European Masters of Poker Tour returns today

European Masters of Poker Tour returns today

Thursday, 20 January 2011

It's not just Australia that is hosting quality tournament action at the moment. The Casino Las Palmas in Gran Canaria is the venue for the latest leg of the European Masters of Poker Tour takes place this weekend.

The first of two opening flights in the €1,100 Main Event starts at 5pm today with a second opening flight starting at the same time tomorrow. The opening day survivors will return on Saturday with the winner eventually crowned on Sunday. In addition to the Main Event there are also €440 and €150 NL Hold'em side events on Saturday and Sunday respectively.

The expected 300 runner field will be hoping to follow in the footsteps of Poland's Maciej Lipney who pocketed €66,240 after winning last year's Gran Canaria EMOP event.

Join us over the weekend to see who gets 2011 off to a flying start.

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