EPT10 Sanremo: Supernova Elite Alessandro de Fenza wins IPT Sanremo and €105,600

Italian Supernova Elite Alessandro "aletilter" De Fenza tonight won IPT Sanremo and €105,600, beating two-time IPT runner-up Marcello Miniucchi after a three-way deal. De Fenza, who is a heads-up cash game regular at PokerStars.it, beat a field of 609 players, who had contributed a total of 1,124 entries and €763,196 into the accumulator format Main Event. It was an enormous turnout, about which you can read about here.

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Alessandro de Fenza

Korean player Jae Kyung Sim was the other big winner in the deal and took €75,000. Tour regulars who made the money include UKIPT winner Ludovic Geilich (11th, €8,480), Kitty Kuo (34th, €2,800), Josh Prager (108th, €1,500), Sergio Castelluccio (134th, €1,500) and Team PokerStars Pros Alex Kravchenko (135th,€1,500) and Marcin Horecki (150th, €1,220).

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Team PokerStars Pro Alex Kravchenko

EPT10 Sanremo, event #1
Date: April 9-14, 2014
Buy-in: €770
Game: NLHE
Players: 1,124 entries
Prize pool: €763,196

1. Alessandro de Fenza, Italy, €105,600*
2. Marcello Miniucchi, Italy, PokerStars player, €95,600*
3. Jae Kyung Sim, Korea, PokerStars player, €75,000*
4. Alex Longobardi, Italy, €43,200
5, Alex Norden, Sweden, €32,900
6. Adel Kabbani, France, €24,200
7. Alessandro Borsa, Italy, PokerStars player, €18,300
8. Fabio Scepi, Italy, PokerStars player, €13,000

For the full list of payouts click here.

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Rick Dacey
@PokerStars in European Poker Tour