EPT13 Barcelona: Ilkin Amirov leads 36 into €10K High Roller final day

591 entries. 591! That's where the last high roller of the European Poker Tour Barcelona festival ended up after late registration concluded at the start of today's Day 2. The €10K buy-in event (with a single re-entry) has a €5,732,300 prize pool, and when the 36 returners come b...more

by Live reporting team on August 27, 2016 2:57 AM

EPT13 Barcelona: Reichenstein leads the last seven going into final day

At an hour like this, it's hard to wrap up 13 hours of play, and it's pointless to even try. At one point, we had imagined the story tonight to be all about Adam Owen holding a big lead going into the final table, which will be seven handed when play reconvenes at 1pm tomorrow fo...more

by Live reporting team on August 27, 2016 1:14 AM

EPT13 Barcelona: Sebastian Malec, wizard, chip leader

Sebastian Malec is a work of art. He sits under a permanent case of bed-head. His glasses frame his lightly-stubbled face in a way that suggests Harry Potter after an all-night Barcelona bender. He could be a wizard, and we wouldn't be at all surprised. He munches on chocolate ch...more

by Brad Willis on August 26, 2016 2:44 AM

EPT13 Barcelona: Marc-Olivier Perrault leads record-breaking €10K High Rolle

The Main Event field might have grown smaller on its Day 4, but everything else here at the Casino Barcelona was getting bigger and bigger. The tournament packing out the room today was the last big buy-in event of the festival - the €10K High Roller - and boy did it get bums in ...more

by Live reporting team on August 26, 2016 1:14 AM

EPT13 Barcelona: Watch on EPT Live!

• LIVE COVERAGE | LATEST CHIP COUNTS | PAYOUTS Live coverage from Day 6 of the EPT13 Barcelona Main Event....more

by Live reporting team on August 25, 2016 1:47 AM

EPT13 Barcelona: Chimkovitch bags the chip lead at the end of Day 3

With the last hand complete and the chips going into the bags Anthony Chimkovitch knew exactly what it was a like to have a great day on the EPT. If it wasn't clear enough from the stack of 1,825,000 that he bagged up tonight, the grin on his face for much of the day pretty much ...more

by Live reporting team on August 25, 2016 1:41 AM

EPT13 Barcelona: Nicolas Chouity heads last 290 in record-breaker

Nicolas Chouity: Heading the Day 3 fieldDay 2 of the latest record-breaking renewal of EPT Barcelona began with more than 900 people sitting in this enormous ball-room learning that they were playing one of the last ever tournaments on the European Poker Tour. The announcement fr...more

by Live reporting team on August 24, 2016 4:33 PM

sydens sidesteps the competition for $49K in 8-23-16 Super Tuesday

Sometimes catching a two-outer at a final table leads only to a temporary reprieve. Others, it can be a desperate foothold that leads to safer footing on the rest of the climb to the top of the mountain. sydens picked up a two-out miracle early on at today's Super Tuesday final a...more

by Jason Kirk on August 23, 2016 10:36 PM

EPT13 Barcelona: Andrey Sharanov leads record Main Event

• CLICK TO REFRESH FOR LATEST UPDATES• PLAYERS: ~1,260 (reg still open) | DAY 1A : 231 (of 468) • DAY 1A RECAP | EPT LIVE! | €25K SINGLE DAY COVERAGEAndrey Sharanov leads record EPT Main EventIt was a day for records on the European Poker Tour rather than results, although there ...more

by Live reporting team on August 23, 2016 12:34 AM

EPT13 Barcelona: Holz continues incredible run, claims latest Super High Rol

Fedor Holz: Yet another titlePicking a favourite to win a high buy-in poker tournament is usually a fool's errand. The vast majority of a 70+ field will have won millions both live and online: they will all be accustomed to the pressure, the big bucks and the winner's enclosure.H...more

by Howard Swains on August 22, 2016 10:49 AM