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EPT -- Warsaw Event Begins Tomorrow

Card Player Europe Team Providing Live Updates


The PokerStars European Poker Tour will host its season-five stop in Poland beginning on Saturday, Nov. 15 in Warsaw at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The no-limit hold’em main event features a 20,000 PLN (approximately $6,744 US) buy-in. The tournament has two day-one flights on the schedule, and the final table will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 19. The coverage team from Card Player Europe will be providing live updates from the tournament, as well as daily recaps and players interviews. It should be noted that Card Player will be covering each and every event during season five of the EPT. Here is a schedule for EPT Warsaw:

Saturday, Nov. 15: Day 1A (All tournament days begin at 2 p.m. CET) -- eight levels
Sunday, Nov. 16: Day 1B -- eight levels
Monday, Nov. 17: Day 2 -- levels 9-16 or down to 32 players
Tuesday, Nov. 18: Day 3 -- down to eight players
Wednesday, Nov. 19: Final Table

Players will begin with 10,000 in chips and blinds will begin at 25-50 for the first 60-minute level. Standard EPT structure will be used at this event.

EPT Warsaw
Season Four

Number of entries: 359
Buy-in: $12,860
Total prize pool: $4,616,740
First-place prize: $952,760
Places paid: 32

Final-Table Results:

Andrew Black1: Michael Schulze -- $952,740
2: Ricardo Sousa -- $539,897
3: Mathias Viberg -- $317,586
4: Mehdi Ouakhir -- $238,190
5: Christian Oman -- $193,727
6: Juan Maceiras – $152,441
7: Niclas Svenssen – $120,682
8: Trond Erik Eidsvig -- $88,924

Notable Cashes: Sebastian Ruthenberg (13th), Henrik Gwinner (22nd), Andrew Black (24th), Andreas Hagen (25th), Raul Paez (26th), and Thierry Van Den Berg (27th).

Past Champions:

Season Four: Michael Schulze
Season Three: Peter Jepsen

Check back tomorrow for a recap of Day 1A from the tournament.



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