Wednesday, 8 February 2012
Season IV of the European Masters of Poker (EMOP) got under day in Prague over the weekend with Nils Jarefjall taking the honours after seeing off 230 opponents.
The Swede agreed a chop with Austria's Pim van Wieringen when play went heads up with the pair playing on for an extra €10,000. Jarefjall started heads up play facing a two to one chip deficit but ground his way into contention, eventually sealing victory after winning a race when his pocket 3s held up against the Austrian's AQ. The final table positions and payouts were as follows:1: Nils Jarefjall (Sweden) - EUR52,2772: Pim van Wieringen (Austria) - EUR41,9633: Martin Safarik (Czech Republic) -- EUR23,5604: Kevin Spillane (Ireland) -- EUR14,3205: Pavel Byma (Czech Republic) -- EUR11,0806: Roman Ondrusek (Czech Republic) -- EUR9,0007: Sven Bahnsen (Germany) -- EUR7,8508: Connie O'Sullivan (Ireland) -- EUR6,6909: Martin Dragun (Slovakia) -- EUR5,540Lisbon is the next stop for the EMOP tour starting on 29th March. Qualifiers for the €1,000+€100 Main Event start from just €2 or 200 VPPs. Try your luck at Devilfish Poker with a 100% first deposit bonus up to €1,000. Sign up here.Keep up to date with all the news from the poker world by following us on Twitter and Facebook.
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