Matt Moss heads GUKPT Grand Final

Matt Moss heads GUKPT Grand Final

Saturday, 1 December 2012

The first day of the GUKPT Grand Final Main Event is in the book with Matt Moss leading a predictably high class field. Moss, a former runner up in a GUKPT Summer Series event returns with 177,400, over 40,000 ahead of closest rival Peter Charalambous who finished the opening day with 133,040.

65 of the 137 starters will be back this afternoon and there are plenty of notable names amongst their number. The current leader of Bluff Europe's European Rankings, Chris Brammer lies in fifth on 118,500 with triple crown winner Jake Cody in 8th on 83,750.

Other familiar faces still in with a shout at bagging a share of the impressive £342,500 prize pool include 2012 WSOP bracelet winner Craig McCorkell 73,650, defending champion Fabian Quoss 69,500 and recent Big Game winner Matthew Perry 62,400.

Further back are the likes of James Keys, Padraig Parkinson, Sam Grafton, John Eames, Neil Channing, Jeff Kimber and Stuart Rutter.

The action at The Vic resumes at 2pm today.

The chip leaders are as follows:

Matt Moss - 177,400
Peter Charalambous - 133,050
Jan Sjavik - 123,975
Chris Brammer - 118,500
Ken Wong - 118,075
Jon Spinks - 110,900
Igor Kurganov - 104,750
Jake Cody - 83,750
Rhys Jones - 83,65
Erik Wigg - 82,000

Tags: GUKPT Grand Final, Matt Moss, Chris Brammer, Jake Cody