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EPT Grand Final: Adrian Mateoes Wins The Main Event

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Posted on 11 May 2015 by "T".

The first-ever Spanish European Poker Tour champion was crowned on Friday evening after Adrian Mateoes from Madrid won the PokerStars and Monte-Carlo®Casino EPT Grand Final Main Event for €1,082,000!

In total, Mateoes topped a field of 562 entries over 6 days of play to become the last man standing in this tournament and, more importantly, become the first Spanish champion in the very end of Season 11 of European Poker Tour.

Despite being only 20 years of age, Mateoes already has both an EPT title and a WSOP (2013 WSOP Europe Main Event) title under his belt - which means that he "only" needs a WPT title to complete poker's triple crown! But that's not all... he's also the number two on the Spanish all-time money list. Pretty amazing to say the least!

EPT11 Grand Final - Main Event
Buy-in: €10,000
Entries: 564
Prize pool: €5,640,000

1 - Adrian Mateos, Spain, €1,082,000
2 - Muhyedine Fares, Senegal, €679,000
3 - Hady El Asmar, Lebanon, PokerStars qualifier, €486,000
4 - Johnny Lodden, Norway, PokerStars Team Pro, €379,000
5 - Jose Carlos Garcia, Poland, €297,250
6 - Ole Schemion, Germany, PokerStars qualifier, €233,500
7 - Markus Ross, Germany, €174,300
8 - Koichi Nozaki, Japan, €120,700

source: pokerstarsblog


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6 comments on "EPT Grand Final: Adrian Mateoes Wins The Main Event"

 doubletop77711/05/2015 09:26:20 GMT
Many congratulations to Adrian Mateos on winning this event and the one million prize money. This guy is only 20, yet he has won some very big tournaments already, well done to all who cashed
 Sorin88811/05/2015 09:59:02 GMT
Adrian Mateos now has an Estrellas Poker Tour, European Poker Tour and World Series of Poker Europe title, despite not being old enough to play in the WSOP in Las Vegas yet. He turns 21 in July.
The new season of the European Poker Tour begins in August in Barcelona.
 Skpmorita11/05/2015 10:51:11 GMT
congrats to Adrian Mateos winning this event
i was surprised to see the players from Senegal and Lebanon coming 2nd and 3rd in this prestige event
poker is becoming famous all over the world
i was disappointed that Johnny Lodden didn't take this home but i guess 4th place finish is not that bad
the winner is only 20 years old , that is amazing
this was an interesting event , and big prizes were awarded
i am sure we will see those names again in the poker world
 klash2311/05/2015 11:19:55 GMT
I had seen him hovering around the top positions but I thought this was going to go to one of either Lodden or Schemion but at only 20 he has had a lot of success already.
Good to see a couple of new names in the top 3,both have played many times and cashed quite well but not too this degree.
 adrianpatrik17/05/2015 19:39:59 GMT
Realy impressive the game of Adrian Mateos
 bowie198415/06/2015 12:46:27 GMT
Honestly I did not remember that even poker has a triple crown - this fact seem to slip my mind at one time - I already have trouble with realizing the fact that there are three organizations doing work here which could be done by only one.

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