(25.08.2017) Gerard Piquet took the fifth place and won 129,350 €!!


Superstar of world football Gerard Pique took the fifth place in the high roller tournament with a buyin of 25 thousand euros, which was held in Barcelona. Apparently, the famous Spaniard decided to compensate at the poker table, defeat in a principled match against Real Madrid. In which the Catalans lost 2-0.

 Gerard Piquet

Gerard Piquet

In one of the offline tournaments that took place in Barcelona with a buy-in of € 25,000, registered 66 players , including such well-known personalities in the poker world as Stephen Chidwick, Ben Tollerin, Christoph Vogelsang, Daniel Coleman and Mustafa Kanit. But, the most striking event of this tournament was the access to the final table of the star defender of the Catalan “Barcelona” Gerard Pique, who managed to take the 5th place and get 129,350 €. It is worth noting that this is a record prize in his career.

Final Table Results

1Pavel PlesuvMoldova€406,300*
2Ben TollereneUnited States€406,300*
3Stephen ChidwickUnited Kingdom€220,700
4Luc GreenwoodCanada€166,500
5Gerard PiqueSpain€129,350
6Dan ColmanUnited States€100,300
7Christoph VogelsangGermany€79,300
8Mustapha KanitItaly€61,450
9Marcelo BonanataArgentina€46,900