..

EPT Barcelona 2010 Prize Pool €3,790,000

Written by:
Ace King
Published on:
Nov/23/2010

112 spots will be paid for the EPT Barcelona 2010, it was determined on Tuesday with the top prize being €825,000.  A prize pool of €3,790,000 will ultimately be rewarded. 

A total of 302 players remained out of 495 during Day 1B.  The total number of players overall was 758.

Luis Rufas led the way late Tuesday as the top chip holder.  He is a local player who, to date, has only won the Barcelona Open PokerStars EPT- Season 6 in live tournament play.

US player Michael Binger had been holding onto the number 3 spot.  Binger is a big name player who has won close to $7million in live poker tournament play.  He finished 3rd at the 37th Annual World Series of Poker and walked away with over $4 million. 

UK player Roberto Romanellowas the 2nd  biggest chip leader and has won over a half million in live tournaments to date.

Norway’s Johnny Loddenwas in 4th place among the chip leaders late Tuesday.  He is one of the most recognizable faces on the EPT tour.

- Ace King, Gambling911.com

Poker News

Americas Cardroom Boss to Stake 6 Players for $5 Million Venom in Fight Against Cancer

Americas Cardroom Boss to Stake 6 Players for $5 Million Venom in Fight Against Cancer

Americas Cardroom head honcho Phil Nagy vowed to stake 6 people to play in this week's Venom PKO online tournament with the profit split being half to the player and half to breast cancer awareness.

Suzie Zhao Murder Trial Delayed Until 2022: Poker Pro Burned Alive

Suzie Zhao Murder Trial Delayed Until 2022: Poker Pro Burned Alive

The new date has been set at January 3rd, 2022.  Jury selection was initially expected to take place this week in Oakland County, Michigan following two previous delays.

There is a Doyle Brunson Documentary Coming

According to a tweet from the ten-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner, a team have been filming for the last month with filming set to last "a lot longer".

Poker Pros Upset With Dealer Vax Exemption

Poker Pros Upset With Dealer Vax Exemption

Poker pros are crying foul over the recent mandate that requires entrants in the upcoming World Series of Poker be vaccinated, but not dealers.

Americas Cardroom Becomes the Official Sponsor of Latin America’s Biggest Casino

Americas Cardroom Becomes the Official Sponsor of Latin America’s Biggest Casino

We have some huge news that live poker fans will definitely enjoy. Americas Cardroom is now the official sponsor of Enjoy Punta del Este in Uruguay.  We’re proud to be associated with this high-end property, which is home to the largest casino in Latin America!

Syndicate