Negreanu among The Big Event leaders

Negreanu among The Big Event leaders

Monday, 7 March 2011

The two opening flights of the tournament formerly known as NAPT Los Angeles have come to a close with Daniel Negreanu the biggest name at the head of the chip counts.

All told 417 players bought in to the $5,000 buy-in event creating a prize pool of over $1.9m with 56 making the money. Other notables alongside Negreanu who are still in the running for the $500,000 first prize include Dwyte Pilgrim, Kathy Liebert and Arnaud Mattern. Chris DeMaci is the chip leader heading into day 2 followed by Alex Kamberis and Casey Jarzabek.

The action resumes at 5pm today UK time. Join us tomorrow to see who is that step closer to a major title and half a million dollars.

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