The two starting days of the European Poker Tour London Main Event are in the history books. 131 of 236 players made it through Day 1A and 225 of 411 survived Day 1B. The overall chip leader is no one else than Sergio Aido, of Spain, with 215,200 chips - about 50k more than his closest opponents.
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All participants still have their eyes on the £700,000 first-place prize. The overall chip leaders at this point are Mantas Visockis and Matthias Tikerpe, who finished the day with 522,000 and 507,600 chips respectively. Neither player had a massive stack until the end of the day when a few big hands put them at the top. Three of the top ten players are well-known to poker fans: Mike 'Timex' McDonald is in 3rd (422,100), Chris Moorman sits in 5th (380,300), and Team PokerStars Pro Theo Jorgensen is in 9th (333,500).