Yesterday in the Montesino the last flights of the Pedro Poker Tour Main Events took place. The rush to the poker tables ensured that the guaranteed prize pool of € 150,000 was clearly exceeded.
In the afternoon 202 players bought in (39 re-entries), followed by the Turbo Heat with 92 (12 re-entries) and the Hyperturbo in the evening with 51 poker fans(4 re-entries).
Altogether, the tournament recorded a total of 791 entries, which corresponds to a prize pool of € 174,020. 79 players qualified for the final. Three players have achieved a multi-qualification and are each entitled to a € 1,500 bonus. In the final a prize money of € 500 is ensured for each of the finalists, € 30,500 are waiting for the winner.
Yesterday no one could reach the massive chip leader Manuel Blaschke. He is still leading with 2,214,000 chips, ahead of Yair Naustein with 1,335,000 and A.T. with 1,200,000 chips. The final will take place today on Sunday at 2 pm and the blinds start with 6k/12k.
The programme today
Today, in addition to the final of the Main Event, there will be a NLH High Noon Turbo Knockout at noon (€ 70,- buy-in, 20 minute levels, 15,000 chips) and a NLH Big Stack Tournament at 5 pm (€ 99,- buy-in, 25 minute levels, 30,000 chips, € 10,000 guaranteed).