Good morning players and welcome to Day 2 of the Main Event! Now that all of the starting days are behind us, it’s time for the next elimination round of the Metro WALK TO A MILLION. With a massive turnout of 858 entries, the P1M guaranteed prize pool was a thing of the past. Let’s go straight to the numbers and see what players will be hunting down.

Day 1A: 23 advanced – 163 entries
Day 1B: 23 advanced – 152 entries
Day 1C: 35 advanced – 206 entries
Day 1D: 48 advanced – 337 entries

Day 2: 128 players

Prizepool: P1,716,000
ITM: 86
1st prize: P430,000

Day 2 opens with the unreachable John Clyde Tan as the overall leader with 318,900. Game resumes at Level 15 with blinds at 1500-3000 ante 500 and increasing every 40 minutes. The money bubble will burst today. Action concludes at the end of 12 rounds or down to two tables (18 players), whichever is reached first. Cards start flying at 3pm. 

Day 2 Qualifiers by Chip Count
1 Tan, John Clyde 318,900 – Table 29, Seat 3
2 Yosuke, Shinjo 251,600 – Table 22, Seat 1
3 Santos, Grace 228,000 – Table 17, Seat 8
4 Peña, Jharome 227,900 – Table 14, Seat 6
5 Cruz, Federick 222,800 – Table 14, Seat 5
6 Tan, Edward Carlos 218,000 – Table 28, Seat 2
7 Vergara, Mark Angelo 215,800 – Table 25, Seat 2
8 Karlsson, Petter Magnus 209,800 – Table 24, Seat 4
9 Dagar, Richard 208,700 – Table 14, Seat 3
10 Castillo, Francois Michel 208,600 – Table 21, Seat 9
11 Atiga, Rhommel 204,500 – Table 17, Seat 2
12 Mendoza, Kenzo 203,100 – Table 25, Seat 8
13 Villa, Hernan Jaybee 200,300 – Table 15, Seat 2
14 Bolotaolo, Jan Morris 192,200 – Table 23, Seat 3
15 Castro, Anthony Banal 190,200 – Table 26, Seat 8
16 Agbon, Zernan Ezer 188,800 – Table 16, Seat 10
17 Avelino, Joseph Michael 188,500 – Table 23, Seat 8
18 Ysmael, William 185,200 – Table 23, Seat 4
19 Miranda, Victor Riston 184,900 – Table 22, Seat 5
20 De Leon, Michael 165,100 – Table 29, Seat 4
21 Javier, Jimmie 158,100 – Table 22, Seat 9
22 Castillo, Ellezer 156,400 – Table 25, Seat 6
23 Tiu, Raymond 155,800 – Table 29, Seat 6
24 Capule, Leopoldo 152,000 – Table 29, Seat 2
25 Nakila, Richard 151,600 – Table 16, Seat 7
26 Ola, Danilo 148,800 – Table 24, Seat 1
27 Balo, Marc Angelou 147,100 – Table 21, Seat 7
28 Semana, Randy 143,000 – Table 23, Seat 5
29 Magadan, John Jay 135,100 – Table 26, Seat 4
30 Mondalo, Bonifacio 135,100 – Table 15, Seat 10
31 Castillo, Jan Stephen 132,700 – Table 16, Seat 8
32 King, John Francis 129,000 – Table 25, Seat 9
33 Bulatao, Jessie Phillip 127,900 – Table 16, Seat 2
34 Vasquez Jr, Melchor 127,300 – Table 29, Seat 5
35 Concepcion, Brian 125,700 – Table 21, Seat 10
36 Flores, Marni Jr 124,200 – Table 28, Seat 6
37 Mc Gray Ii, Marcel Bryant 118,900 – Table 23, Seat 1
38 Singapan, Ricardo 117,600 – Table 23, Seat 7
39 Solano, Orlando 117,400 – Table 16, Seat 4
40 Maglalang Jr, Avelino Rene 116,500 – Table 15, Seat 3
41 Garcia, Ryan Joseph 114,700 – Table 21, Seat 1
42 Bulaong, Raphael 113,800 – Table 25, Seat 7
43 Cea, Sandy 113,000 – Table 15, Seat 4
44 Mercado, Niño Carlo 110,300 – Table 24, Seat 9
45 Nakagawa, Hajime 107,100 – Table 23, Seat 2
46 Gabuyo, Robert 105,800 – Table 21, Seat 8
47 Bagunu, Josie 103,600 – Table 27, Seat 10
48 Ruaya, Harold 103,400 – Table 27, Seat 7
49 Sibal, Jeoffrey 100,000 – Table 28, Seat 5
50 Bagunu Jr, Luis 98,500 – Table 24, Seat 2
51 Gonzalez, Besay 97,400 – Table 16, Seat 6
52 Sy, Mark Robert 94,400 – Table 24, Seat 5
53 Marquez, Richard 93,900 – Table 23, Seat 9
54 Estrella, John Charles 93,500 – Table 15, Seat 8
55 Santos, Mark 92,400 – Table 27, Seat 8
56 Enriquez, Patrick 91,600 – Table 16, Seat 9
57 Pasion, Christopher 89,400 – Table 26, Seat 6
58 Angeles, Bernardo 88,900 – Table 17, Seat 4
59 Pinga, Edgardo 87,500 – Table 17, Seat 3
60 De Leon, Enrique 87,300 – Table 22, Seat 4
61 Yiu, Alexander 87,100 – Table 28, Seat 8
62 Amparo, Mark Anthony 87,000 – Table 17, Seat 6
63 Aguas, Elena 85,800 – Table 15, Seat 6
64 Cerbito, Marvin 85,100 – Table 22, Seat 6
65 Verceles, Eddie 84,500 – Table 27, Seat 6
66 Garcia, Jonald 84,000 – Table 16, Seat 5
67 Quizon, James 83,600 – Table 17, Seat 9
68 Dee, Janette Hazel 83,200 – Table 22, Seat 3
69 Tolentino, Richard 83,100 – Table 14, Seat 4
70 Hombrebueno, Jimbo 81,400 – Table 14, Seat 10
71 Roldan, Kevin 81,300 – Table 28, Seat 10
72 Acosta, Rodion 80,900 – Table 16, Seat 3
73 Wi, Harvey 77,500 – Table 14, Seat 9
74 Cadangdang, Jemar 76,400 – Table 26, Seat 9
75 Sarmiento, Andrei 76,000 – Table 26, Seat 1
76 Huerto, Joven 72,800 – Table 29, Seat 1
77 Samson, Nino 72,000 – Table 17, Seat 5
78 Abram, Anthony 71,600 – Table 14, Seat 2
79 Patulot, Lemmor 71,500 – Table 28, Seat 7
80 Guerrero, Patrick Jolas 71,300 Table 27, Seat 5
81 Carino, Eleurefe 70,400 – Table 26, Seat 7
82 Tuason, Reynaldo 70,400 – Table 27, Seat 9
83 Cheong, Yun Rong 68,900 – Table 26, Seat 5
84 Inocentes, Alvir 68,900 – Table 21, Seat 5
85 Amorin, Rolando 68,100 – Table 22, Seat 8
86 Castillo, Michael M. 67,900 – Table 26, Seat 3
87 Macalatan, Paulo 67,300 – Table 24, Seat 8
88 Robles, Jayson 66,200 – Table 14, Seat 1
89 Mejia, Edralin 63,900 – Table 28, Seat 3
90 Intia, Jester 60,500 – Table 29, Seat 9
91 Ablola, Wilfredo 59,100 – Table 23, Seat 6
92 Limjap, Eric 57,800 – Table 21, Seat 6
93 Forslund, Stephan Servilland 57,200 – Table 25, Seat 5
94 Imperio, Raymond 56,700 – Table 21, Seat 4
95 Galarosa, Perry Jarry 55,200 – Table 24, Seat 10
96 Ragaza, Anthony 54,200 – Table 14, Seat 7
97 Dela Cruz, Ruderico 53,100 – Table 27, Seat 4
98 Kalaquian, Elmer 53,100 – Table 16, Seat 1
99 Icao, Liberty 52,600 – Table 29, Seat 10
100 Delos Reyes, Francis 51,500 – Table 25, Seat 10
101 Enriquez Sr., Raymond 51,300 – Table 27, Seat 3
102 Anker, Michael Herbert 51,000 – Table 21, Seat 3
103 Arcilla, Melany 51,000 – Table 24, Seat 7
104 Maño, Alexander 50,500 – Table 26, Seat 10
105 Lim, Alexis R. 48,700 – Table 22, Seat 2
106 Montebon Ii, Trifie 48,300 – Table 25, Seat 3
107 Magsakay, Vamerdino 46,500 – Table 17, Seat 7
108 Argamosa, Jonathan 46,300 – Table 28, Seat 1
109 Ambata, Rick Jason 44,700 – Table 22, Seat 10
110 Cerbito, Marciel 44,300 – Table 27, Seat 2
111 Yuh, David 43,500 – Table 21, Seat 2
112 Ramayrat, Cris Gary 42,500 – Table 29, Seat 8
113 Asuncion, Analee 42,300 – Table 25, Seat 1
114 Calo, Arthur 40,600 – Table 15, Seat 1
115 Satparam, Jansen 40,100 – Table 28, Seat 9
116 Allado, Diosdado Jose 37,700 – Table 23, Seat 10
117 Vicente, John Carlo 37,400 – Table 15, Seat 7
118 Nocum, Vincent Christopher 37,000 – Table 22, Seat 7
119 Copiozo, Joel Constantino 35,900 – Table 15, Seat 5
120 Ibañez, Joselito A. 34,200 – Table 17, Seat 10
121 Delos Reyes, Marlou Paul 32,300 – Table 25, Seat 4
122 Victorio, Reginald 31,200 – Table 14, Seat 8
123 Walath, Cesar 31,100 – Table 29, Seat 7
124 Enriquez Jr., Raymond 28,900 – Table 28, Seat 4
125 Mangundayao, Justine 27,500 – Table 17, Seat 1
126 Salud, George 18,200 – Table 24, Seat 3
127 Lima Jr Iii, Roque 13,300 – Table 24, Seat 6
128 Kamaliev, Rifgat Rakhipovich 7,900 – Table 15, Seat 9

Good luck to all of the players today!

Grace Santos bags the lead at Day 1D

We have a female at the helm of the Main Event! Grace Santos bagged up the largest stack of 228,000 topping the enormous 337 entry field. This final flight, Day 1D, produced the biggest turnout of the tournament. With her hefty stack, Santos enters Day 2 running third position overall bested only by John Clyde Tan and Shinjo Yosuke.

Grace Santos, Day 1D leader

Apart from Santos, among the 48 Day 1D survivors were notable local players Jan Morris Bolotaolo with 192,200, Jonald Garcia with 84,000,and Janette Hazel Dee with 83,200. See below for the list of Day 1D survivors.

1 Santos, Grace 228,000
2 Tan, Edward Carlos 218,000
3 Vergara, Mark Angelo 215,800
4 Karlsson, Petter Magnus 209,800
5 Castillo, Francois Michel 208,600
6 Atiga, Rhommel 204,500
7 Bolotaolo, Jan Morris 192,200
8 Castro, Anthony Banal 190,200
9 Agbon, Zernan Ezer 188,800
10 Castillo, Ellezer 156,400
11 Nakila, Richard 151,600
12 Ola, Danilo 148,800
13 Semana, Randy 143,000
14 Bulatao, Jessie Phillip 127,900
15 Vasquez Jr, Melchor 127,300
16 Flores, Marni Jr 124,200
17 Garcia, Ryan Joseph 114,700
18 Cea, Sandy 113,000
19 Mercado, Niño Carlo 110,300
20 Gabuyo, Robert 105,800
21 Sibal, Jeoffrey 100,000
22 Gonzalez, Besay 97,400
23 Enriquez, Patrick 91,600
24 Pasion, Christopher 89,400
25 De Leon, Enrique 87,300
26 Yiu, Alexander 87,100
27 Verceles, Eddie 84,500
28 Garcia, Jonald 84,000
29 Dee, Janette Hazel 83,200
30 Acosta, Rodion 80,900
31 Wi, Harvey 77,500
32 Samson, Nino 72,000
33 Carino, Eleurefe 70,400
34 Amorin, Rolando 68,100
35 Robles, Jayson 66,200
36 Ablola, Wilfredo 59,100
37 Kalaquian, Elmer 53,100
38 Delos Reyes, Francis 51,500
39 Anker, Michael Herbert 51,000
40 Cerbito, Marciel 44,300
41 Yuh, David 43,500
42 Ramayrat, Cris Gary 42,500
43 Satparam, Jansen 40,100
44 Nocum, Vincent Christopher 37,000
45 Copiozo, Joel Constantino 35,900
46 Delos Reyes, Marlou Paul 32,300
47 Victorio, Reginald 31,200
48 Lima Jr Iii, Roque 13,300

For all the players unable to make the cut into Day 2, we do have one side event running. At 8pm it’s knockout time with the Big Bounty freezeout tournament up on the plate. Buy-in is P1650. For every player you eliminate, you will receive a reward of P500.

Day 1A results
Day 1B results
Day 1C results