Day 2 of the Main Event ended with 18 players left, and leading the way is Hugo Fontaine, who just recently took the chip lead away from Jordan Miraglia in a hand that had table 62 buzzing.
After betting the flop, Jordan lead the turn with a bet of 125,000 and showing on the board. Hugo moved all-in for just about 750,000 total, and found a quick call from Jordan, who was in very bad shape, as his were far behind the of Hugo. The river brought the , and as this was a blank, Hugo scooped the biggest pot of the tournament thus far, worth just over 1,800,000.
Full player-reported chip counts, as well as the new seating assignment for tomorrow, can be found here.
Day 3 is scheduled at 12pm tomorrow, Monday March 9th, and depending on how the day progressing, might play down until there is a winner. Be sure to stay tuned in to our blog to get all the up to date news, as well as photos form the day.