Event 1: Andre the Giant Takes Chip Lead

$350 Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)

Blinds 40k/80k/10k ante
14 Players Remaining, 2.06 million (26 bb)

Edwin “Andre” Lomans takes the chip lead when his pocket Aces hold against Hoang Nguyen.

Lomans (4 mill) and Nguyen (1.5 mill) are all in on a flop of Q-T-7 with Lomans’ rockets leading Nguyen’s KQ.

There’s no help on the turn or river for Nguyen who finishes in 15th place for $2,719.

Lomans has the chip lead at 5.6 million