Swedish poker player Robin Ylitalo won the European Poker Tour London Main Event taking home over 560,000 euros. He’s been playing and winning finishing 141st in the WSOP Main Event.
This is the 10th European Poker Tour London Main Event and it started with 604 players. 87 players made the money, claiming their share of a £2,929,400 prize pool.
The runner up was Georgios Karakousis who qualified online via PokerStars. He’s been playing and in the money for a while as well. The winner’s list is as follows.
1, Robin Ylitalo, Sweden, PokerStars player, £560,980
2, Georgios Karakousis, Greece, PokerStars qualifier, £349,200
3, Leo McClean, UK, PokerStars qualifier, £249,850
4, Ludovic Geilich, UK, £193,340
5, Jeff Rossiter, Australia, PokerStars player, £152,320
6, Stefan Vagner, Slovakia, £119,225
7, Jan Olav Sjavik, Norway, £88,175
8, Kully Sidhu, UK, £60,640
The Grand Finale is coming in April 2014. I don’t know what the first place winner will get , but it’s been between 2 to 3 million in the past.