The second and final starting flight of Event $19 Millionaire Maker – $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em attracted 4,887 entries which creates a total player pool of 8,817 entries of the tournament. Perhaps Team India embodying its cricket team’s phenomenal performance at the ICC Cricket World Cup, trailblazed through Day 1B with nine challengers progressing to Day 2. There were many Indian qualifiers on Day 1B. leading the brigade was Abhinav Iyer who not only bagged the biggest stack among the Indian contingent and is also one of the top 15 stacks of Day 1B with a count of 299,900. He will lead a group of 14 Indians to Day 2.
Team India Chip counts at the start of Day 2
Noah Schwartz (1,100,300) emerged as the end of the day chip leader on Day 1B and will also lead the 2,286 survivors from the starting flights as the overall Day 2 chip leader.