Balazs Somodi of Hungary wins Italian Poker Tour

By | January 28, 2016

Balazs SomodiThe season#7 of the Italian Poker Tour Grand belongs to a pro poker player from Hungary Balazs Somodi. Somodi won the final table of the € 1,000 + 100 No Limit Hold’em Main event by defeating a Romanian Tudor Purice and took home the first prize of €70,000.

Total 308 entries in the event generated a cash prize pool of €298,760 to the game, to which Somodi took down the first prize of €70,000 and the runner up Tudor Purice got his share of an amount € 40,000.

Here is the top 9 places of the event:-

Top prize or first place goes to Balazs Somodi of Hungary, got winning prize of € 70,000.

2nd:– Purice Tudor Lucian of Romania concluded 2nd and took home his share of € 40,000.

3rd:- Mangano Fabio of Italy was 3rd position holder and booked for the prize € 29,500.


4th:- Another player of Italy Pio Lorenzo was at 4th place and got an amount of € 21,000

5th:- Lithuanian Armanavicius Liutauras booked at 5th position and got an amount of € 16,500

6th:- Shabalin Vladimir of Russia concluded at 6th place to get the winning share of € 13,000

7th:- Lache Vlad Stefan of Romania placed for 7th position with cash prize of € 9,860

8Th:- Casabona Massimo of Italy took down € 7,000 being at 8th position.

9th:- Another Italian Poker Player Giannico Gianfranco was at 9th place and added an amount of € 5,500 to his account.

About Balazs Somodi: – He is a pro poker player from Hungary with best live cash $140,452 and total earning till date playing in various poker tournaments is $328,603. In GPI index he is at 1,109th place and holds a rank 23rd to Hungary All time Money List.

Before this prestigious win Somodi was the first prize winner back in the year 2011 for the event IPT € 2,000 No Limit Hold’em – Main Event (2011 CAPT Velden Open) took place at Saint Vincent.