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2017 WPT Legends of Poker Day 2: Oddie Dardon Out in Front as Money Bubble Nears

No more separate flights at the World Poker Tour (WPT) Legends of Poker Main Event, as Monday was Day 2, when the survivors of each of the three Day 1’s came together in a single, unified field to try to make their way toward their poker dreams. Oddie Dardon is the chip leader going into Day 2 with 775,000 chips. Dardon finished Day 1C with 160,000 chips, good for ninth-best of that flight and placing him squarely among the overall chip leaders heading into Day 2. One of the hands that really put him in position to make a run came in Level 15. According to the WPT.com report, Day 1C chip leader Cody Slaubaugh raised pre-flop to 7,000 chips, Will Kassouf called, Dardon called, Mel Wiener called from the small blind, and the button also called. Action! On the 9-T-J (two hearts) flop, the action checked to Kassouf, who

2016 EPT Malta Main Event Day 2: Diaz Roars to Front

Guillaume Diaz leads the 2016 European Poker Tour (EPT) Malta Main Event after Day 2. Holding 583,500 chips, Diaz is just one of two players – joined by Gianfranco Visalli with 518,000 – who has eclipsed the half-million chip plateau. Of the 233 players who began Day 2 (plus eight late entrants), just 90 players made it through to Wednesday’s Day 3. As mentioned, eight players registered late, as the tournament’s registration did not close until the start of Day 2. Thus, with a total field of 468 entries, the prize pool is €2,269,800 with a first prize of €355,700. The min-cash is €8,070, starting at 87th place. This means that some of the shortest stacks remaining after Day 2 may have not gotten much sleep last night, knowing that they are so close to at least making a profit, yet at the same time so close to going home