Overnight, the WSOP has released official end-of-day chip counts for Event 48, $2,000 No-Limit Hold'em. The counts show that Marco Johnson extended his lead late in the session, while Kirill Gerasimov also moved up to third entering Sunday's final.
The complete chip counts:
Marco Johnson 2,135,000
Gabe Costner 1,475,000
Kirill Gerasimov 1,145,000
Alexandre Gomes 1,075,000
Robert Brewer 1,050,000
Sverre Sundbo 685,000
Dan Rome 650,000
Alan Cutler 535,000
Ryan D'Angelo 520,000
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We now have our final nine players for this $2,000 buy-in NL Holdem event. Chip counts, as well as the final table seat assignments will be posted sometime in the morning. Final table action will start at 3 p.m. PDT later today. Join us here for all the exciting action.
Ryan D'Angelo opened with a raise to 115,000 and Sergey Rybachenko came over the top for all of his chips. D'Angelo made the call.
The flop came to give Rybachenko a flopped set but the on the turn and on the river gave D'Angelo a running straight to take down the pot and eliminate Rybachenko in 10th place for $46,386 in prize money.