Vitaliy Lunkin leads $50,000 H.O.R.S.E event

Vitaliy Lunkin leads $50,000 H.O.R.S.E event

Monday, 29 June 2009

At the close of play on day three of the $50,000 H.O.R.S.E event just 19 of the 95 entrants were remaining. Russia’s Vitaliy Lunkin heads the chip count followed by Erik Sagstrom and 2007 winner Freddy Deeb.

Gus Hansen held the chip lead at the start of day three and is still there in 7th place. John Kabbaj leads the British challenge in 9th place. Other big names still in with a shot include Erik Seidel, Huck Seed, Tony G, Todd Brunson and David Chiu.

Defending champion Scotty Nguyen is out though, as are Patrik Antonius, Doyle Brunson, Justin Smith and Chris ‘Jesus’ Ferguson.

Play resumes at 10pm today UK time.

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