EPT Madrid: Picture gallery


Throughout the course of any European Poker Tour event, official photographer Neil Stoddart works alongside bloggers to capture what it's like to play and watch an EPT event from close up. While much of his work goes up on the blog there isn't room for everything, so below you'll find a selection of additional images from the Grand Final in Madrid.

Day 1A

Team PokerStars Pro Jonathan Duhamel


Team PokerStars Pro Juan Maceiras


Team PokerStars Pro Jude Ainsworth


Nasr El Nasr

Day 1B

Team PokerStars Pro Andre Akkari


Team PokerStars Pro Tony Hachem


Laura Cantero


Team PokerStars Pro Jose Barbero

Day 2

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'What's the juice?' Will Reynolds makes the money

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Alex Gomes has a 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' moment

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Team PokerStars Pro and EPT winner Liv Boeree

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'Suits you, sir!' EPT presenter Michelle Orpe touches up Marcel Luske

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Ladies Event: Dean Lyall and Jani Sointula let it all hang out

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Steven van Zadelhoff shows the cap and 'fro look can work

Day 3

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'I'm strong to the finish, cause I eat my spiniach, I'm Eugene the sailor man.'

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'It's fun to stay at the Y-M-C-A,' Lucien Cohen finds no takers for his sing song

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Card mechanics should be forbidden surely?

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Michelle Orpe reveals a behind the scenes glimpse of the EPT TV show

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Keep smiling, Melanie, it's not our fault your bling's too heavy

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'This rat won't save you, Cohen,' Alex Gomes closes in on a triple crown

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'I'm going to bluff off a million at the end of the day?' the premonition of Ole-Kristian Nergard

Day 4


Raemon Sluiter


Dag Palovic


Alessandro Limblici


Ole-Kristian Negard


Thomas Pettersson

PokerStars Blog photography team in Madrid (in order of arrival): Neil Stoddart