Juan Maceiras has the general chip lead within the World Sequence of Poker Essential Occasion with 15 gamers remaining.
The net poker professional from Spain has 108 million chips (135 massive blinds) getting into Day 8 of the $10,000 buy-in No-limit Maintain’em World Championship at Horseshoe Las Vegas.
Motion resumes at 2 p.m. Friday and can proceed till the ultimate desk of 9 gamers is about. All of the remaining gamers are assured $430,200 however have their eyes on the $12.1 million first prize.
Adam Walton of Thousand Oaks, California, was in second place with 75.475 million chips (94 massive blinds) after he gained a large pot with a flopped full home to get rid of Anirban Das of India on the ultimate hand of Day 7.
“It’s actually enjoyable. It’s enjoyable to have all people right here hanging out,” Walton instructed WSOP.com. “It’s a really uncommon expertise to have the ability to do that within the Essential, so I’m having a blast. Having the time of my life.”
Jan-Peter Jachtmann of Germany is in third place with 70.775 million chips (88 massive blinds) and is considered one of two WSOP bracelet winners remaining within the discipline. The advertising and marketing supervisor gained the $10,000 buy-in Pot-limit Omaha Championship in 2012.
Daniel Weinman is the opposite bracelet winner and sits in tenth place with 21.75 million chips. He gained the $1,000 Pot-limit Omaha 8 Eight-Handed occasion eventually 12 months’s WSOP.
Different notables nonetheless remaining are British poker professional Toby Lewis and longtime professional Alec Torelli. Day 6 chip chief Joshua Payne was nonetheless alive in eighth place with 31 million chips.
High 10 chips
1, Juan Maceiras (Spain) 108,000,000
2, Adam Walton (United States) 75,475,000
3, Jan-Peter Jachtmann (Germany) 70,775,000
4, Steven Jones (United States) 67,900,000
5, Toby Lewis (Nice Britain) 50,050,000
6, Ruslan Prydryk (Ukraine) 45,750,000
7, Jose Aguilera (Mexico) 37,600,000
8, Joshua Payne (United States) 31,000,000
9, Sachin Joshi (Nice Britain) 27,775,000
10, Daniel Weinman (United States) 21,750,000
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