João "Naza114" Vieira on the second day of the Event #12 of WSOP

Although we have not made any news about it yet, we have already noticed Fernando Brito at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino tables playing at the World Series of Poker. Brito has already made a mini cash in Event # 7 – COLOSSUS – $ 565 No-Limit Hold’em for $ 1,085. Now, João “Naza114” Vieira also took action and immediately took off his right foot.

Madeiran player participated in Event # 12: $ 1,500 Dealer’s Choice 6-Handed, where 406 players were in play. With 10 levels of blinds already played, the field fell to 120 survivors, where the Portuguese player was in the 67th position with 20,200 chips.

The prizes have already been revealed and the $ 548,100 accumulated will be distributed among the top 61, where the mini cash is set at $ 2,263 and the champion receives $ 129,882.

Leading this tournament ended John Hennigan who built a stack with 89,800 chips. Russian Andrey Zhigalov is second in the standings with 85,275 chips and both take a good lead to third-placed Brian Saltus with 61,875 chips. Here you can see the top 10 of the chip counts:

Top 10 of Event # 12 Token Count: $ 1,500 Dealer’s Choice 6-Handed:

Place Player Chips
1 John Hennigan 89,800
2 Andrey Zhigalov 85,275
3 Brian Saltus 61,875
4 Joey Couden 59,325
5 Jeff Lisandro 58,025
6 Stephen Nussrallah 51,025
7 Craig Chait 50,825
8 David Funkhouser 50,825
9 John Esposito 49,500
10 Scott Abrams 49,300