APPT Sydney :Play has commenced in Level 4 with the blinds at 150/300/25.
PokerStars' Japanese High Stakes player Masa Kagawa is nursing a short stack, with 9k in chips, as online qualifier Francisisicus Dekkers maintains his position as the early chip leader with 63k.
Masa Kagawa Short-Stacked
Day 1b Approximate Chip Counts:
- Francisisicus Dekkers 63k (PokerStars.net Online Qualifier)
- Kenny Ng 50k
- Leo Boxell 36k
- Van Marcus 32k
- Julius Coleman 31k
- Brett Parise 28k (APPT Manila Champion)
- Scotty Nguyen 23k
- Lee Nelson 20k (Team PokerStars Pro)
- Jozeph Berec 15k (APPT Seoul Runner-Up)
- Jeff Lissandro 12k
- Masa Kagawa 9k
- Dennis Waterman 4.5k