For the first time in Eureka Poker Tour history, the poker festival is heading to Hamburg, Germany at the Spielbank Schenefeld GmbH with an action-packed 14-event schedule taking place from May 22-31, 2015.
The poker festival is the second stop of the tour's fifth season, which is sponsored by PokerStars, and follows the record-breaking stand-alone event in Rozvadov, Czech Republic
The poker festival features a €1000 + €100 buy-in Main Event with four opening days taking place on May 23, 24, 27 & 28, where there is a cap of 200 players for each flight. Days 2-4 in the flagship event will take place from May 29 to May 31.
According to PokerStars, Team PokerStars Pro Jan Heitmann, Friend of PokerStars Natalie Hof, and European Poker Tour Season 11 Player of the Year Dzmitry Urbanovich are already registered for the Main Event along with famous YouTube bloggers "CommanderKrieger" and "T-Zon", who look to score big on home soil.
In addition to the Main Event, there is a wide variety of events on the schedule including satellites starting at €50 + €10. Players with bigger bankrolls will be able to put their skills to the test in a €2,000 + €200 buy-in two-day High Roller event.
Here's a look at the entire Eureka Poker Tour 5 Hamburg schedule.
|Date||Time||Event #||Event Name||Buy-in|
|May 22||19:00||1||NL - Hold’em Mega Satellite to Main Event - 10 Seats GTD||€150 + €15|
|May 23||13:00||2a||Eureka Main Event - Day 1a||€1000 + €100|
|19:00||3||NL - Hold’em Unlimited Rebuys Satellite to Eureka Main Event||€50 + €10|
|22:00||4||NL - Hold’em Turbo Freezeout||€200 + €20|
|May 24||13:00||2b||Eureka Main Event - Day 1b||€1000 + €100|
|19:00||5||NL - Hold’em 1 Rebuy + 1 Add On Satellite to Eureka High Roller||€150 + €15|
|May 25||16:00||6||NL - Hold’em Turbo Satellite to Eureka High Roller||€250 + €25|
|19:00||7||Eureka High Roller Day 1||€2000 + €200|
|21:00||8||NL - Hold’em Turbo Freezeout Satellite to Eureka Main Event||€150 + €15|
|May 26||14:00||7||Eureka High Roller Day 2||CLOSED|
|19:00||9||PL - Omaha Unlimited Rebuys + 1 Add On Day 1||€300 + €30|
|20:00||10||NL - Hold’em Freezeout Satellite to Eureka Main Event||€150 + €15|
|May 27||13:00||2c||Eureka Main Event - Day 1c||€1000 + €100|
|19:00||9||PL - Omaha Unlimited Rebuys + 1 Add On Day 2||€300 + €30|
|22:00||11||NL - Hold’em Turbo Freezeout||€200 + €20|
|May 28||13:00||2d||Eureka Main Event - Day 1d||€1000 + €100|
|23:00||12a||Eureka Hamburg Cup - Day 1a||€300 + €30|
|May 29||13:00||2||Eureka Main Event - Day 2||CLOSED|
|23:00||12b||Eureka Hamburg Cup - Day 1b||€300 + €30|
|May 30||14:00||2||Eureka Main Event - Day 3||CLOSED|
|16:00||12||Eureka Hamburg Cup Day 2||CLOSED|
|22:00||13||NL - Hold’em Turbo Freezeout||€200 + €20|
|May 31||14:00||2||Eureka Main Event - Final Day||CLOSED|
|14:30||12||Eureka Hamburg Cup - Final Day||CLOSED|
|15:00||14||NL - Hold’em Turbo Deepstack EPT Edition||€150 + €15|
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