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EUROPEAN POKER TOUR FINAL THE FACTS

&9679; The PokerStars European Poker Tour Grand Final was eventually won by 26-year-old Dutch player Pieter de Korver.<br /><br />&9679; De Korver took home &euro;2.3m, beating 934 other players in the process.<br /><br />&9679; The tournament's total prize pool came to &euro;9.35m, making it the richest tournament ever staged outside Las Vegas.<br /><br />&9679; There was also a separate High Roller tournament, with a buy in of &euro;25,000. US pro Vanessa Rousso took down this tournament, winning &euro;720,000.<br /><br />&9679; This was the fifth season of the EPT, and by some distance the biggest, with $60m of prize money being won across 11 events.<br /><br />Of the 7,768 people who played in EPT events in cities including London, Barcelona, Prague, Copenhagen and San Remo, 2,237 won their seats via satellite competitions on PokerStars.