Sergio Aido cashed in nine countries last year, including his native Spain, and he's fighting hard to make sure he stays in the hunt early on Day 1a of the PokerStars Championships Bahamas Main Event.
Preflop, Aido was the aggressor as he made it 450 to go from middle position. Dutch player Arjen Hulskotte was one of two players to call. The flop of saw Aido continue for 800, and this time only Hulskotte came long for the ride. On the turn of , however, Aido's chunky bet of 2,200 chips took down the pot and he bounces up to 25,400 after a tricky start. Despite losing the hand, Hulskotte is very stable on 29,500.