Welcome back to the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino and the 2011 World Series of Poker for the re-comencement of the final table of Event #4: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em.
Although scheduled to play down to a winner yesterday, the new hard-stop rules of the WSOP prevented the conclusion of the final table, but after a few nervous hours of sleep, just four people remain in contention for the Event #4 bracelet.
Crushing. That is the word that best describes the way Allen Bari played the final table, and if he and his amassed 9,125,000-chip stack has it his way, he will definitely be looking to continue to crush the final table. His three opponents are all roughly even-stacked, and it is Maria Ho that is capturing a lot of the spotlight from Bari as she has become the first female to make a 2011 WSOP final table.
With $874,116 on offer for whoever can best the final four players, here is how the prizes and final table payouts have fallen:
The PokerNews Live Reporting Team have returned to the floor of the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino all bright-eyed and bushy-tailed in preparation for providing the most comprehensive live coverage that you will find during the 2011 World Series of Poker. Play is set to kick off at 2:30 pm PST, so make sure to stay tuned to PokerNews.com as we play down until the Event #4 Champion is crowned!