Chris Moorman, a pro poker player from the United Kingdom and an ambassador of 888 has won a hugh amount of €241,300, playing at Estrellas Poker Tour in Barcelona.
The €1,100 buy in main event of the ESPT Barcelona attracted 3,447 players from all over the world including the United States, United Kingdom, and of whole Europe. The tournament is one of the most popular in Europe as well. Top 695 places of the event took home some amount of money as their winning share.
Mohamed Samri, a native and a pro poker from France was the winner of this prestigious title, who took home €353,220. The champion of this title was decided by a deal in between top three players, which included Mohamed Samri (Title winner), Teunis Kooij of Netherlands (second for €372,060) and UK’s Chris Moorman was at third position and collected an amount of €241,300 as winning share.
Chris Moorman did really well till the end of the game but was unfortunate to finish at third position. The player went all-in preflop with pocket sixes having been three-bet by Teunis Kooij.
Nicholas Newport from Ireland was at fourth place for (€202,420), Marius Enebakk, a pro from Norway was at fifth place for €163,800 and Jean-Marc Bellini got ) €125,450, being sixth.
Meanwhile seventh and eighth places of the Estrellas Poker Tour main event were of Jerome Brion from France(€87,350) and Lars Farsted (Nor) €62,300.
888 will launch a local version of poker for Romania
The leading online gambling operator of the world i.e. 888 Holdings has announces that they will launch a new and localized version of their gaming site especially for Romanian market. The site would be 888.ro. The new portal will have sports, casino and gaming at one place, so that players from the Romanian market can use play as per their plans. The new version is for Romanian people, which offers latest software, product feature and functionality.
It will be fully localized for Romanian players and will be in local language as well. 888 Holdings said that 888.ro will be launched in a big ceremonial campaign featuring big celebrities.