Championship: Sean Shah Leads as 100 Remain, Top 45 Pay with $264K to 1st

Coco Poker Open Championship
Level 11: 600/1,200/200 Ante
Players Remaining: 100 of 331

Day 2 of the $2,500 buy-in Coco Poker Open Championship kicked off just moments ago. From 331 starting, the star-studded field is down to 100. Leading the action is Sean Shah with a stack of 245,800. Along with Erik Christen who sits on 223,400, Shah is one of only two players over the 200,000 mark.

Syed Shah
Sean Shah
Erik Christensen
Erik Christensen

Day 2 Chip Counts Day 2 Table/Seat Assignments | Prize Pool

Others joining the duo in the top 10 include Ryan Van Sanford (163,300), Stu Paterson (156,000) and John Dolan (151,100).

Only the top 45 players finish in the money with a min-cash worth $5,000. In addition to $264,000, the tournament’s winner earns a $5,250 seat in next August’s Seminole Hard Rock Poker Championship event in Hollywood.

The plan for today is to play to 27 players. Updates throughout the day’s play will be posted right here at