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Event #5: $1,500 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better

Connor Drinan Leads the Final 15 in Event #5: $1,500 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better

Connor Drinan

After two days and 26 levels of play, it is Arlington Heights native Connor Drinan leading the way in Event #5: $1,500 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better. Drinan began Day 2 seventh in chips and chipped up throughout the day en route to his sizable chip lead. This afternoon, Drinan will be vying for his second WSOP gold bracelet, as well as the $163,252 that comes along with it.

Second in chips to start this the third and final day of the tournament is none other than four-time WSOP gold bracelet winner Robert Mizrachi. Mizrachi is no stranger to running deep in WSOP Events, particularly this one, as he won his third gold bracelet in this very same event back in 2015. He will be shooting for his fifth gold today, further cementing his place in WSOP History.

Alongside Drinan and Mizrachi are many other talented players, both known and unknown, each looking to make a run at the gold and cash and to solidify their place in WSOP History.

Please join us live here on PokerNews at 3:00 p.m. local time, or live here in the Amazon room, section gold, where an eventual winner will be crowned!

Final Two Tables of Event #5: $1,500 Omaha Hi/Lo 8 or Better

TableSeatPlayerCountryChip Count
4211Michael MoedUnited States965,000
4212Khamar XaythavoneUnited States150,000
4215Robert MizrachiUnited States1,410,000
4216Curtis PhelpsUnited States1,080,000
4217Yehuda BuchalterUnited States1,020,000
4218Evgeni TourevskiRussia435,000
4219Connor DrinanUnited States2,415,000
TableSeatPlayerCountryChip Count
4141Scott VeitzerUnited States885,000
4142Pearce ArnoldUnited States1,160,000
4143Kris KwiatkowskiUnited States1,045,000
4144Sandy SanchezUnited States1,380,000
4146Scott BaumsteinUnited States900,00
4147Carl LijewskiUnited States1,095,000
4148Micah BrooksUnited States830,000
4149Travis PearsonUnited States345,000