Tuesday, June 9, 2015 12:48 AM Local Time
Selim Oulmekki First to Six Figures
The tournament has its first player above the 100,000 chip mark and it is Selim Oulmekki who currently has 107,500 in chips. Oulmekki has two World Series of Poker cashes to his name but one of them was a fourth place finish in a 2011 $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em event for $251,267.
There are a few notable players sitting with stacks above 50,000 including Shannon Shorr, Athanasios Polychronopoulos, and Natasha Barbour.