EPT 11 Grand Final Champion Adrian Mateos has made a strong start to his campaign to become the first man to win a second EPT title. He was already up above his starting stack before this hand as he raised from the small blind against compatriot Vicente Delgado.
The two were happily chatting away, but that ceased when Mateos slid out 300 from the small blind and Delgado called.
The flop was and Mateos checked to Delgado who bet 450. Mateos called.
Both players checked the on the turn and the river was the . Mateos checked again and Delgado bet 1,100. Mateos thought for a moment before check-raising to 4,100, eliciting a quick fold from Delgado.