MONTGOMERY STILL IN CONTENTION

Scott Montgomery is one the poker stars to be still in contention in the WSOPC Rincon. With 18 players remaining Negreanu finds himself in eighth position with Kwinsee Tran leading the way.

Other recognizable names still in contention include Dwyte Pilgrim, Scott Montgomery, Todd Terry, Ali Eslami and a red hot Tim West, having just won the 2011 Wynn Classic main event.

The $10k WSOPC Rincon Regional Championship drew just 98 players creating a $950,600 prizepool.

The top 12 get paid with $282,242 and a seat in the $1 million freeroll WSOPC National Championship reserved for first.