Weekend review: Big time in Barcelona with Lunkin, ESPT, and EPT

Let's be clear about this: if you're not paying attention to what's happening in Barcelona right now, you probably don't give a hoot what's happening in the poker world.

In just the last couple of days, we have seen a monster €50,000 buy-in tournament, a record-breaking Estrellas Poker Tour event that was the biggest freezeout outside Las Vegas, and what very well could end up being one of the biggest European Poker Tour Main Events in history. Meanwhile, the online action was hopping all over PokerStars.

Need to catch up? We're here for you.

  • Vitaly Lunkin beats Erik Seidel to win the Super High Roller and €771,300
  • Sunday Million: Jim1983Pim finishes strong to capture title and $169k
  • Sunday Warm-Up: Palsgaard1 plows through final table, wins $88K
  • AAnyaLucKK combines skill and luck for Women's Sunday victory
  • Ongoing EPT Barcelona Main Event coverage
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    Vitaly Lunkin, Super High Roller winner

    While those were the biggest stories of the weekend, there were many more that played out on PokerStars. Here's a full breakdown of all the big online action from the weekend.

    As for this week, don't forget, today at 15:00 ET, the VIP will host its first big flipament where the winner will bank $100,000. If you have a ticket, get in now.

    Also, WCOOP kicks off this coming weekend. Start winning your seats now and take your shot at winning some of the $40 million in guaranteed prizes.

    Good luck this week!

    Brad Willis is the PokerStars Head of Blogging

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