Event #77: $5,000 No Limit Hold'em Main Event, $25M GTD
Event #77: $5,000 No Limit Hold'em Main Event, $25M GTD
Day 1e completed

Vlad "CheckEtoFold" Martynenko Takes Overall Lead on Day 1E of WSOP Online Main Event; Chidwick Advances

Stephen Chidwick
Stephen Chidwick

The fifth starting flight for Event #77: $5,000 No Limit Hold'em Main Event with a guarantee of $25,000,000 drew 83 players total. 16 out of them found a virtual bag after 15 levels of 30 minutes each and will return on Sunday, August 30 for Day 2.

Vlad "CheckEtoFold" Martynenko ended up with the biggest stack of the night worth 819,099, also good for the overall chip lead after five flights. Martynenko was followed by Chris Brewer, who's been frequenting the crazy high-stakes cash games that've been running on GGPoker.

Other notables that advanced included Arnaud Enselme and Stephen Chickwick. Jon van Fleet, Luke Schwartz, and David Miscikowski were among those that busted out.

Flight F will commence on Friday, August 21 at 7 p.m.

Day 1E Chip Counts (full)

Vlad "CheckEtoFold" Martynenko UA 819,099 819,099
Chris Brewer us 557,457 557,457
calderOn77 368,981 368,981
Franco "pelaguacha" Spitale ar 308,011 308,011
Sevket "Holidaywer" Ayaksiz 289,022 289,022
pakisoze911 281,093 281,093
Ilia "papochka" Vasilev RU 259,788 259,788
Elli25 231,492 231,492
TheWildHunt 190,752 190,752
professor06 171,574 171,574
Howard "eggt8rt" Lai CN 160,463 160,463
Arnaud Enselme fr 133,829 133,829
Stephen Chidwick gb 117,696 117,696
Brian "cuntpuntin33" England us 97,728 97,728
Aleksandr "Srinavasan" Grishchuk RU 92,728 92,728
Dzmitry Halubitski ua 70,287 70,287
Event #77: $5,000 No Limit Hold'em Main Event, $25M GTD
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