Join PokerNews in Prague for the 2022 EPT Prague Festival

The PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) will stop in Prague in December, and PokerNews’ live reporting crew will be on the ground throughout the festival, relating all of the action from the schedule’s most renowned events.

Prague has always been one of the most popular EPT stops, and its popularity has risen when the EPT Prague tournaments were combined with the Eureka Poker Tour. Each EPT Prague Main Event has drawn more over 1,000 entrants since 2013, with a record 1,190 players showing up the last time the EPT visited the gorgeous Czech city.

The 2022 EPT Prague runs from December 7 to 18, with a whopping 53 numbered events jammed into the hectic schedule. PokerNews has exclusive coverage of eleven of those tournaments, including a trio of €25,000 buy-in events, the €50,000 EPT Super High Roller, and, of course, the €5,300 EPT Prague Main Event.

Follow These EPT Prague Events in the PokerNews Live Reporting Pages

December 7-8€10,200 Mystery Bounty
December 8-12€1,100 Eureka Main Event
December 9€25,000 NL Hold’em I
December 10€25,000 NL Hold’em II
December 11-12€2,200 Eureka High Roller
December 11-13€50,000 EPT Super High Roller
December 12-18€5,300 EPT Prague Main Event
December 14-16€3,000 EPT Mystery Bounty
December 16-18€10,300 EPT Prague High Roller
December 17-18€25,000 NL Hold’em III

PokerNews’ EPT Prague coverage commences with the €10,200 Mystery Bounty event, which is the first of its kind at the Prague stop. From there, we will provide coverage of the €1,100 Eureka Main Event, which Alejandro Lococo won last time for €417,820.

After two €25,000 NL Hold’em Single Day High Rollers, we will shift our focus to the €2,200 Eureka High Roller. At the final EPT Prague stop, Spain’s Jose Manuel Gonzalez defeated 1,148 competitors, including Pedro Marques, to win the €343,750 first prize.

Will Timothy Adams defend his €50,000 EPT Super High Roller championship in the Czech Republic? Learn from the 11th of December. The following day, our coverage of the EPT Prague Main Event will commence, with the €3,000 EPT Mystery Bounty, €10,300 High Roller, and the third and final €25,000 High Roller concurrently running.

Past EPT Prague Main Event Champions

March 2022€5,3001,190€5,771,500Grzegorz Glowny€692,252
December 2019€5,3001,154€5,596,900Mikalai Pobal€1,005,600
December 2018€5,3001,174€5,693,900Paul Michaelis€840,000
December 2016€5,3001,192€5,781,200Jasper Meijer van Putten€669,300
December 2015€5,3001,044€5,063,400Hossein Ensan€754,510
December 2014€5,3001,107€5,368,950Stephen Graner€969,000
December 2013€5,3001,007€4,883,950Julian Track€725,700
December 2012€5,300864€4,190,400Ramzi Jelassi€835,000
December 2011€5,300722€3,501,700Martin Finger€720,000
December 2010€5,300563€2,730,550Roberto Romanello€640,000
December 2009€5,250586€2,842,100Jan Skampa€682,000
December 2008€5,250570€2,764,500Salvatore Bonavena€774,000
December 2007€5,000555€2,530,240Arnaud Mattern€708,400

In December 2007, during the fourth season of the European Poker Tour, the first EPT Prague Main Event was held. That day, well-known Frenchman Arnaud Mattern emerged triumphant and came home with €708,400 in actual cash.

Since Mattern’s triumph, players like as Roberto Romanello, Martin Finger, and World Series of Poker Main Event champion Hossein Ensan have won the trophy. Mikalai Pobal became just the second player to win the EPT Main Event twice in Prague.

Grzegorz Glowny of Poland is the current EPT Prague Main Event champion, having won the postponed 2021 tournament in March 2022. Glowny won €692,252 following a four-way ICM agreement with Andrea Cortellazzi, Symeon Alexandridis, and Gab Yong Kim. He defeated a record 1,190 competitors.

Stay in to PokerNews as we bring you all the action from the PokerStars EPT Prague event in 2022, as it unfolds.


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