EPT11 Prague: High Rollers playing for more than €600K!

It has already been established that we're looking at a record field for a High Roller events in these parts, and that can only mean one thing: a record prize pool. After registration closed this afternoon, the EPT bean-counters went frantic with the abacuses to produce the following information.

The short version: the winner will get more than six hundred thousand beans! That's close to double what they got last year.

Total prize pool: € 3,028,200
Players: 233
Re-entries: 76

1 € 606,440
2 € 403,660
3 € 295,250
4 € 238,320
5 € 186,840
6 € 141,420
7 € 103,870
8 € 76,310

9 € 63,290
10-11 € 52,990
12-13 € 46,400
14-15 € 41,790
16-17 € 37,250
18-20 € 32,900
21-23 € 29,680
24-27 € 26,650
28-31 € 23,620
32-39 € 20,890

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Ole Schemion in packed high roller field

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Jason Wheeler is among this monstrous High Roller field, and he told Laura Cornelius yesterday about an enormous bluff he pulled while playing online on Sunday night that helped him in a "day-saver" of a tournament:


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Howard Swains
@howardswains in High Roller