The PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) presented by Monte-Carlo Casino® has been known to attract some of the biggest stars in the world of poker for the annual stop at the Monte-Carlo Sporting complex in Monaco on the French Riviera. Several of them already took part in the opening €10,200 Mystery Bounty Event, which attracted a field of 83 entries.
Fast forward one day and a €25,000 Single-Day High Roller paved the way for more high-stakes action. With levels of 30 minutes each, the tournament will play down to a winner tonight and until the dinner break upon completion of level 10, a strong field of 66 entries emerged thus far. Exactly half of the field has already been eliminated as 33 players remain spread across five tables.
However, the late registration remains open until the cards are back in the air for level 11 with blinds of 2,000-5,000 and a big blind ante of 5,000. renowned football striker Neymar Jr. is among those with chips at their disposal and he is surrounded by poker stars such as Sam Greenwood, Nick Petrangelo, Daniel Dvoress, Mike Watson, Mikita Badziakouski, Steve O'Dwyer and Adrian Mateos.
All of them will be back when the cards go back in the air at approximately 7.35 pm local time. The PokerNews live reporting will be on the floor to provide exclusive updates for this high-stakes showdown.