There are 234 of 1031 players remaining in the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure main event after Day 1A and B and Day 2. The current chip leader is Pascal Lefrancois with 412,000 chips. The French-Canadian pro won a World Series of Poker bracelet in 2010 and finished 11th in the main event the same year. It will be interesting to follow him on the leader board during Day 3!
Another notable player among the chip leaders is New Yorker John Dibella with 293,600 chips. Dibella won the 2012 PCA Main Event for almost $1.8 million after a heads-up deal with Kyle Julius! Here are few other big names that will return to the poker tables today: Dario Minieri (168,500), Humberto Brenes (39,000), Vanessa Selbst (251,100), Jason Mercier (438,000), Marcel Luske (134,600), Liv Boeree (135,700).
The total prize pool is $10,070,000 and the money bubble will burst when 151 players remain. A minimum cash is worth $17,600 and each player on the final table is guaranteed $173,220; the winner of the whole thing will walk away $1.8 million richer!