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Tag: Viktor Blom

Poker Superstar Phil Ivey Scores $500,000 Win in Two Days Online

While Phil Ivey enjoys a great week with a $410,341 profit, Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom top the losers' list.

Russia’s Vitaly Lunkin Says He Has "Had Enough of Las Vegas"

"I have spent about €65,000 in buy ins between Sanremo and Montecarlo. Hadn't I won the €10,000 turbo event, my tour would have ended with a bad loss."

BlogNews Weekly: PokerStars Introduces Phased Tournaments

The BlogNews Weekly looks at the latest and most popular blog entries from the world's most popular poker sites.

The Online Railbird Report: Ivey, Galfond, and Hansen All Grace the Loser's List

The top five online losers this week included Paul Phua, Phil Ivey, Phil Galfond, Gus Hansen, and Patrik Antonius. Find out what they all lost.

The Online Railbird Report: Antonius Wins Again, Two Mystery Players Revealed & More

For the second week in a row, Patrik Antonius finished as the biggest winner. Meanwhile, two of online poker's biggest names were revealed this week.

Online Chat: Macau's Chun Lei Zhou Steps Out as Man Behind "samrostan" & "patpatpanda"

Chun Lei Zhou played the €100K Super High Roller at the European Poker Tour Grand Final, which is where we talked to the man known online as "samrostan."

2014 PokerStars EPT Grand Final Main Event Day 1b: Latz Takes Overall Lead

Hendrik Latz takes the overall lead into Day 2 of the 2014 PokerStars and Monte-Carlo® Casino EPT Grand Final Main Event.

The Online Railbird Report: Antonius Week's Biggest Winner, Ivey Loses Again & More

Patrik "FinddaGrind" Antonius finished the week as the biggest winner with $718,952 in 891 hands over five sessions. Phil Ivey loses once again.

PokerStars Guarantees $40 Million for 2014 Spring Championship of Online Poker

PokerStars released the official schedule for the 2014 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP).

The Online Railbird Report: Phil "Polarizing" Ivey Drops $945K; Galfond Wins & More

There was plenty of high-stakes action on Full Tilt Poker this week, and it resulted in four of the biggest names in poker each losing six figures.

The Online Railbird Report: Hansen Loses a Million; Amundsgard & Cates Finish on Top

Gus Hansen may step away from the virtual felt for a bit after losing a million dollars this week. That story and more in the Online Railbird Report.

2014 PokerStars.net EPT Vienna Main Event Day 3: Bubble Bursts; Hansen and Blom Fall

Day 3 of the EPT10 Vienna saw the bubble burst, Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom both fall, and the field whittle itself down from 189 players to the final 50.

Viktor Blom Discusses Tournaments, His Dislike of TV Tables, and Big One for One Drop

Viktor Blom chatted with PokerNews about his dislike of televised feature tables, cash games versus tournaments, and the $1 million Big One for One Drop.

2014 PokerStars.net EPT Vienna Main Event Day 2: Trisch Leads with Bubble Approaching

Sebastian Trisch leads after Day 2 of the 2014 PokerStars.net European Poker Tour Vienna Main Event as the money bubble approaches.

2014 PokerStars.net EPT Vienna Main Event Day 1b: Mads Smith Hansen Bags Overall Lead

After Day 1b of the 2014 PokerStars.net European Poker Tour Vienna Main Event, Dane Mads Smith Hansen bagged the overall chip lead with 200,000 in chips.

The Online Railbird Report: Galfond and Cates Lose $1.1 Million Each; Blom Capitalizes

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom hits a $1.2 million upswing while Phil "OMGClayAiken" Galfond and Dan "jungleman12" Cates both lose more than a million.

Celebrate Full Tilt's New Flipout Tournaments with Live Flipout Freeroll at EPT Vienna

In celebration of the launch of Full Tilt Poker's new Flipout Tournaments, the site will be holding a live Flipout Freeroll on Day 1a of the European Poker Tour Vienna Main Event.

The Online Railbird Report: Dan Cates Wins $1.18 Million; Tollerene Opts Out

Dan "jungleman12" Cates cleaned up at 2-7 triple draw to finish as the week's biggest winner with $1,185,862 in profit.

The Online Railbird Report: Rare Winning Week for Hansen; Tollerene Extends 2014 Lead

In a rare occurrence, Gus Hansen find himself as a winner to the tune of $500K. Likewise, it was a good week for Ben "Bttech86" Tollerene

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