Battle of Malta 2015 Press Conference with Ivonne Montealegre

Published on 21 October 2015 by Pokerlistings 348

The 2015 Battle of Malta is expected to be the biggest and best yet and to prepare local media for the event, BOM tournament organizer Ivonne Montealegre, Highlight Media Group CEO Martin Carlesund, Maltese Tourism Authority CEO Paul Bugeja and the Portomaso Casino's General Manager Eros Ganzina all spoke at a press conference at the lavish Hilton Malta just weeks before the tournament begins. In 2014 the Battle of Malta set the record for the largest poker tournament ever held in Malta, and local press and journalists want to get a head-start on this year's festivities. Montealegre explains how the Battle of Malta has become a cornerstone event in the Maltese poker community, and how the event has a significant impact on the local Maltese economy. The 2015 Battle of Malta runs November 4-9 and you can follow all the action on