Israeli takes the honours at Golden Sands, Bulgaria

Israeli takes the honours at Golden Sands, Bulgaria

Wednesday, 22 April 2009

A larger than expected field of 311 players gathered at the Golden Sands Resort near Varna in Bulgaria last week to compete for the second leg on the 2009 European Masters of Poker Tour. The €1,100 buy in event, which attracted players from as far afield as Canada and Thailand, was eventually won by Israeli Reuven Dayan who claimed a first prize of €77,750.

The final results and payouts were as follows:
1. Reuven Dayan (ISR) -- €77,750
2. Matti Lindholm (FIN) -- €46,650
3. Maciej Swicarz (POL) -- €31,100
4. Simeon Naydenon (BUL) -- €18,660
5. Andrei Markov (BUL) -- €14,928
6. Johan Holmgren (SWE) -- €12,440
7. Ami Tayar (ISR) -- €10,574
8. Rade Jovanovski (BUL) -- €8,708
9. Jussi Juurika (FIN) -- €6,842
10. Petar Andonov (BUL) -- €5,598

The tour’s next stop is Prague from 25th to 28th June with further legs in Spain and Malta in July and September respectively. Qualification packages worth €1,800 (including buy in and travel expenses) are available on the Entraction Network with satellites starting from just €2. For full details see

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