Alessandro Adinolfo wins IPT Saint Vincent Main Event


Italian Alessandro Adinolfo beat a field of 390 players to win the IPT Saint Vincent Main event this week, earning a first prize of €80,000. The field amassed a prize pool of €378,300, paying the top 55 players. Adinolfo's defeated Giuseppe Caridi heads-up, with Caridi collecting €45,000 for second place.

The final action saw Adinolfo go all-in with A♥J♣, which was called by Caridi holding 7♦ 6♣. The board of 8♣5♥5♦ J♥8♥ sent the spoils to Adinolfo.

Adinolfo has earned more than $250,000 in tournaments during ten years in the game. The title marks a career high for the man from Turin, whose other results have come from across Italy, notably in Venice and Sanremo.

The IPT now heads to Nova Gorica from September 10-15, 2015.

The full result from the IPT Saint Vincent Main Event is below:

IPT Saint Vincent €1,000 + €100 Main Event
Entrants: 390
Prize pool: €378,300
Places paid: 55

1. Alessandro Adinolfo (Italy) € 80,000
2. Giuseppe Caridi (Italy) € 45,000
3. Enrico Consales (Italy) € 32,000
4. Giorgio Soceanu (Italy) € 26,000
5. Christian Cipriano (Italy) € 21,000
6. Giuseppe Mancini (Italy) € 16,000
7. Paolo Antonio Pellegrini (Italy) € 12,000
8. Micha Renaldo Hoedemaker (Netherlands) € 8,500
9. Matej Adamic (Slovenia) € 7,000

Stephen Bartley is a staff writer for the PokerStars Blog.