EA Poker Tour


  • The EA Poker Tour’s first stop of the year takes place in Bratislava from Jan. 21-28
  • EAPT Bratislava features 11 tournaments, headlined by the €560 Main Event
  • GGPoker is hosting online qualifiers for the Main Event

The EA Poker Tour (EAPT) 2024 season officially opens in the next few days with a stop in Slovakia. The Slovakian capital of Bratislava will play host to major poker action from January 21-28, with over €350,000 in total guarantees up for grabs. 

EAPT Bratislava – Main Highlights

EAPT Bratislava features 11 cup tournaments running for eight days, from January 21-28, at the Banco Casino Bratislava which lies in the center of the city, directly opposite the Presidential Palace. The festival caters to all bankrolls, with buy-ins ranging from €85 to €1,100.

The main attraction is the €560 Main Event which comes with a guaranteed prize pool of €180,000. The tournament gets underway on January 24 and features four starting flights. Day 2 is scheduled for January 27, with the finale playing out on January 28.

To sweeten the pot, the tournament will award EAPT Grand Final packages valued at €20,000 to each of the top four finishers, giving them the chance to compete for the coveted EA Poker Tour championship title.

Other events to watch for include the €250 buy-in, $50,000GTD EAPT Cup which runs from January 21-23 with four Day 1 flights. The schedule also includes a €335 buy-in, €30,000GTD Mini Main Event (Jan. 27), and a €1,100 buy-in, €30,000GTD High Roller 8-Max (Jan. 27-28).

The venue will also be hosting cash games for both NLHE and PLO fans, complemented by promotions such as High-Hands Bonuses, Bad Beat Jackpots, and Progressive Bad Beat Jackpots.

GGPoker Hosting Online Qualifiers for EAPT Bratislava Main Event

Players may secure a seat in the EAPT Bratislava Main Event via online qualifiers on GGPoker. The €66 Final Satellite takes place on January 21 at 17:30 CET. The tournament will give away at least 20 EAPT Online Day seats, each worth €560. 

The Online Day (an online version of the EAPT Bratislava Main Event) will run on GGPoker on January 21 at 21:05 CET and will adopt the same structure as the live tournament, with players starting the action with a 40,000 chipstack, played to 15-minute levels. 

The online action concludes at 15% of the field and the surviving players will combine with the remaining players at the live EAPT Bratislava Main Event at Banco Casino on January 27 to play down to a winner.

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Sadonna Price
Author Sadonna is a mom of two and an avid poker player who also enjoys online casino games. She has been part of the online gambling industry for over a decade, working as a news and blog writer. Sadonna still plays Texas hold’em in her free time while her daily job revolves around providing insights into the online gambling world using her creativity and writing skills.