Top online poker player wins euro 503,700 in EPT High Roller

December 20, 2018

Top Danish online high stakes poker player Henrik “hhecklen” Hecklen recorded the largest live tourney pay-day of his earning career this week by taking down the Euro 10,300 buy-in High Roller event at the European Poker Tour Prague for Euro 503,700. It was tough competition against some of Europe’s most respected players in the field […]

European Poker Tour Prague Main Event goes to German pro

December 19, 2018

Young German poker pro Paul Michaelis as emerged as the winner in the 2018 Euro 5.300 buy-in EPT Prague main event after the final three survivors from a field of 1,174 agreed a three-way chop prioor to the heads up stage. Michaelis played strongly throughout the multi-day competition, flagging on the fourth day, where he […]

French victory in EPT high roller competition

December 16, 2018

A last minute decision to enter a satellite poker tournament in the European Poker Tour series currently running in Prague ended in a celebration for French poker pro Corentin Ropert this weekend as he claimed the main prize of Euro 277,560 in the Euro 25,000 buy-in Single-Day High Roller event. The win, Robrt’s best yet, […]

Austrian ace Elbinger wins euro 653,000 main prize in European Poker Tour event

December 13, 2018

Austrian poker pro Matthias Elbinger banked a further Euro 653,000 in career earnings this week in taking down the Euro 50,000 buy-in PokerStars’ European Poker Tour competition in Prague, an event that attracted 40 entries from quality international players. Elbinger’s big win – his third this year – brings his career earnings from live tourney […]

Sochi first stop of Pokerstars European Poker Tour 2019

November 13, 2018

The PokerStars-sponsored European Poker Tour (EPT) returns to Sochi from March 20 to 29, 2019, marking the first stop of the new year for the tour. Casino Sochi will host a schedule of more than 20 events with buy-ins ranging from 6,600RUB to 375,000RUB, including the Main Event, which guarantees a prize pool of 150,000,000RUB (approx. $2.3 million).

The Stars Group reports back on EPT Barcelona poker tournament

September 15, 2018

The Stars Group has hailed the recently completed its 2018  European Poker Tour Barcelona, describing the tournament as one of the most successful yet, and reporting: * The largest main event entry list yet at 1,900; * Main event prize pool topped Euro 9.4 million; * Main event first prize of Euro 1.6 million; * […]

Satellite winner takes down EPT Barcelona Main Event

September 3, 2018

Piotr Nurzynski is a Polish amateur poker player who entered a $250 online poker satellite competition whilst travelling in South America and won a seat in the Euro 5,300 buy-in European Poker Tour Barcelona Main Event. Today he is Euro 1,037,109 wealthier after winning the event following a four-way chop…and he has a $30,000 PokerStars […]

Hungarian victory in EPT Barcelona high roller event

August 31, 2018

Hungarian poker pro Andras Nemeth has pulled off a surprise victory in the EPT Barcelona Euro 25,000 buy-in Single Day High Roller competition after besting a field of 95 players – many of them internationally respected professionals. The registrations included Michael Dyer, Stephen Chidwick, Bryn Kenney, Luc and Sam Greenwood, Nick Petrangelo, Patrik Antonius, Dan […]

EPT Monte Carlo a successful stop

May 10, 2018

The Stars Group Inc. has lauded the successful results of the Monte Carlo stop on the European Poker Tour (EPT), sponsored by PokerStars, which delivered a total prize pool of $27.2 million, 1,915 unique players from 83 different countries, and a total of 8,170 entries across 42 tournaments. The €5,300 buy-in EPT Main Event attracted a field of 777 […]

Online grinder wins Pokerstars and Montecarlo Casino EPT main event

May 5, 2018

A change of plans by Julien Perouse resulted in French driving instructor and online grinder Nicholas Dumont playing in his stead in the Euro 5,300 buy-in PokerStars and Monte-Carlo Casino EPT Main Event, and it turned out to be bonanza for both: Dumont won the Euro 712,000 main prize and a $30,000 PokerStars Platinum Pass […]