Josef Schmölz enters the MTS 250 day 2 as chip leader

€ 45,000 await the winner.

The starting days of the first MTS 250 are history. Yesterday, poker fans had the last chance to qualify for the event in Vienna.

At the Montesino, 156 players (20 of them from phase 1 tournaments) bought in and made 35 re-entries. At Wien Simmering, it was 74 participants (22 from phase 1 tournaments) with 12 re-entries. 54 poker fans (1 from the phase 1 tournaments) then still tackled the Turbo Heat in the evening (7 re-entries).

€ 250,000 are in the prize pool

The tournament thereby registered altogether 727 day 1 and 2051 phase 1 entries. The guaranteed prize pool of € 250,000 will be played for from today. 94 players could qualify for the final at the Montesino.

Yesterday, 3 players managed a double qualification. Peter Hanke, Fabian Ene and Filipe Goncalves can thus be happy with the bonus of € 1,500.

Day 2 starts today at 3 pm at the Montesino. 91 players have qualified for this. Each of them is ensured a prize money of € 600, € 45,000 awaits the winner. The blinds start with 10k/20k.

A new chip leader

The chip lead changed again yesterday. Josef Schmölz is now leading the participants into day 2 with 3,065,000 chips. Pedro Ventura follows with 2,930,000, ahead of Oswin Ziegelbecker with 2,705,000 chips.

The live coverage by Andreas Lettmayer will also start today at 3 pm. All information about the action at the poker tables can then be found here.

All photos of yesterday can be found in our photo gallery.

Chip counts

Platz Familienname Vorname Land Chipcount
1. Schmölz Josef AUT 3065000
2. Ventura Pedro ESP 2930000
3. Ziegelbecker Oswin AUT 2705000
4. Aflalo Adi ISR 2410000
5. Krmela Radovan CZE 2195000
6. Joachymstal Martin SVK 1955000
7. Ene Fabian AUT 1950000
8. Solymosi Szabolcs HUN 1880000
9. Masarovic Karol CZE 1810000
10. Schneider Richard AUT 1790000
11. Mikula Patricio AUT 1600000
12. Tod Josef AUT 1550000
13. Oberbucher Markus AUT 1545000
14. Tontya Alin Norbert ROM 1545000
15. Leviev Robert AUT 1525000
16. Birk Max AUT 1490000
17. Tamaskovic Vladimir SVK 1475000
18. Zacharakis Emmanouil GRE 1470000
19. Hill Dalibor CZE 1455000
20. Topic Aleksandar AUT 1445000
21. Nanos Dimitrios AUT 1365000
22. R. P. AUT 1335000
23. Ranzinger Sascha Achim GER 1275000
24. Schuster Günther AUT 1265000
25. Sylejmon Jusaj SRB 1225000
26. Schlacher Heinz AUT 1210000
27. Goncalves Filipe POR 1195000
28. Chrysochoidis Christoforos GRE 1180000
29. Popov Zlatko SRB 1145000
30. Stuhler Hubert AUT 1145000
31. Ilk Klaus AUT 1120000
32. Bugar Norbert SVK 1110000
33. Pasquali Harry AUT 1090000
34. Tassilo Rukavin AUT 1080000
35. Olaru George AUT 1065000
36. Amiri Imal AUT 1060000
37. Vasiljevic Dusan SRB 1030000
38. Hanke Peter AUT 1005000
39. Yetkin Mario AUT 1000000
40. Haider Bernhard AUT 985000
41. Tchea Ananias AUT 985000
42. Peyerl Michael AUT 945000
43. Horkay Peter HUN 945000
44. Tzitzov Beny ISR 930000
45. Avdagic Aldino AUT 920000
46. Klinger Walter AUT 915000
47. Aisov Yury AUT 885000
48. Mende Mario AUT 880000
49. Sunar Surinder ENG 875000
50. Hu Weiquiang AUT 870000
51. Fülöp Andras Krisztian HUN 860000
52. Forche Jürgen AUT 860000
53. Jevremovic Predrag AUT 860000
54. Laszlo Norbert HUN 855000
55. Shcheglov Demyan AUT 850000
56. Molnar Richard HUN 845000
57. Djordjevic Svetozar AUT 815000
58. Schindlauer Karl AUT 815000
59. Csenteri Robert-Miklos ROM 805000
60. Chrascina Jan CZE 800000
61. Ilavsky Martin SVK 785000
62. Saran Bayar GER 760000
63. Abdullaiev Israfil UKR 700000
64. Wu Hao AUT 645000
65. Foglar Wolfgang AUT 635000
66. Maged Aziz EGY 630000
67. Kunik Patrik SVK 615000
68. Mirvic Azer AUT 585000
69. Kvasna Marcel SVK 580000
70. Roushanzamir Gholamreza AUT 550000
71. Karpowicz Bartosz POL 525000
72. Sancak Ersin AUT 515000
73. Walch Matthias AUT 510000
74. Todorovic Bozidar SRB 510000
75. Mayr Heinrich AUT 490000
76. Philippitsch Markus AUT 470000
77. Fustic Danilo SRB 470000
78. Okretic Gregor SLO 435000
79. Matura Walter AUT 370000
80. Jovanovic Dragan AUT 370000
81. F. E. ITA 330000
82. Masoudian Hesam AUT 325000
83. Eckenhofer Gerhard AUT 300000
84. Wetzenstein Jörg AUT 290000
85. Zaborsky Michal SVK 275000
86. Chalupka Pavel AUT 235000
87. Hager Raphael AUT 225000
88. Zischkin Boris AUT 220000
89. Uscumlic Jovan SRB 200000
90. Markfelder Bernd AUT 165000
91. Miklosne Csillag HUN 140000
92. Hanke Peter AUT DOP (700k)
93. Ene Fabian AUT DOP (640k)
94. Goncalves Filipe POR DOP (250k)
PLACE NAME Country PRIZE
1 45000
2 28800
3 17400
4 11750
5 9170
6 7560
7 6180
8 5030
9 4120
10 3370
11 3370
12 3370
13 2750
14 2750
15 2750
16 2240
17 2240
18 2240
19 1830
20 1830
21 1830
22 1830
23 1830
24 1830
25 1830
26 1830
27 1830
28 1510
29 1510
30 1510
31 1510
32 1510
33 1510
34 1510
35 1510
36 1510
37 1240
38 1240
39 1240
40 1240
41 1240
42 1240
43 1240
44 1240
45 1240
46 1050
47 1050
48 1050
49 1050
50 1050
51 1050
52 1050
53 1050
54 1050
55 900
56 900
57 900
58 900
59 900
60 900
61 900
62 900
63 900
64 780
65 780
66 780
67 780
68 780
69 780
70 780
71 780
72 780
73 680
74 680
75 680
76 680
77 680
78 680
79 680
80 680
81 680
82 600
83 600
84 600
85 600
86 600
87 600
88 600
89 600
90 600
91 600
92 Hanke Peter AUT 1500
93 Ene Fabian AUT 1500
94 Goncalves Filipe POR 1500
To overview