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EPT Grand Final Ends Season 11 With A Bang

More Than €30 Million In Prize Money * Awarded In Monte Carlo This Year

by Erik Fast |  Published: Jun 24, 2015


The 2015 PokerStars and Monte-Carlo Casino European Poker Tour Grand Final hosted a huge schedule of 78 events at the beautiful Monte Carlo Bay Hotel and Casino Resort from April 29 through May 8. The festival closed out the EPT’s eleventh season in style, with 2,150 players making their way to the Principality of Monaco along the French Riviera. In just over a week, the event produced a total of 8,641 tournament entries, with more than €30 million in prize money paid out along the way. The series played host to a number of gigantic tournaments, but the centerpiece of the whole affair was the marquee €10,600 buy-in no-limit hold’em main event. A total of 564 players turned out for the ultimate EPT main event of the year, building a prize pool equivalent to $6.3 million U.S. dollars. The first of two starting days began on Saturday, May 2. By the ...

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