Day 1A and 1B of the PokerStars and Monte-Carlo®Casino EPT Grand Final Main Event have been played over the weekend. German player Hendrik Latz will lead the remaining 358 players into Day 2 with 191,600 in chips.
Not far behind Latz are David Kitai with 173,100 and Vladimir Troyanovskiy with 172,000. Lots and lots of famous poker players will return to play today, including Barry Greenstein, Benny Spindler, Phil Ivey, Sam Trickett, Viktor Blom, Liv Boeree and Chirs Moneymaker.
A total of 641 players have entered the tournament so far - 110 players more than last year - and the registration remains open until the start of play today. In other words, we will announce the total prize pool here tomorrow morning. Stay tuned!