The 43rd Annual World Series of Poker is under way at the Rio Hotel and Casino. As of Sunday evening, Taylor Paur of El Dorado Hills, Calif., was the only chip leader from Saturday hanging in the top five. Paur was third with 6.75 million in chips by 6 p.m.
Two women still remained in contention among the chip leaders. Gaelle Baumann of France was at 13th with 4.7 million in chips, while Elisabeth Hille of Norway was at 22nd with 3.91 million in chips. Both players are attempting to become the first woman to reach the Main Event’s final table since 1995.