Thursday's opening flight in the @HPTpoker @AmeristarEC Main Event drew a 131-entry field with 20 players making it through the 15 levels of play.
Here's the 20 moving on to Sunday's noon start for Day 2.
Ossama Estafanous - 5th here last January, 6th last Labor Day Weekend and 12th on Labor Day Weekend 2015 - bagged 100k more than any of his challengers. Randall Pace (pictured) bagged 310,000.
Level - 13
BB Ante - 2500
Blinds - 1500/2500
Remaining - 59/185
-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Live Updates