Jesse Rockowitz (left) and Zak Gilbert (right) Twenty six players will return Sunday at 1pm to play down to a winner in the Card Player Poker Tour Atlantis main event. Day 1A chipleader Jesse Rockowitz ...
European Poker Tour Grand Final Main Event Prizepool Set In Monte Carlo
Eventual Champion To Earn €1,224,000
The prize pool numbers are in for the 2013 PokerStars European Poker Tour Monte Carlo Grand Final €10,600 no-limit hold’em main event: a total of 531 players turned out to build a €5,310,000 ($6,975,747) prize pool, down 20 percent from last year’s 665 entrants.
The first-place prize will be €1,224,000, down from the €1,350,000 that was awarded to Moshin Charania for winning the same event last year.
The EPT Grand Final, first played in 2005, saw four year’s of growth from 2006-2009, but since then attendance has been down year-over-year.
Here is a look at the EPT Grand Final over the years:
|Year||No. of Entrants||% Change||Prize Pool||Champion||1st Prize|
|2009||935||11%||$12,181,000||Pieter De Korver||$3,000,000|
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