The year’s first major tournament, Poker Stars’ Caribbean Poker Adventure, finished Day 1a action with Brian Mogelefsky (which sounds like a form of VD) as the chip leader. He’s sitting on a stack of 98,500 .
Not far behind at third overall is
Other notables include Barry Greenstein (61,000), Matt Matros (30,700), Isabelle Mercier (28,000), Phil Ivey (26,200), Aaron Kanter (8,600), and Erik Seidel (7,400). The average chip stack is around 22,000.
Also of note, 4SPT’er Vaughn Sandman has made it into Day 2. While he only sits with 7,000, he still considers it some of the best poker he’s ever played. Read more about his Day1a experience at Project Dirtbag.
Patrik Antonius image from Card Squad.