After just over seven hours, Lucas Reeves bagged the chip lead after Day 1B of the partypoker Powerfest Main Event.
He is followed by Gediminas Uselis, Martin Brinkmann and Christian Nolte with a total of 118 players advancing to Day 2.
The tournament’s guarantee of $1,000,000 has already been broken, with 792 players on Day 1B combining with those from Day 1A to create a field of 1,313 players, generating a prize pool of $1.3 million. And with Day 1C still to come, that figure could rise further still.
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partypoker Powerfest Main Event Day 1B Top 10 Chip Counts
|3||Martin Brinkmann||United Kingdom||1,740,071|
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partypoker Ambassadors Dayane Kotoviezy and Dzmitry Urbanovich both locked up seats in Day 2, with Jaime Staples and Joni Jouhkimainen both narrowly missing out.
Other notables through to Day 2 include Bruno Botteon, Romain Lewis, Niklas Astedt, Ryan Riess, Stefan Schillhabel and Koray Aldemir.
Day 1C gets underway at 16:05 over on partypoker offering players the last chance to make it through. Day 2 resumes tonight at 20:05 (BST) and will play down to a final table of nine.
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