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Tag: Viktor Blom

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

The Online Railbird Report: Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Cleans Up on PokerStars

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Petter “NorthugJr” Northug was busy grinding the $50/$100 pot-limit Omaha tables on PokerStars and won $129,800.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Week's Biggest Loser Upon Return to Nosebleeds

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom finished as the week’s biggest loser after dropping $362,608 in 1,040 hands. He still leads 2014 with $1,848,109 in profit.

The Online Railbird Report: Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Returns to Top of Weekly Leaderboard

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom returned to the top of the weekly leaderboard with $422,287 in profit from 1,044 hands spread over a dozen sessions.

2014 Aussie Millions $250,000 Challenge Day 1: Seidel Leads; Ivey, Mercier Survive

After a record-setting Day 1 in the 2014 Aussie Millions LK Boutique $250,000 Challenge, 18 players survived and Erik Seidel emerged as the chip leader.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom and Polk Continue to Battle Online at Aussie Millions

The Aussie Millions is in full swing, but that didn't stop Viktor "Isildur1" Blom and Doug "WGCRider" Polk from playing online in between tournaments.

2014 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge Day 1: McDonald Leads After Record-Setting Day

Day 1 of the 2014 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge was a frenzy of high-stakes poker action. At the end of the first nine levels, Mike McDonald led the 29 survivors.

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