Saturday, 5 January 2013
The second opening flight of the PKR.com WPT National Dublin event is in the book with home favourite Jude Ainsworth the man to beat.
The former PokerStars pro doubled up just before the close after flopping a set and closed the day with a stack of 181,000. Also riding high by the end of Day 1B was Russian aggro merchant and PKR.com pro Vlad Geshkenbein on 175,300 and Fintan Gavin on 141,000.The two opening flights will unite this afternoon with 89 survivors chasing a first prize of €67,500. A total of 27 players will make the money with the min-cash set at €2,350.The Day 1B chip leaders are as follows:1 Jude Ainsworth 181,000 2 Vladimir Geshkenbein 175,300 3 Fintan Gavin 140,000 4 Ben Carpenter 138,700 5 David Harris 118,600 6 Kevin Finnie 104,000 7 Jaye Renehan 103,200 8 Wes Farrell 101,600 9 Jack Hinchey 96,700 10 Jens Lakemeier 94,400Keep up to date with all the news from the poker world by following us on Twitter and Facebook.
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