EPT10 Grand Final: SCOOP is (almost) here, runs May 4-18

The Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) is almost here. It's 15 days of amazing online action with 135 events aimed at a spread of low, medium and high stakes players. There are 45 events in all, each with three levels of play. For instance, the SCOOP Main Event runs with buy-ins of $109, $1,050 and $10,300 .

Check out the official SCOOP website for the full tournament schedule. Don't forget that all events can be satellited into for significantly less than the buy-in. Take a leaf out of Sebastian Bredthauer's book. He qualified for the EPT Grand Final for 100 FPP and has now has guaranteed himself a minimum €128,800 payout, but is still in the running for the €1,240,000 winner's prize.

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Click through to live updates, features and interviews from the EPT Grand Final Main Event and the EPT Grand Final Super High Roller. You can also check out all the EPT Grand Final side event results.

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Rick Dacey
@PokerStars in European Poker Tour