Korean poker player Hee Jun Kim holds the chip lead heading into day two of the Sky City Festival of Poker Main Event at Auckland casino.

136 poker players put up $2,300 to enter New Zealand's biggest poker tournament which has generated a prizepool of $272,000.

After the completion of Day 1a on Wednesday, Day 1b on Thursday, and Day 1c today, Jun Kim holds 90,650 in chips where the average for the remaining 85 players is 40,000.

The Main Event champion will take home $81,060 in prizemoney and the top 12 players will all make at least $4,620.


Other events on tomorrow:

Event 9 - No Limit Texas Holdem Flipout event with re-entry (buy-in $50, starts at 2pm)
Event 10 - No Limit Texas Holdem Teams event (buy-in $550, starts at 4pm)
Event 11 - High Rollers No Limit Texas Holdem event (buy-in $5,000, starts at 10pm)

Play will resume in the Main Event at 12.15pm tomorrow.

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