Yesterday, Viktor "Isildur1" Blom took another opponent in his own challenge. This time it was the American poker pro Rui "PepperoniF" Cao's turn to try his luck against the Swedish NLH expert. Blom got the best possible start of the match and took down a $20,000 pot after just a few hands, then a $40,000 pot half an hour later. Then he continued to win pot after pot. Blom was playing extremely w[...] Read more » Viktor Blom wins another SuperStar Showdown
Joined: Dec '09
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 40 (M)
nah man stars is rigged ffs
this rui cao guy i dont really know who he is but seen a thread hes up $1.7mill on stars so i think he must be pretty decent and losing $800k was prob just a couple of buy ins at that game so i would not be so quick to shoot a guy down because you have not heard much about him as i doubt he won $1.7 mill of a bunch of fish
Joined: May '09
Age: 35 (M)
sponsoring viktor blom has been one of the top moves of pokerstars, sure hes inconsistent but he has gained great publicity for them. and his result of 8 wins outa 10 shows how dominant he is in headsup
Joined: Apr '11
Age: 32 (M)
As always i need to agree supernoob, pokerstars made an absolutely excellent move by siging a contract with Viktor Blom aka Isildur1
Although he needs to learn a lot more about poker, in fact not poker strategy of different games but simply things like bankroll management, etc. Now he has a safety net which is pokerstras it's a bit even more loose than before if you ask me.
I saw he played at eight tables today, but i needed to go so i didn't got the time to see how he plays, but i saw he lost a massive 67.000 dollars pot to Sauce from Canada.....