Biloxi, MS (January 6, 2009) – This third event is the second USD 500 event here in the Grand Ballroom of the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino. The first event was USD 300 with 1005 entries. The second event was USD 500 with 566 entries and this event has 409 entries and a prize pool of over USD 188,000. After playing the first day for 14 hours, 20 players remained. Returning the next day, our newest champion of the year, Mark Wilds, is 2nd to the last place in the chip count.