EPT Barcelona Smashes Records
Viktor Blom busts out on day 1B.
A total of 811 players showed up to play the Pokerstars.com EPT Barcelona this year making it the biggest poker tournament ever held in Spain.
A total of 465 players turned up at Casino Barcelona for Day 1b today, in addition to yesterday's 346-strong Day 1a field.
The winner of this year's €5,300 Main Event will take home €850,000. The total prize pool is €4,055,000 with 120 places getting paid.
Players like Marcello "luckexpress10" Marigliano, Ville Wahlbeck, Ronny Kaiser and Vanessa Selbst have started the tournament great, while big names like Viktor "Isildur1" Blom, Michael Tureniec and Chris Moneymaker have busted out of the tournament already.
Day 1b has not yet finished, and you can follow the action on PokerStars Blog.