EPT Madrid: Day 1B, level 5 & 6 updates (blinds 200-400, ante 50)


6.40pm: Important announcement
An announcement has just been made that there are not one, nor two but three great options for dinner. You can order food from the bar, go to the quality buffet or hit the barbeque that has been set up outside. Fantastic news. After the passing showers of yesterday the beautiful weather is fast returning to Madrid. Chunk a shrimp on the goals for me, Juan...

In other news, Martin Jacobson squeeze-jammed with [6][7] suited and was called by pocket sixes and more than doubled to 28,000.

And it's break. Back in 75 minutes. -- RD

6.30pm: Johansson, C, knocks out Finn
Christer Johansson is up to 58,000. After Joni Jouhkimainen opened for 900 Johansson raised to 2,800 before Jouhkimainen shoved for 25,000. Johansson, being in the possession of aces, duly called, up against Jouhkimainen's pocket jacks. There were three kings on the flop but nothing else of interest and Jouhkimainen fell to the rail. -- SB

6.22pm: Akkari building, Demidov stacking
Andre Akkari is up to 60,000 but fellow Team PokerStars Pro Ivan Demidov, who is sat just a few seats around, is up to 95,000. -- RD

6.15pm: Happy hour
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