Grand Prix Austria Highlights

The Grand Prix Austria event took place from 6th – 10th April 2017. Here’s the Grand Prix Austria in numbers:

Buy-in €225
Total prizepool €503,236
1st place €100,000*
Number of entrants 2,594
Places paid 345
Highest ranked qualifier 11th

Andrej Desset emerged as the victor from a huge field of 2,594 players to grab the trophy and €92,530 after cutting a deal heads-up with Slovakian Dan Semenescu. Online crusher Alessandro Valli, who has over $1.3 million in online cashes, finished third for €40,000.

Vojtech Skalak scooped €20,000 in the Golden Chip challenge on top of €4,000 for finishing 11th, whilst partypoker pros Natalia Breviglieri and Jan-Peter Jachtmann cashed for €1,800 and €400 respectively. German pro Dennis Wilke took down the Last Player Standing competition and won a free Phase 1 ticket to the partypoker MILLIONS with a massive £6 million guaranteed.

*Deal made for top prize of €92,530