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World Poker Finals - Day 1 (Part II)


Day 1b is wrapped at the World Poker Finals.  Loi Phan is the Day 1b chip leader with 112,000.  World Poker Tour Chairman of the Board Lyle Berman remains the overall chip leader with 153,300.

Other Day 1b notables include: Amir Vahedi - 83,000, Hasan Habib - 75,000, Erik Seidel - 56,000, Chip Jett - 55,000, Minh Nguyen - 48,000, Ted Forrest - 40,000, John D'Agostino - 15,000, and "Minneapolis" Jim Meehan - 9,000.  Meehan was down to around 1,000 and doubled up a few times to make it into Day 2.

About 240 players remain. Play picks back up at noon.  Check out chip counts at PokerWire or live blogging at Tao of Poker for updates.

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