Italian Poker Tour

EPT10 Sanremo: Supernova Elite Alessandro de Fenza wins IPT Sanremo and €105,600

Italian Supernova Elite Alessandro "aletilter" De Fenza tonight won IPT Sanremo and €105,600, beating two-time IPT runner-up Marcello Miniucchi after a three-way deal. De Fenza, who is a heads-up cash game regular at, beat a field of 609 players, who had contributed a total of 1,124 en...more

by Rick Dacey on April 14, 2014 1:12 PM

EPT10 Sanremo: IPT accumulates a monster field

On June 5, 2009, Casino Sanremo hosted a poker tournament that seemed to be nothing out of the ordinary. There were 225 players, paying €2,200 apiece, and a player from Rome named Stefano Puccilli won it for €120,000. That tournament, however, was the start of a series that turned out to be far mor...more

by Howard Swains on April 14, 2014 9:56 AM

Walter Treccarichi wins IPT Saint Vincent and €87,500

Walter Treccarichi has won IPT Saint Vincent and €87,500 beating Marcello Miniucchi heads-up fot the title. Miniucchi collected a healthy €72,500 following a deal made when just those two players remained. EPT regular Dario Sammartino came close, finishing third for €35,000. Treccarichi topped a fi...more

by Rick Dacey on March 5, 2014 4:24 AM

EPT announces Season 10 Sanremo schedule

Ready for one of the most action-packed weeks you'll find on the Italian Riviera? Well, we have your schedule for it. Today, the European Poker Tour put out its schedule for the EPT Sanremo Poker festival. The EPT has joined up with the Italian Poker Tour to put on 40 tournaments with buy-ins to s...more

by Brad Willis on February 18, 2014 9:32 AM

IPT kicks off the EPT Sanremo festival on April 9

The Italian Poker Tour is one of the liveliest poker tours around, both in terms of players and action. Italy has embraced poker with open arms, taking on board the theatre of the game enthusiastically. Under the stewardship of Team PokerStars Pro Luca Pagano, poker and the IPT has become huge in It...more

by Rick Dacey on February 5, 2014 7:25 AM

Domenico Drammis wins the IPT5 Grand Final and €135,000

Italian player Domenico Drammis won the title and €135,000 at the Season 5 PokerStars Italian Poker Tour Saint Vincent Grand Final. Drammis beat a field of 914 players at the Casino De La Vallee, where the IPT Main Event generated a €558,546 prize pool. Drammis's beat fellow Italian Gianpaolo Eramo ...more

by Rick Dacey on December 5, 2013 6:41 AM

IPT Sanremo crowns second champ of Season 5

An Italian player won €125,000 at the final table of IPT Sanremo. PokerStars qualifier Federico Piroddi beat a field of 1,010 entries at the Casino Municipale, where the Italian Poker Tour generated a €617,211 prize pool. Federico Piroddi Piroddi's heads up opponent was PokerStars Qualifier Dari...more

by IPT Staff on November 2, 2013 9:09 AM

Pier Paolo Fabretti beaten to IPT Nova Gorica title

Team PokerStars Pro Pier Paolo Fabretti yesterday came close to scoring his second live title but just missed out heads up to fellow Italian Claudio Di Giacomo. Fabretti scored €70,000 for his runner-up finish but Fellow Italian Claudio Di Giacomo pocketed €90,000 after topping the €700 Italian Poke...more

by Rick Dacey on August 28, 2013 7:55 AM

Fabrizio Piva wins IPT Sanremo and €121,000

Fabrizio Piva yesterday won IPT Sanremo for €121,000 after beating a field of 245 players. Piva beat Frenchman Ryad Belabdelouahab heads-up but not before the pair had struck a deal which saw Belabdelouahab win €89,600. Belabdelouahab had moved all-in with A♣4♣ on a Q♣J♦9♣K♥9♦ board ...more

by Rick Dacey on July 30, 2013 3:24 AM

Nicola Sasso wins IPT Sanremo

PokerStars qualifier Nicola Sasso beat a field of 428 players here in Sanremo, Italy this weekend to win the lion's share of the €830,320 prize pool. Sasso pocketed €185,000 for his efforts. America David Peters finished runner up for €155,000. Sasso got Peters all in with A♥T♥ versus Peters' [...more

by Brad Willis on May 7, 2013 7:46 AM
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EPT Sanremo

Day 3 has ended
Level 19: 4,000/8,000, ante 1,000
Players: 39 of 556
Average: 427,500


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