Battle of Malta Smashes Records with 1,803 Entries, €875k in Prizes

Published on 6 November 2015 by Pokerlistings 378
The final Day 1 flight is done at the 2015 Battle of Malta, officially smashing its own record for the biggest poker tournament ever held on the island of Malta. With 1,803 entries and an estimated prize pool of more than €874,000, this year's Battle of Malta is also the biggest stand-alone poker event Europe's ever seen. Today's recap video BOM Host Maria Ho takes you inside the Battle of Malta and speaks to a few of the poker pros and celebrities who got in on the action including Fatima Moreira De Melo, Felix Stephensen, Tone Damli and William Hung. They emphasize how players come to the Battle of Malta not only for the huge poker value, but also for the experiences that happen away from the felt. Maria also gives you a taste of the BOM cocktail party and a look at what you can expect from the rest of this year's event. Check out the video to see for yourself and stay tuned to for more action from the 2015 Battle of Malta.