Eureka5 Rozvadov Day 3: Level 21 (8,000/16,000, 2,000)

12:30pm: Welcome back to the penultimate dayIt's a big day today inside the King's Casino, as by the end of play today the first final table of Season 5 on the Eureka Poker Tour will be set. After nine one hour levels on Day 2, the field had been whittled down to 28 players, and ...more

by Marc Convey on February 28, 2015 3:17 AM

Eureka5 Rozvadov Day 2: Paleta leads final 28

Day 2 was certainly moving day today on the Eureka Poker Tour. The King's Casino welcomed back 255 players and by the end of nine levels of play, just 28 remained. Lot's of big names, Team Pros and a bubble boy made way throughout the day. Some of them made way so Rastislav Palet...more

by Marc Convey on February 27, 2015 4:03 PM

Eureka5 Rozvadov Day 2: Level 17 - 20 (6,000/12,000, 2,000)

1:25am: 29 make Day 3; Paleta leads the wayPlay has concluded here in Rozvadov. Rastislav Paleta ended the day as chip leader with 1,194,000. A full wrap, chips counts and Day 3 seat draw will be up on the blog in due time. Play resumes at 2pm CET. 1:05am: Last four handsThe rema...more

by Marc Convey on February 27, 2015 12:45 PM

Eureka5 Rozvadov: Mumma Miah, Atik bubbles Main Event

Once the tournament got down to 100 players remaining (five off the money), Tournament Director Thomas Lamatsch made an announcement to the dealers to call out every all in and call. The purpose of this was to ensure that they could keep track of every exit so they knew when to e...more

by Marc Convey on February 27, 2015 11:18 AM

Eureka5 Rozvadov: Some time with Grafton before his demise

Defending champion Martin Meciar busted Day 1B but managed to make it through via Day 1C, to keep his hope of a defence alive. His table broke and his new one had a certain Sam Grafton sat to his left, so it was decided an orbit with the Brit was in order. He started under the gu...more

by Marc Convey on February 27, 2015 9:01 AM

Sunday Billion: The Year of the Bear

This week saw the Sunday Billion reach its first birthday, and to mark the occasion we've compiled some stats for the last year of tournaments.In total there have been 53 Sunday Billions, but surprisingly for a tournament that averages over 800 runners, only 51 winners. Two playe...more

by Bob Dix on February 27, 2015 7:41 AM

Eureka5 Rozvadov: Quintas not able to GoToCa$hier

Jose Quintas from Portugal was one of the returning players today, and with 53,500, would've had high hopes of a deep run. Having fewer than 30 big blinds is certainly not a safe position but, being an online star, it's Quintas' comfort zone and where he performs best. Quintas ha...more

by Marc Convey on February 27, 2015 7:16 AM

Eureka5 Rozvadov: A numbers game

Tournament Director Thomas Lamatsch and his team counted up all the entries this morning and once they had the total prize pool, worked out the payouts.The total of 664 entries created a prize pool of €664,000. A total of 95 players will finish in the money with a min cash earnin...more

by Marc Convey on February 27, 2015 5:55 AM

Why Twitch, and Jason Somerville, might just revolutionize poker

The signing of Jason Somerville to Team PokerStars is significant in much the same Daniel Negreanu's was when he joined the team back in 2007. Both have been innovative in their approach to the game, providing unique, game changing perspectives. Negreanu remains the same icon he ...more

by Stephen Bartley on February 27, 2015 4:27 AM

Eureka5 Rozvadov: Welcome to Day 2

Welcome back to the King's Casino for continued coverage of Eureka Rozvadov, the first stop on the fifth season of a tour growing in popularity and size. The tour made history yesterday by being the first to introduce a Day 1C Turbo re-entry flight. Those who busted Day 1A last S...more

by Marc Convey on February 27, 2015 3:16 AM

Live Tournament Coverage

Eureka5 Rozvadov

Eureka Rozvadov Main Event
Day 3 starts at 2pm
Players (28 of 664 remain)