$50,000 No Limit Hold'em Main Event Down to 13 Players

Published on February 10th, 2018 1:10 pm EST

The United States Poker Open 2018 - Tournament logo over a stylistic background.It's been a very good 2018 US Poker Open for Stephen Chidwick.

Chidwick, who hails from the United Kingdom, has already won two USPO preliminary events this year while cashing in two others. This means that, regardless of the outcome of the final $50,000 event that is set to conclude this weekend, Chidwick will walk away with the USPO Championship.

As of all of that weren't enough, Chidwick is one of the 13 players that is still alive in the $50,000 main event, which means that he could add to his already impressive list of cashes.

Here are the players who are still alive in the main event heading into Day 2 later today:

Brian Rast, 886,500
Ben Tollerene, 620,500
Keith Tilston, 488,500
Daniel Negreanu, 461,000
Benjamin Pollak, 454,000
Jake Schindler, 449,000
Bryn Kenney, 445,000
Justin Bonomo, 198,500
Adrian Meteos, 192,500
Cary Katz, 150,000
Stephen Chidwick, 150,000
Dan Smith, 104,000

Here are the payouts that the remaining 13 players will be fighting over:

1st, $660,000
2nd, $429,000
3rd, $264,000
4th, $165,000
5th, $132,000


Finally, here are the USPO Championship standings through Event 7:

1. Stephen Chidwick, $1,256,600
2. Benjamin Pollak, $554,600
3. David Peters, $508,500
4. Keith Tilson, $387,100
5. Daniel Negreanu, $357,500


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