The PokerStars EPT Returns To Monte Carlo This April

PokerStars has thrilled reside poker event avid gamers world wide via pronouncing the go back of the ever-popular PokerStars and Monte-Carlo On line casino Ecu Poker Excursion prevent.

The EPT returns to the Monte-Carlo On line casino from April 28 and remains there till Would possibly 7. Monte-Carlo On line casino served because the house of the EPT Grand Ultimate on 11 events and noticed probably the most biggest-ever EPT Primary Match prizes awarded on the sumptuous venue.

Gavin Griffin received the EPT Monte Carlo’s first seven-figure prize when he outlasted a 706-strong box and banked an excellent €1,825,010. Glen Chorny received the next yr and netted €2,020,000 prior to Netherlands’ Pieter de Korver were given his fingers on €2,300,000 when he received in 2009. Chorny’s fantastic haul is thought of as the largest-ever EPT Primary Match ranking because of the euro-to-dollar trade price on the time of his victory.

German celebrity Manig Loeser is the reigning EPT Monte-Carlo champion, having triumphed over 921 warring parties in 2019. The development didn’t run in 2020 nor 2021 because of the COVID-19 pandemic however is returning with a bang between April 28-Would possibly 7, 2022.

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Highlights of the Upcoming EPT Monte-Carlo Competition

Sergio Aido
Sergio Aido received the €100K Tremendous Top Curler in 2019

A number of facet occasions supplement 3 must-play tournaments all the way through the competition. A €100,000 buy-in EPT Tremendous Top Curler runs from Would possibly 1-3 and is certain to draw the most important names within the industry to Monaco. When this match ran in 2019, 52 avid gamers purchased in for €100,000, and Sergio Aido left all of them in his wake as he marched on and picked up €1,589,190.

The eagerly expected EPT Primary Occasions runs from Would possibly 2-7. It comes with a €5,300 buy-in, even if on-line satellites are to be had at PokerStars from an insignificant €1.10. As discussed, Loeser is the reigning champion. PokerNews totally expects him to be at the flooring for an tried name protection.

“Reside occasions have all the time been a large a part of PokerStars”

A €25,000 EPT Top Curler is scheduled for Would possibly 5-7. This event paid out €3,374,630 in 2019 with an important chew of it heading to Benjamin Pollak and Koray Aldemir who struck a deal that noticed the previous financial institution €705,840 and the latter €655,840. Aldemir is any other big name prone to be in Monaco particularly as he received the 2021 World Series of Poker Main Event.

Severin Rasset, Managing Director & Industrial Officer, PokerStars, had this to mention concerning the go back of EPT Monte-Carlo.

“EPT Monte-Carlo is a favourite for plenty of, and we’re happy we will now percentage main points for the development in conjunction with the thrilling announcement that regional excursions are again. We remember the fact that those are unsure occasions for everybody.

The well being and protection of our avid gamers and body of workers is paramount to our plans and we’ll proceed to keep up a correspondence overtly with avid gamers as each and every match approaches. Reside occasions have all the time been a large a part of PokerStars, and we will’t wait to get again to the reside felt and hope to peer a lot of our avid gamers at occasions quickly!”

Former EPT Monte Carlo Champions

Pieter de Korver
Pieter de Korver netted €2.3 million for his EPT Monte-Carlo win

One of the most best names in global poker have returned house from the EPT Monte-Carlo Primary Match with the name of champion and a suitcase filled with euros.

Rob Hollink received the first-ever match again in 2005, whilst American Jeff “yellowsub86” Williams was some of the youngest EPT champions when he triumphed in 2006.

Others who’ve returned house victoriously from an EPT Monte-Carlo shuttle come with Lebanon’s Nicolas Chouity, Mohsin Charania, Steve O’Dwyer, and Adrian Mateos. Taking down the 2022 version of this long-running match places you amongst some esteemed corporate.

Season Yr Purchase-in Entrants Champion Prize
1 2005 €10,000 211 Rob Hollink €635,000
2 2006 €10,000 298 Jeff Williams €900,000
3 2007 €10,000 706 Gavin Griffin €1,825,010
4 2008 €10,600 842 Glen Chorny €2,020,000
5 2009 €10,600 935 Pieter de Korver €2,300,000
6 2010 €10,600 848 Nicolas Chouity €1,700,000
8 2012 €10,600 665 Mohsin Charania €1,350,000
9 2013 €10,600 531 Steve O’Dwyer €1,224,000
10 2014 €10,600 650 Antonio Buonanno €1,240,000
11 2015 €10,600 564 Adrian Mateos €1,082,000
12 2016 €5,300 1,098 Jan Bendik €961,800
  2018 €5,300 775 Nicolas Dumont €712,000
  2019 €5,300 922 Manig Loeser €603,777

*EPT Monte Carlo served because the EPT Grand Ultimate from Season 1-12 except Season 7 which came about in Madrid

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Regional Excursions Go back After a 5-Yr Hiatus

It’s not best the EPT Monte-Carlo competition this is returning as a result of seven regional excursions are again for 2022. Eureka, UKIPT, ESPT, and FPS all make their long-awaited go back all the way through the yr, giving avid gamers with shallower bankrolls the danger to play in an amazingly-structured match and probably win life-changing prizes.

Dates Competition
March 6-10 Eurkea Prague
March 28-April 3 ESPT Madrid Gran By the use of
April 4-10 UKIPT London
April 28-Would possibly 2 FPS Monte-Carlo
Would possibly 20-29 Eureka Rozvadov
October 4-9 FPS Divonne
November 22-27 FPS Aix-en-Provence

Extra main points of the EPT Monte-Carlo competition and the schedules for the regional excursion will probably be printed sooner or later.

Author: Bradley Watson