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World Poker Tour -- Foxwoods World Poker Finals Day 2

Kyle Bowker Reigns Supreme as the Field Plays down to the Final 69

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Kyle BowkerDay 2 has come to a close at the 2010 World Poker Tour World Poker Finals at Foxwoods Resort Casino and there are 69 players remaining from the official field size of 242 players. The prize pool was announced today at a total of $2276,978 with the top 25 players taking home at least $27,779 and the eventual champion walking away with $548,752. That final table will take place on Tuesday, November 2.

Full live coverage from this event kicks off tomorrow at noon EST. Kyle Bowker is on top with 260,100, and he is trailed closely by Josh Ariah (258,200), Bryon Springer (247,300), Gavin Smith (245,800), and Ben Klier (226,500).

See you back here tomorrow for day 3 action at this WPT main event. Here is a look at the tournament statistics from day 2:

Notable Day 2 Eliminations:

WSOP Circuit Midwest Regional Championship final tablists Shannon Shorr, Curt Kohlberg, and Bernard Lee (Official Foxwoods spokesperson), Men Nguyen, Dan O’Brien, Kathy Liebert, Justin Smith, Matt Stout, Vanessa Selbst, Victor Ramdin, Will Failla, Nick Schulman, Steve Sung, Steve Brecher, Carlos Mortensen, Jared Jaffee, Jeff Papola, Erik Cajelais, Eric Froehlich, and defending WPT World Poker Finals champion Cornel Cimpan.

Payout Structure:

1 $548,752
2 $325,608
3 $211,759
4 $170,773
5 $128,650
6 $104,741
7 $88,802
8 $72,863
9 $61,480
10-12 $46,678
13 – 15 $39,847
16 – 20 $33,016
21 – 25 $27,779

Here is a look at the notable chip counts from day 2:

Kyle Bowker 260,100
Josh Arieh 258,200
Bryon Springer 247,300
Gavin Smith 245,800
Ben Klier 226,500
Todd Freeman 210,000
Ronald Lee 187,100
Carlo Sciannameo 177,100
Christopher Hunichen 163,600
Keven Stammen 160,000
Hoyt Corkins 155,400
Mohsin Charania 148,200
Sorel Mizzi 136,100
Christian Harder 127,100
Thomas Marchese 123,600
Lance Steinberg 118,000
Matt Glantz 115,000
Jason Somerville 112,800
Barry Greenstein 109,900
Miami John Cernuto 106,300
Josh Bergman 105,000
Brock Parker 105,000
David Peters 101,800
Ronnie Bardah 100,600
Jason Mercier 99,500
Jacob Bazeley 95,000
Chad Brown 88,800
Jonathan Little 81,100
Mike Beasley 79,000
Bryan Piccioli 75,000
Mike Vela 66,000
Allen Kessler 60,800
Erik Seidel 50,500
Andy Frankenberger 47,000
Chris McCormack 45,000
Jonathan Aguiar 38,900
Todd Terry 37,000
Olivier Busquet 35,000
Howard Lederer 33,800
Ofir Mor 33,000
Darryll Fish 15,800