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Tag: Viktor Blom

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom's Feature Table Appearance Short But Not So Sweet

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom was recently moved to the feature table, something he's not fond of, but his stay there was short. Blom shoved his last 98,000 from the button after Robert Haigh had opened for 13,000 from early position.

Blom Triples, Courtesy of Bussman

Fabio Sperling from Germany made it 9,000 under the gun and a couple positions down Adrian Bussman made the call. From the button Viktor Blom shoved all in for the remaining 28,000 he had.

Good Start For Blom

Full Tilt's Professional Viktor Blom got off to a nice start after winning a small pot right off the bat. The board read when Blom bet 6,500 and his opponent, Jean-Philippe Rohr, made the call in position.

Welcome to Viktor’s Table

With a steady stream of eliminations so far today, tables are breaking and players are being assigned new seats. Any hard earned information about player tendancies and stack sizes has to be learnt anew.

Everybody Knows Viktor

Viktor Blom made the opening raise and called the small blind shove of Ami Barer. We got to the table as Blom had his in front of him versus the of Barer. The final board was and Blom’s patient approach reaped the rewards.

Wheeler's Chips are Smoked

Jason Wheeler and Viktor "Isildur1" Blom each put in 2,600 preflop and took a flop of . Blom was first to act and wasted little time in checking it over to Wheeler, who tossed out a bet of roughly 4,000.

Blom Makes the Call

Viktor Blom, a Full Tilt Poker Professional, opened for 375 and found two callers in Ziga Jamnikar on the button and Jens Lakemeier in the small blind, both PokerStars players.

Blom Check Calls

Blom is known for his super aggressive play and over sized bets from time to time when playing no-limit hold'em. He does know a different gear than warp speed 9.

Blom Here Early

“Shuffle up and deal.” announced the Tournament Director. On table 34 sat two players Ziga Jamnikar, a PokerStars player from Slovenia, and Full Tilt Poker Professional Viktor Blom.

Blom Crippled, Then Eliminated

Rono Lo was all in for 167,000 with the and in dominating position against the for Viktor Blom. The board ran out , and Blom was crippled to 22,000 in chips. On the next hand, Blom moved all in for 21,000 from middle position.

Ivey Chips Up a Little More

From under the gun, Phil Ivey raised to 3,000. Viktor Blom called from the next seat, then Philipp Gruissem called from the big blind. From there, the three players were prompted with an flop, and everyone checked.

Esfandiari Busts Polk

From the button, Doug Polk raised to 2,500. Viktor Blom called from the small blind, and then Antonio Esfandiari reraised to 8,300 from the big blind. Polk then made it 23,200 to go, Blom folded, and Esfandiari shoved.

Another for Blom

Three players each put in 3,500 preflop and took a flop of .

BK Takes on Isildur1

Brian "BK" Kim opened the action to 1,200 and Victor "Isldur1" Blom defended his big blind. When the flop came down , Blom check-called a bet of 1,500 and then checked the turn.

Blom Up To 60K

Viktor Blom just made a flush and was able to get a full double up to 60,000 in chips.

Blom Headed in the Right Direction

Earlier today online legend Viktor "Isildur1" Blom was stuck in reverse. The Swede quickly lost 2/3 of his starting stack and seemed as if he wasn't overly invested in the tournament.

Berende Raises the River

Viktor Blom, Paul Berende, and a third person took a flop of . Blom checked, the third player tossed out 700, and only Berende called. The turn was the , both players checked, and the suicide king () completed the board.

Blom Ain't Afraid of the Old Check-Raise

With around 2,500 in the pot, a player in the small blind checked and opened the door for Viktor "Isildur1" Blom to bet.

An Orbit w/ Full Tilt Poker Professional Viktor "Isildur1" Blom

Most of the time Viktor "Isildur1" Blom can be found at the highest-stakes cash games on Full Tilt Poker, but the Aussie Millions is such a prestigious event that he's opted to travel around the world to grind the live felt.

Enter Ivey and Blom

Two giants in poker, Phil Ivey and Viktor Blom, have just arrived for the third and final flight of the 2014 Aussie Millions Main Event. For Ivey, this is his first major tournament appearance in roughly three months.