Well, it didn't take long for the first elimination of the day to occur; in fact, it took just 22 minutes.
It happened when Mehrdad Danialifar opened for 400 only to have Terry Fleischer three-bet to 2,000. Danialifar responded with a four-bet to 7,400, Fleischer called and the flop came down all low cards. Danialifar checked, Fleischer bet 7,000 and Danialifar check-raised all in. Fleischer called and tabled , which dominated the of Danialifar. Neither the turn nor river helped Danialifar, and he became the first player eliminated from Day 1b of the 2013 World Series of Poker.
Minutes later, Samuel Gregory became the second player to hit the rail. He fell in unknown action.