Luigi Viscomi takes WPT 500 Lead

Luigi Viscomi takes WPT 500 Lead

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

The partypoker WPT500 has a new leader following the third opening flight at Dusk Till Dawn yesterday. Day 1C was dominated by Luigi Visconti who turned his starting stack of 30,000 chips into a monstrous 522,000 by the close.

32 of the 116 day 1c starters will be back for the weekend action with the likes of Paul King 209,500, Yiannis Liperis 197,000, Rahim Tadj-Saadat 191,000 all making solid starts.

The highest profile casualty from Tuesday's action was EPT Barcelona winner Tom 'hitthehole' Middleton. Joining him on the rail was David 'lildave' Nicholson.

Further opening flights follow throughout the week until a super turbo day 1 on Saturday.

The Day 1C chip leaders:

1 Luigi Viscomi 522,000
2 Paul King 209,500
3 Yiannis Liperis 197,000
4 Rahim Tadj-Saadat 191,000
5 Robert Davies 154,000
6 Barkatul Mohammed 144,000
7 Leo McClean 143,000
8 Mario Sanchez Cano 130,000
9 John Conroy 129,000
10 Philip Steer 123,000

Chip info courtesy of the PartyPoker blog.

Tags: WPT500, Dusk Till Dawn, WPT Nottingham, Luigi Viscomi