4 of the Millionaire Maker Features Michael Gathy, Four Time Bracelet Winner; 20 Vying For Top Prize

Michael Gathy
Michael Gathy

It is time for a scintillating day of World Series of Poker action in a vital Day 4 of Event #17: $1,500 Millionaire Maker, as a remaining field of 20 will play for ten more levels to cut the field down to 5 players.

Today will be one of those watershed days in big tournament poker where many hopefuls will go from simply having a dream, to having a legitimate shot by the end of the night, and could be a day that many will remember for a long time.

Starting the day as chip leader is Philip Verel who bagged 12,665,000 chips last night. His spin-up to the leader was quite the story as he was he is an unknown with no recorded WSOP cashes. With less than 15 big blinds he ran it up yesterday is now in position for a deep run.

Daniel Lazrus (11,795,000) and Adam Sherman (10,875,000) are the other players who bring in over 10 million in chips to Day 4.

Among the big stacks is Michael Gathy, who is fourth in chips with 9,800,000. He will be looking to make a big run on Day 4 to set himself in a good position for his potential fifth bracelet.

Some of the other notable players remaining who will be vying to turn Day 4 into a big one are; Stephen Song (7,650,000) who was the Day 1B chip leader and sits in eighth. Day 2 chip leader Darryl Ronconi, who has some work to do with 4,800,000 and bracelet winner Luis Zedan with 5,835,000 in chips.

Day 4 starts at 12 p.m. local time on October 11 in the Amazon Room of the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. The tournament resumes at level 32 with blinds of 120,000/240,000/240,000. There will be a 15-minute break every two levels and a 60-minute dinner break around 7:00 p.m. local time.

Keep it locked on PokerNews for all the updates for today’s Millionaire Maker action.

Day 3 Seat Draw

RoomTableSeatPlayerCountryChip CountBig Blinds
Amazon4063Philip VerelUnited States12,665,00063
Amazon4064Darryl RonconiUnited States4,800,00024
Amazon4065Adam ShermanUnited States10,875,00054
Amazon4066Dien LeUnited States5,655,00028
Amazon4067Daniel LazrusUnited States11,850,00059
Amazon4068Peter CrossUnited States4,275,00021
Amazon4069Ignacio MoronMexico9,585,00048
       
Amazon4141Jeffrey GencarelliUnited States8,980,00045
Amazon4143Stephen SongUnited States7,650,00038
Amazon4146Nabil CardosoSpain3,475,00017
Amazon4147Li ZhouUnited States2,240,00011
Amazon4148Todd SaffronUnited States6,410,00032
Amazon4149Michael GathyUnited States9,800,00049
       
Amazon4212Luis ZedanUnited States5,835,00029
Amazon4213Ryan JonesUnited States5,160,00026
Amazon4214Francois PiraultFrance4,955,00025
Amazon4215Richard GressUnited States3,015,00015
Amazon4216Arie KliperIsrael9,580,00048
Amazon4217Sertac TurkerTurkey3,120,00016
Amazon4219Kevin PalmerUnited States4,110,00021

Tags: Adam ShermanDaniel LazrusDarryl RonconiLuis ZedanMichael GathyPhilip VerelStephen Song

Event #17: $1,500 MILLIONAIRE MAKER No-Limit Hold'em
Jour 4 a débuté