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Watch the European Poker Tour Madrid Grand Final Live

Posted by David Cowell on May 13, 2011 at 9:19 GMT

Curious to find out who will win the €1.5 million first place prize in Madrid? Well now you can keep up with all the action as soon as it unfolds with, with new instant coverage of the EPT Grand Final. Taking place in Madrid, PokerStars.TV are allowing fans worldwide instant visual update with a live webstream, which will broadcast all the drama of the final table with only a five minute delay.

When the field is down to just four players, however, the action will be suspended and players will be confined. The game will re-commence at 8pm UK time, with the live hole cards recorded and played out on a two hour delay.

TV channels throughout Europe and around the world will then broadcast the final phase of the game, unedited and ‘as live’, on the following channels:

Germany: Sport 1 – 23.30-03.30 CET (German commentary)

Netherlands: RTL7 – 01.30-End of play CET (Dutch commentary)

Spain: Antenna3 – 01.45-04.45 CET (Spanish commentary)

Russia: TV3 – 23.00-03.00 CET (Russian commentary)

Romania: Sport.ro – 23.00-03.00 CET (Romanian commentary)

Slovenia: Sport TV – 23.00-03.00 CET (Slovenian commentary)

Belgium (North): Jim – 23.30 – End of Play (Dutch commentary)

Belgium (South): Plug RTL – 23.30-End of Play (French commentary)

Canada: The Score – 17.00-22.00 ET (English commentary)

PokerStars.tv: 23.00-End of play (English, Spanish, German, Russian, Dutch, Italian)

Keep up to date with all the action as it happens with the PokerStars live webstream here: www.pokerstars.tv

This event marks the first time that the EPT Grand final has taken place outside Monte Carlo. In addition to the €1.5 million in prize money, the winner will also take home a custom designed bracelet from Danish-owned jewellery company Shamballa Jewels, the official sponsors of EPT Season 7. Since 2004, Shamballa Jewels have been worn by some of the biggest celebrities on the planet, including the likes of Michael Jordon, Ashton Kutcher and Jay Z.

Whichever lucky EPT final winner gets to wear it will certainly be feeling like a star.