Finnish poker pro and former "blue steel" poser Patrik Antonius, who we guess is kind of like a
Close behind Antonius in chips today are American poker blogger Shaun "Not Freddy" Deeb, with 71,825, and Tino Lechich, of Melbourne, Australia, with 71,725.
Adam Junglen, another
Also worth mentioning, Scotsman Gerry Kane, a male nurse, or in other words, a man doing a woman’s job, is stacked at 66,675, and he just may be our pick to win the Main Event for the sole reason that we came across some ridiculous YouTube videos he made to pump himself up, we assume, for London’s big event. Watch them below and after the jump and see if you can spot RawVegas.tv’s very own
Other players still in the mix at the end of today include Jon "Pearljammer" Turner (60,975),
Play starts up Wednesday at 2pm London time at The Empire with only the players from Day 1A, including 11-time WSOP bracelet winner
OFFICIAL NUMBERS ANNOUNCED:
The official numbers from the WSOPE are in and only 362 players entered, about 400 short of what they had hoped for and about that much less than what the EPT Grand Final drew in Monte Carlo. Only the top 36 players will be playing for a share of the £3,620,000 prize pool, and BetFair had to toss in £56,000 of its own money to ensure the top prize was an even £1,000,000.