Live poker tournaments are not that often events these days due to pandemic. However, there are some countries where poker events are on the industry news. In Lithuania, local Olympic Casino in Vilnius organized a 934 entries tournament with the prize pool of 219k USD. It appeared to be the largest live poker event in Lithuania’s history.
The event called Betsafe Fisherman’s Challenge took place at Olympic Casino, Vilnius. The $255 main event attracted 934 entries with a $219,000 prize pool, thus becoming the largest live poker tournament ever held in Lithuania.
Lithuania’s Martynas Račinskas has won $31,000 – the largest cash in his professional poker career after a four-way deal with Vilardas Zumaras (second – €21,843), Dainius Žukauskas (third, €21,981), and Adam Mikelevič (fourth – €21,154).