We are down to the final 210 players, and we will be posting a fresh round of chip counts soon once we get down to 200. We have a couple of stacks hovering around 2,000,000 for the chip lead, but we have one player, and one tall stack, making some noise.
Sami Bechahed is looking to continue his incredible runs in these recent Mega Millions Events. After finishing runner-up in this event last August, and winning the Mini Mega Millions earlier in this series, Bechahed has once again surged ahead of the pack, with a big stack 1,500,000, or 100 big blinds.
Nick Phoenix started the day 2nd in chips and has slowly been accumulating more throughout the day. While he is down a bit from his peak on the day, Phoenix has found a way to make his stack still look intimidating.
Remember the top 171 will be in the money tonight. Stay tuned for more updates!