RG TULSA MAIN EVENT (DAY 1B): Gil George Bags Overall Chip Lead

Level 12 (1,200/2,400/400)
Total RG Main Event Entries: 256
Total RG Main Event Day 1B Entries: 148
Day 1B Players Remaining: 29
Average Stack: 102,000

Gil Geroge caught some late heat and surpassed Jamie Kerstetter as the overall chip leader.

From the 148 that entered, 29 survived and advanced to Day 2 of the RunGood Tulsa Main Event. Leading the charge among the survivors is Gil George, who came on strong in the last few levels to bag 308,500. George's total narrowly edged out the 303,000 that Jamie Kerstetter bagged on Day 1A. 

Joining George at the top of Day 1B are Pete Petree (207,000), Robert Shuptrine (179,000) and Brian Ray (162,500). Tai Du bagged 149,000 after hitting his peak earlier in the flight but is still plenty healthy for Day 2. A full look at the chip counts from Day 1B is below and the seating assignments for Sunday will be posted following the conclusion of Day 1C.

Gil George Desoto, TX 308,500
Pete Petree Owasso, OK 207,000
Robert Shuptrine Bentonville, AR 179,000
Brian Ray Norman, OK 162,500
Carl Kemp Ward Broken Arrow, OK 150,000
Tai Du Oklahoma City, OK 149,000
Jesse McVicker Lawton, OK 146,000
Richard Roberts Moore, OK 136,500
James Traber Edmond, OK 135,500
Rob Palacios KC, MO 116,500
Jason Ashford Eureka Springs, AR 114,500
Bryan Campanello Southlake, TX 114,000
Will Berry Norman, OK 105,000
Michael Kennedy Joplin, MO 87,000
Tony Lay Moore, OK 84,000
Shane Fuller Olathe, KS 83,000
Raymond Kilpatrick Granbury, TX 66,000
Matt Newcombe Ada, OK 63,500
Robert "Bobby" Randolph Collinsville, OK 62,000
Nikhil Behl Tulsa, OK 61,500
Chris Conrad Peachtree City, GA 60,500
James Sybrant Arkansas City, KS 59,500
Alex Phahurat Rogers, AR 58,000
John Martin Pittsburg, KS 55,000
Duy Lai Broken Arrow, OK 51,000
Rayce Bramlett El Reno, OK 47,000
Cherie Baber Tulsa, OK 41,500
Andre Allen KC, MO 35,000
Melinda Hettick Catoosa, OK 14,500

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