Cortellino Continues Good Run, Chip Leader at World Poker Finals

LennyDay 2 action is done at the World Poker Finals, and Lenny Cortellino continues a strong run of play, finding himself the chip leader with 589,000.

Cortellino (pictured right) won the $5,000 buy-in NLH event prior to start of the championship tournament, banking $377,175.  He’s a Foxwoods regular and is clearly on top of his game right now.

There are 31 players left in the tournament.  Play picks up at noon again today, and will continue until six remain.  Other notable chip counts include: 2) Allen Cunningham – 573,000, 3) Lyle Berman – 562,000, 5) Bill Gazes – 501,000, 9) Loi Phan – 347,000, 20) Minh Nguyen -158,000, 26) Erik Seidel – 120,000.

Check out PokerWire for chip counts or live blogging at Tao of Poker for continued updates.

 

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