EPT Barcelona: To the point
It's getting deep into the night on day two of EPT Barcelona. The players have had their dinner and are now back to play down to the final 32 - or the more snappy "September (four multiplied by) Eight".
Here's a run down of the tournament right now in bullet point form:There are 80 players left.
They have just entered level 14, where the blinds are 1,200-2,400 (ante: 300)
The Danish PokerStars qualifier Jonas Klausen is jostling with the PokerStars sponsored player Sebastian Ruthenberg for the chip lead
The new, yellow chip has been introduced to play, worth 5,000
Chad Brown is the final Team PokerStars Pro in the field
There is a new fashion for elaborate chip towers
Jason Mercier prefers a chip pyramid
EPT regulars Thierry Van Den Berg, Jonas Molander, Ramzi Jelassi, Michael Greco, Voitto Rintala and Michael Keiner are all still in
Glen Chorny is out
The nose-bleed cash game tables feature Tim Phan, Valdemar Kwaysser, Patric Martessen and William Thorson
We're still intending to play down to 32 players tonight
I don't reckon we'll make it, but I'll be happy to be proved wrong