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WPT: North American Poker Championship Day 2 Chip Leaders

Written by:
Ace King
Published on:
Oct/14/2008
World Poker Tour

The prize pool for the WPT: North American Poker Championship has finally been announced.

$1,250,352 CAD

$612,427 CAD

$319,337 CAD

$262,469 CAD

$196,851 CAD

$153,107 CAD

454 players entered the event and 45 of them will receive cash payments. 27 were left by Tuesday evening. The tournament, held on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls, will be played through October 16.

Here is a look at the top ten chip counts:

Chip Count

Vivek Rajkumar 1,080,000

Gavin Smith 979,000

Matt Matros 943,000

Kathy Liebert 879,000

Erik Seidel 851,000

Nick Alafogiannis 784,000

James Trenholm 745,000

Brian Hawkins 676,000

Sam Greenwood 611,000

Khaled Aljoma 552,000

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Ace King, Gambling911.com

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