EPT Barcelona: Day 1A chip counts

The chip counts have been finalised from yesterday's action. Of the 263 who started, 99 made it through to the second day, with Greg Dyer, of the United States, top of the pile.

Three Team PokerStars members -- Katja Thater, ElkY and Noah Boeken -- are still in the mix, while Sverre Sundbo, a PokerStars sponsored pro here in Barcelona, is among the chip leaders. Moreover, 12 PokerStars satellite qualifiers are also still involved. Of those, Cort Kibler-Melby and Andrey Zaichenko lead the way.

Day 1B begins within the next few hours.

Full chip count from Day 1A:

Gregory Dyer (USA) 76,500
Mark Teltscher (UK) 67,300
Mark Vos (Australia) 64,300
Sander Lylloff (Denmark) 62,600
Sverre Sundbo (Norway) 60,500 (PokerStars sponsored pro)
Massimiliano Rosa (Italy) 60,100
Cort Kibler-Melby (Germany) 59,500 (PokerStars qualifier)
Björn Erik Glenne (Norway) 56,700
Andrey Zaichenko (Russia) 56,000 (PokerStars qualifier)
Jose Roldan Vicente (Spain) 53,000
Rayan Nathan (Australia) 52,700
Kitai Davidi Jacob (Belgium) 51,900
Nikolaus Jedlicka (Austria) 50,900
Ilari Sahamies (Finland) 46,900
Ola Brandborn (Sweden) 45,100
Fabrizio Tripicchio (Italy) 44,700
Joan Sastre Durin (Spain) 42,900
Mika Paasonen (Finland) 41,800
Richard Ashby (UK) 40,500
Michael Wong (USA) 40,100 (PokerStars qualifier)
Eric Scalisi (France) 39,400
Tutev Yovor Anastasov (Bulgaria) 38,800
Sebastien Compte (France) 37,400
Pepe Laborde (France) 36,200 (PokerStars qualifier)
Thierry Cazals (France) 34,900
Juan Maceiras Lapido (Spain) 34,200
Jean Pierre Petroli (France) 34,000
Jesus Manuel Garde Belio (Spain) 32,100
Sampo Lopponen (Finland) 31,100
Francisco Lopez Martos (Spain) 30,700
Marcus Friman (Sweden) 30,000
Daan Ruiter (Holland) 29,400
Lukas Benkovic (Slovakia) 28,900 (PokerStars qualifier)
Youssef Fawaz (France) 28,800
Nickolaos Panopoulos (Greece) 28,500
Bal Cees (Holland) 28,000
Mark Dickstein (USA) 27,800
Carles Llado Fabregas (Spain) 27,800
Alesko Isaia (Italy) 27,600
Mario Georgiev (Bulgaria) 26,800
Pete Giordano (USA) 26,500
Samir Rahal (France) 25,800
Julian Thew (UK) 25,400
Thomas Fuller (USA) 25,000
Emmanuel Loubradou (France) 23,000
Gunnar Oestebroed (Norway) 23,000
Brandon Schaefer (USA) 22,000
Juan Pastor Baez (Spain) 21,100
Eric Hardt (USA) 20,900 (PokerStars qualifier)
Noah Boeken (Holland) 20,800 (Team PokerStars)
Santiago Holguin Lopez (Spain) 20,600
Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier (France) 20,100 (Team PokerStars)
Erik Tamm (Sweden) 19,200
Ramzi Jelassi (Sweden) 18,700
Borge Dypvik (Norway) 18,400
Joep Durkstra (Holland) 17,900
Daniele Mazzia (Italy) 17,900
Katja Thater (Germany) 17,900 (Team PokerStars)
Walter Srour (Brazil) 17,800
Michael Greco (UK) 16,600
Christopher Ulsrud (Norway) 16,600
Tomas Brolin (Sweden) 16,500
Jason Coyle (UK) 15,800
Jgors Kalinicenko (Latvia) 15,700
Marc Naalden (Holland) 15,400
Christophe Palmeri (France) 15,400
Janne Juutilainen (Finland) 15,300
Soren Kongsgaard (Denmark) 15,300
Phillips Starrs (UK) 15,100 (PokerStars qualifier)
Gianluca Gentili (Italy) 14,900 (PokerStars qualifier)
Carlos Isaac Garcia Frontelo (Spain) 14,800 (PokerStars qualifier)
Andreas Hagen (Norway) 14,500
Paul Testud (France) 14,200
Atle Walgren (Norway) 14,100
Peter Tofting (Denmark) 13,900
Pascal Barrau (France) 13,500 (PokerStars qualifier)
Piero Monzio Compagnoni (Italy) 13,000
Frederik Vestberg (Sweden) 13,000
Phil Gordon (USA) 12,700
Paul Wasicka (USA) 12,500
Anders Henriksson (Sweden) 12,300 (PokerStars qualifier)
Stephane Daniel Subrenat (France) 11,600 (PokerStars qualifer)
Peter Bertelsen (Sweden) 11,300
Sonny Ridgewell (UK) 11,200
Alexander Roumeliotis (Sweden) 11,100 (PokerStars qualifier)
Ole Gabriel Holgersen (Norway) 11,000
Dan Carter (UK) 10,600
David Williams (USA) 10,100
Michael Keiner (Germany) 9,900
Annette Obrestad (Norway) 9,700
Isaac Baron (USA) 9,500 (PokerStars qualifier)
Henrik Waern (Sweden) 9,200
Jerome Ferron (France) 7,700
Jerome Zerbib (France) 7,000
Alexander Hanell (Sweden) 6,800
Orjan Holt (Norway) 6,400
Lee McCreery (UK) 6,000
Nicola Filesi (Italy) 5,500
Rob Hollink (Holland) 4,800

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