Mihaita Croitoru, a PokerStars qualifier from Romania, has the biggest stack of the Main Event so far, finishing top of Day 1a with a whopping 340,000.
Lam Van Trinh from the UK is second with 291,300 and third is Lucian Tartan, again from the UK, with 216,500 all from Day 1a. There were 169 players with 45 survivors.
No one from Day 1b could top the 200k mark with [Removed:16] from France on 199,100 but only just ahead of Naoufel Bennani-Smires who bagged 199,000. Day 1b saw 164 players and 51 survivors.