Betsson Norway are proud to present our newest ambassador; the record breaking Norwegian viking John Arne Riise.
This Fulham professional with 110 games played for the Norwegian national team, has said no to further national team involvement, and instead agreed to a new future in orange colors. He will still be playing for the Premier League club, but now also for this very gaming company – Betsson.com.
The final table was fairly deep-stacked, especially early on apart from Thomas Mercier who was unable to have the cards fall for him. Tapio Vihakas dominated the action as footballer Joel Lindpere, Oliver Schaffmann and Thomas Taubenschuss could not escape from the big stacks.
These are the best 9 players out of 590 that started.
Seat 1: Amit Zulkowitz – 2,284,000
Seat 2: Oliver Schaffman (Betsafe) – 1,118,000
Seat 3: Thomas Taubenschuss – 823,000
Seat 4: Joel Lindpere (Betfair) – 802,000
Seat 5: Rocco Palumbo – 798,000
Seat 6: Tapio Vihakas (PAF) -…
At the beggining, there was a challenge to overcome last year record of 500 registered players. Due to ,,Poker December” at Prague, it didn’t seem as a unrealistic goal.
GSOP took place at Corintiha Hotel within Local Kings Casino Prague from 12th December till 16th December. Because of ongoing…
The GSOP Live Prague is not only about poker. Yesterday, the players had some time off and got the chance to discover the beautiful city of Prague in its Christmas glory.
Here are some of the pictures from the the sightseeing:
15:30 – Alexander Burkart still in
Alexander took a longer sleep than we expected and as soon as he showed up he started to make chips. At this moment he is sitting at 160K stack … good job !
15:57 – The Battle between Button and Big Blind turns out bad for Stephan Kjerstad (above…
We made it to day 2 of GSOP Prague and there is still some of our Betsson player in the field.
These are the heroes of Day 2
Right now, the blinds are…
We are moments away from the start of Day 2 in Prague, and here are chip counts from yesterday’s awesome tourney start!
Good luck to all the players left in the competition!
NAME COUNTRY COUNT TABLE SEAT
Kasper Kjeldsen Denmark 378100 10 4
Nachman Berlin USA 217000 …
First day of GSOP in Prague brought 590 players to Kings Casino located at Corinthia Hotel. We’ve set a new record this year and we have to thank you all for making this happen.
We’ve watched all of our Betsson players and we are proud that lot of them made it to the day 2.
The field was really…
Here’s what happened at the tables from 17:00 till 21:00 today at Corinthia Hotel, Prague:
17:15 – Aylar Lie still hanging on despite no good cards being dealt to her.
17:30 – Bustouts of well known names
Ricky Jones, Brian Lemke, GSOP Live Manchester champion Jens Kerper, Ken Lennard and…