With last two starting flights the European Poker Tour 2019 Sochi ₽191,800 EPT Main Event-Day 1B and 1C saw a total number of 692 entries. With 25 seats guarantee for the Main Event, the final number of entries is still to be revealed.
Indians continued to fight their way to Day 2. Sriharsha Doddapaneni, Aditya Sushant and Tathagata Sengupta were the three Indians seen in contention on Day 1B. Sengupta busted out early, while Doddapaneni and Sushant were able to advance to Day2. Now they will be joining Jayjit Ray, Kartik Ved and Anant Purohit.
Viktor Ustimov with 307,500 and Denis Sapozhnikov with 207,700 emerged as the chip leaders from Day 1B and 1C. Aleksandr Denisov, Day 1A chip leader (498,600) will start off the Day 2 proceedings with biggest stack overall.