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Makievskyi Leads Into Day 8 with 21.045 Million in Chips

Day 7 here at the 2011 World Series of Poker Main Event is done and dusted after five two-hour levels of play. The field that began the day was 57 players strong. When play ended for the night, just 22 of them remained. Heading the pack into Day 8 will be Anton Makievskyi with 21.045 million in chips.

Makievskyi earned the chip lead thanks to a massive 20MM-chip pot with Christopher Moore. Makievskyi flopped a full house to Moores trips before the two began raising back and forth to get all of the money in. When the hand ended Read more