Arnaud Mattern

Backgammon player Arnaud Mattern win EPT4

The EPT inaugural event brought together over 550 players for the 5000 euro tournament . The EPT inaugural event brought together over 550 players for the 5000 euro tournament . The winner of the main event was the professional backgammon player Arnaud Mattern who won is first ever EPT trophy and 708.400 in price money. Playing carefully, Arnaud who was second on the chip lead just after Norinder managed to keep the spot until the final challenge with Gino Alacqua. As the final table started, Norinder was chip leader with over 1 million.

EPT4 Prague Main Event
Date: December 10-14, 2007
Buy-in: € 4,700
Players: 555
Prize pool: € 2,530,240

1 – Arnaud Mattern, France, €708,400
2 – Gino Alacqua, Italy, €407,300
3 – Kristian Kjøndal, Norway, €235,300
4 – Juha Lauttamus, Finland, €182,200
5 – Markus Golser, Austria, €151,800
6 – Nedzib Suman, Sweden, €119,000
7 – Dag Palovic, Slovakia, €93,600
8 – Mikael Norinder, Sweden, €63,200