Event #17: $1,500 MILLIONAIRE MAKER No-Limit Hold'em

Stephen Song Bags Millionaire Maker Day 1b Chip Lead

• Nível 11: 1,000-2,000, 2,000 ante
Stephen Song

Day 1b of Event #17: $1,500 Millionaire Maker has concluded. It attracted a field of 2,762 entries to the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, and only 607 bagged up chips for Day 2.

Stephen Song bagged the Millionaire Maker Day 1b chip lead with 431,000. Song already has one bracelet and will be looking for number two in the next couple of days.

Some notable stacks include Maria Konnikova (243,000), Sonia-Veronika Shashikhina (233,000), Asher Conniff (198,000).

Millionaire Maker Day 1b Top 10 Chip Counts

RankPlayerCountryChipsBig Blinds
1Stephen SongUnited States431,000172
2Michael NiaUnited States405,500162
3Clement Van DriesscheFrance397,000159
4Russell ClaytonUnited States394,500158
5Boris AkopovUnited States347,000139
6Sebastien ComelFrance338,000135
7Nabil CardosoSpain337,000135
8Pierre CalamusaFrance337,000135
9Kou VangUnited States334,000134
10Hayato NagasawaJapan330,000132

Come back to PokerNews for the start of Day 2 at 10 a.m. local time on Oct. 10.

Tags: Asher ConniffDustin BryanFaraz JakaMaria KonnikovaMatt BerkeyRonnie BardahStephen Song