Juan Pardo wins €25k and €50k EPT Barcelona High Rollers

Posted On 28 Aug, 2019 0

The European Poker Tour (EPT) Barcelona is a prestigious jewel crown that concluded its 25k Single-Day High Roller followed by the €50k HR as well. Juan Pardo remained undefeated in these back to back tournaments, pocketing €1,013,860 in the latest 50k High Roller, a massive win against global pro poker players.

In the first Single-Day High Roller, Pardo defeated FC Barcelona star defender Gerard Pique heads-up and took home €491,600 (~$546,708) after managing to knock out 7 finalists on the FT. Now with live earnings of $3+ million, Pardo first recorded a live tournament cash in 2016. Here, his second consecutive victory saw him acquiring the largest cash of his entire career so far.

Seth Davies took home €720,760 after being defeated by the Spaniard in the €50,000 Single Day High Roller, followed by Chin Wei Lim who finished off in the third place after coming second in the €25k 6+ Hold'em High Roller just a day earlier.

Lim was eliminated by Pardo which brought the game to heads-up. In this high-stakes tournament, the final 10 players resumed on the final day at Casino Barcelona until a winner was announced.

Final Table Results:

  1. Juan Pardo - €1,013,860
  2. Seth Davies - € 720,760
  3. Chin Wei Lim - € 471,910
  4. Luc Greenwood - € 363,150
  5. Ali Imsirovic - € 287,570
  6. Timothy Adams - € 224,890
  7. Steve O'Dwyer - € 176,960
  8. Laurynas Levinskas - € 138,250

Pardo proudly says, "You cannot say no. Never. I'm gonna try!" With many more victories ahead of him, he stands tall with his biggest ever win in barely twelve hours before his previous success. Besides the end of €25,000 and €50,000 Single Day High Rollers, there are numerous upcoming events. Keep reading GutshotMagazine.com to remain updated.

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