One player who will most definitely return to the field as a force tomorrow? Spain's Adrian Diaz, who bagged up 1,066,000 to end the day as the overall chip leader.
Steinberg Cracks Million; Nitsche, Soulier and Lacay Carry On
Of the 24 players continuing their dreams toward a WSOPE Main Event title tomorrow plenty are recognizable names.
Right behind Diaz as the only other player to crack 1m in chips is Daniel Steinberg - twin brother and foil of 888 pro and WSOP bracelet winner Max Steinberg.
The "other" Steinberg
Day 2 chip leader Dominik Nitsche remains in the top 5 with 768,000 in chips as does French pro Fabrice Soulier (756,000).
Other notables to slide into the final 24 include Brit Mark Teltscher (474,000), Ludovic Lacay (383,000), Shannon Shorr (373,000), Benny Spindler (331,000), Jeremy Ausmus (320,000) and Ravi Raghavan (222,000).
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