On the net satellite event winners from our sponsors, Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes Poker, are on their way to Austria following 7 days exactly where they’ll compete in the prestigious Major Celebration of the European Poker Championship in Velden. Video clip reports from the event, showcasing interviews with the players, will be on-line starting July twenty seventh.
They each and every received a $4000 prize deal that consists of €2700 purchase-in to the EPC key function (July twenty seventh to thirtieth), accommodation at a high quality hotel shut to the on line casino and funds for journey expenditures.
This calendar year the EPC Velden prize pool is estimated to be around €700,000 (around $770,000). Players from all around Europe (specially Germany and Italy) will play tournaments and funds video games on additional than forty tables at the special lakeside resort.
Sven, 1 of the on-line poker champions on the Intertops crew, is a German tennis mentor. He performs largely on-line but has played a couple of are living tournaments — smaller sized tourneys, not massive purchase-ins. This is his 2nd European Poker Championship and he looks forward to returning to the Austrian spa resort for a different poker holiday.“Last calendar year there were being a ton of good players and a massive prize pool. ” he claimed. “Like final calendar year, I’ll make this a getaway, go swimming, go out a minor little bit, then play the event. The on line casino is extremely beautiful – and there are a ton of funds video games to play as effectively!”
Derek, a qualified poker participant from Los Angeles, California, also received an on-line satellite event at Intertops Poker and will be joining Sven in Austria.
He recalled the on-line event exactly where he received his trip: “When I doubled via the chip leader, I started to comprehend that I could just gain the event. At that place I had a good stack to play with so I realized I had a good shot to get it down.”
“My method for on-line tournaments is to stay amazing in early phases, test to find good places to make chips with the ideal hand,” he additional. “In afterwards phases I get additional and additional intense. The ideal is profitable the pots without showdown, specially in the late stage.”