Tension mounting as WSOP field cut down to 21

WSOP-Day-8Six more players gone in early action as we’re 1/3 of the way through the number of eliminations that will see the World Series of Poker reduced to the nine players who will make up the Final Table. The next bump in guaranteed payout comes when they hit the last 18, with each remaining entrant earning just shy of $400K. Johnny Cheong is still chip-leader, with roughly 11% of the total. Read more.