The EPT Barcelona continues to attract huge numbers. And a look back at some hijinks involving two of poker’s biggest names. It’s all in today’s wrap-up of the world in poker, the Hit and Run.
EPT: Just 25 players remain at the main event of the European Poker Tour Barcelona. The biggest name left is Dominik Panka, who won the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure earlier this year, along with Italian pro Andrea Dato. Report here, live updates here.
Also, the high roller event is underway, and plenty of big names are doing well, including chip leader Stephen Chidwick. Dan Smith and Jason Mercier follow him, while Vanessa Selbst also has a healthy stack. Live updates here. Also amazingly, there are more than 360 players who entered the €10K event.
Also at the EPT:
–Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier talks about his first EPT and his early years in poker:
–In the latest edition of Ivey stories, Daniel Negreanu slaps Phil Ivey:
–This story of a player in his first WSOP main event is pretty crazy.
–A look at multiple WCOOP winners a few weeks before the start of the series at PokerStars.
–PokerStars will experiment with the “double bubble” payout schedule.
–A rundown of how you can use your PokerStars frequent player points for charity.