Epstein Cup

The Epstein Cup is an annual pinball competition between teams from Europe and the United States. The competition is organized by the International Flipper Pinball Association (IFPA), and is contested every year in conjunction with the IFPA World Pinball Championship.

The tournament consists of 8 players from each side, competing in a set of 3 games chosen by each side. Players earn points for their team based on their finishing positions in these sets, with 117 ½  points needed to win the Epstein Cup.

The 2023 edition of The Epstein Cup will be held at the IFPA18 World Pinball Championship on June 1, 2023.

Official Rules of the tournament can be found HERE.

Team USA currently holds the Epstein Cup with each team having won 4 times. Detailed results from previous Epstein Cups can be found here: