Xuan Liu has taken pole position in her bid to winning $201,559 in event four at the WSOP. The second day of the seven-card Stud tournament attracted a pool of 622 players. Big names were shown the door in this event including Las Vegas based player Jamie Kaplan who finished in the 65th place when he lost to the Russian player Andrey Pateychuk. Other names that were shown the door are Phil Ivey, Chris Viox, Daniel Idema, Scotty Nguyen, Barry Greenstein, David Bach, Jan Fisher (Poker hall of fame), Dan Shak, and Cary Katz.
Players who made it include Linda Johnston, Owais Ahmed, Michael Mizrachi, Todd Brunson, Marsh Waggoner (Australian poker hall of fame), Bonnie Rossi, John Monnette, David Singer, Cory Zeidman, and Frankie O’dell.
The top players in the tournament were: Xuan Liu, Chris Tyrba, Cory Zeidam, Chris Bjorin, Brandon Shack, Linda Johnston, Sanjay Pandya, Frank Kassela, Owais Ahmed, and Yarron Bendor.