Kozlov, Yan Soar on Day 3 at EPT London Main Event

Martin Kozlov
Martin Kozlov

An elite field in the EPT London main event was pared to just 45 after Day 3 with Martin Kozlov and David Yan above the 1m-chip mark.

Kozlov, a former ANZPT Melbourne winner, is well ahead of the field with 1,351,000 after reaping the benefits of a couple flopped sets.

Yan, a frequent contributor to the EPT Live Stream commentary, also topped the 1m-chip plateau with 1,046,000 as did UKIPT winner Ludovic Geilich with 1,219,000.

David Yan
David Yan.

An intriguing and accomplished group of players round out the top 10.

Among them are Swedish pro Robin Ylitalo (716,000), Australian high roller Jeff Rossiter (601,000) and Norwegian heir Ole Kristian Nergard (550,000)

The official top 10 and chip counts:

  • 1. Martin Kozlov 1,351,000
  • 2. Ludovic Geilich 1,219,000
  • 3. David Yan 1,046,000
  • 4. Tudor Purice 825,000
  • 5. Robin Ylitalo 716,000
  • 6. Kuljinder Sidhu 605,000
  • 7. Jeffrey Rossiter 601,000
  • 8. Steven Warburton 599,000
  • 9. Javier Etayo 559,000
  • 10. Ole Nergard 550,000

Watts, Shorr, Adams Blom Linger in Chase Pack

Timothy Adams
The always dangerous Tim Adams.

Plenty of intriguing names survived just off the lead pack on Day 3 as well highlighted by former footballer Steven Watts (355,000).

Pros Shannon Shorr (341,000), Salman Behbehani (329,000) and Timothy Adams (279,000) aren't far behind. Dave 'Devilfish' Ulliott (250,000), Nicolau Villa-Lobos (244,000) and Sebastian Blom (216,000) also bagged stacks for Day 4.

Check the PokerStars blog for a recap of all today's action. Tune in to the live stream tomorrow at 1 pm GMT for Day 4 coverage.

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