Manuel Blaschke is the new Birthday Main Event chip leader

36 players qualified for the final so far

Yesterday, further starting days for the Birthday Main Event took place at the Concord Card Casino Wien Simmering and at the Montesino.

The total number of entries rose to 1,017 and the participants bought a total of 289 re-entries. This means there are currently € 85,954 in the prize pool which is guaranteed with € 250,000.

Yesterday, Manuel Blaschke took the chip lead with 2,800,000, in front of Friedrich Dollenz with 2,060,000 and Zoltan Kapitany with 1,740,000 chips.

The programme today

  • Noon: Hyper turbo Satellite Wien Simmering
  • 1 pm: Hyper turbo Phase 1 Montesino
  • 3 pm: Day 1 Wien Simmering
  • 5 pm: Day 1 Montesino
  • 8 pm: Day 1 Turbo Wien Simmering
  • 10:30 pm Day 1 Hyper turbo Montesino

All photos of the day can be found in our photo gallery.

Chip counts


Platz Familienname Vorname Land Casino Chipcount
1. Blaschke Manuel AT Montesino 2800000
2. Dollenz Friedrich AT Simmering 2060000
3. Kapitany Zoltan HU Simmering 1740000
4. Tahin Peter HU Montesino 1610000
5. Vettas Christos GR Simmering 1565000
6. Motel Lajos HU Simmering 1420000
7. Petras Norbert HU Simmering 1365000
8. Shamonov Rafael AT Montesino 1355000
9. Horecny Lukas SK Montesino 1305000
10. Dopplinger Roman AT Simmering 1290000
11. Nuttova Dana HU Montesino 1215000
12. Takafuji Hideki JP Simmering 1140000
13. Vlasits Johann AT Simmering 1125000
14. Schreiner Andreas AT Simmering 1080000
15. Huk Martin DE Montesino 1065000
16. Safrany David HU Simmering 965000
17. Deak Ferenc Gabor HU Simmering 950000
18. Janicijevic Marjan AT Montesino 905000
19. Weingartner Erich AT Simmering 865000
20. Valent Vladimir SK Simmering 820000
21. Pavlovic Miodrag RO Montesino 810000
22. Glatz Manfred AT Simmering 800000
23. Simovic Sebastian SK Montesino 785000
24. Hu Weiqiang AT Montesino 740000
25. Najafi Mehdi AT Montesino 705000
26. Wegscheider Anna AT Montesino 650000
27. Halak Günter AT Montesino 615000
28. Bognar Imre HU Simmering 600000
29. Cerny Markus AT Simmering 595000
30. Al Mousawi Mehsed AT Simmering 590000
31. Hammer Erwin AT Simmering 530000
32. Witsich Georg AT Montesino 455000
33. Kovecses Arpad HU Simmering 440000
34. Spahn Manfred AT Montesino 375000
35. Janac Peter SK Montesino 290000
36. Friesenbichler Kevin AT Simmering 190000
To overview