The Slovak-Hungarian heads-up and the fight between Matúš Kučer and Lajos Motel ended with the victory of the Hungarian representative, who took home a wonderful 54,985€ from the jubilee #30 Banco Casino Masters. Banco is not idle and already this weekend the poker community is waiting for a one-day 30,000€ GTD and next week the Swedish Poker Championship is here!
Just yesterday, Banco Casino crowned the champion #30 of the Banco Casino Masters and already next Saturday, they have prepared an exclusive one-day event presented by THIRTY GRAND, which will bring 30,000€ for only 110€ entrance fee!
Banco Casino is not idle, and in two weeks the Swedish Poker Championship is here, and several hundred Swedes are heading to recharge Banco Casino and Bratislava. A week full of tournaments, cash games and fiery water is expected!
Banco Casino has once again confirmed its unchallenged position as the poker leader and is breaking its own records again and again. The anniversary thirtieth edition of the Banco Casino Masters surpassed all previous Masters and the poker community proved and showed the poker world that this tournament is among the most popular. During the opening days of the Banco Casino Masters, the poker enthusiasts created an extreme 2,011 entries, collecting a 341,870€prizepool! Banco Casino Masters with serial number 30 was ranked among the largest tournaments in Slovakia. Hats off to the poker community and a huge congratulations to the entire Banco Casino team, who once again managed to organize a beautiful event.
You had the opportunity to watch the course of the final table live, thanks to the livestream:
Yesterday at Banco Casino, the last 16 players, who were separated by the last step from winning the prestigious title of Masters champion, met. The last step is usually the most difficult, and the participants of the final table were convinced of that. The final day started with two tables, from which eight players had to be ordered, in order to get to know the final televised table, which featured eight players:
Seat 1: Kučera Matúš - 16,650,000
Seat 2: Safrány David - 6,500,000
Seat 3: Wendt Steven - 7,575,000
Seat 4: Motel Lajos - 12,050,000
Seat 5: Hrubý Martin - 9,575,000
Seat 6: Jo Darryl - 20,100,000
Seat 7: Thoma Adonis - 2,425,000
Seat 8: Maté Sándor - 5,475,000
Home player Matúš Kučera and Hungarian representative Motel Lajos faced each other in heads-up. Matúš held a 2:1 chip lead and it was already looking like the Slovak champion. However, poker can be fickle and Matúš Kučera had to say goodbye in second place for a beautiful 33,135€.
The champion of the jubilee Banco Casino Masters with serial number 30 and a record 341,870€ prize pool became Hungarian player Lajos Motel, who took home 54,985€ for his great performance. Congratulations!
Banco Casino Masters #30:
1. Motel Lajos - 54 985 €
2. Kučera Matúš - 33 135 €
3. Jo Darryl - 21 795 €
4. Safrany David 16 075 €
5. Hrubý Martin - 12 265 €
6. Wendt Steven - 9 085 €
7. Maté Sándor - 6 545 €
8. Thoma Adonis - 4 635 €
9. Ganglbauer Markus - 3 420 €
10. Pezzoli Alessandro - 2 795 €
11. Ujvari Balasz - 2 795 €
12. Goedry Adam - 2 795 €
13. Gasowski Norbert - 2 330 €
14. Krchnár Marek - 2 330 €
15. Maceják Matej - 2 330 €
16. Desset Andrej - 1 940 €