PokerStars LAPT Punta del Este Day 1 Complete

Overall, 327 players stumped up $3.7k to play the event and created a prize pool of over $1.1m. After the day, 64 remained with 36 to be paid. The first-place prize will be $283,500.

Greg Raymer, Dennis Phillips, J.C. Alvarado, Paul Magriel, Humberto Brenes, Victor Ramdin, and Andre Akkari all made an appearance but unfortunately for the pros none of them survived to see Day 2.

The top ten chip counts are as follows:

Oliver Rowe — 136,000

Alberto Andres Font Rytzner — 135,125

Angel Guillén — 111,200

Ibuki Fukui — 105,900

Mario Salvagno — 102,800

Lisandro Pablo Gallo — 94,300

Samo Muhia — 90,400

Andre Ventura — 85,800

Maximilian Heinzelmann — 83,600

Vialaret Ezequiel — 78,100