Joni Jouhkimainen wins EMOP Portugal

Joni Jouhkimainen wins EMOP Portugal

Tuesday, 3 April 2012

Joni Jouhkimainen has won the latest leg of the European Masters of Poker Tour. The Finn pocketed almost €57,000 for his efforts after outlasting a field of 226-runners in the four-day, €1,000+€100 buy-in event in Lisbon over the weekend.

Jouhkimainen took around half an hour to beat Tomi Huuskonen heads up, doing so in style, hitting a straight with 4h3h to crush his unlucky opponent’s pocket aces.

The final table positions and payouts were as follows:

The final table payouts were:
1. Joni Jouhkimainen, Finland - €56,860
2. Tomi Huuskonen, Finland - €34,110
3. Patric Mattsson, Sweden - €22,740
4. David K. Lappin, Ireland - €13,820
5. Martin Dahlqvist, Sweden - €10,700
6. Nuno "BrigaDatada" Capucho, Portugal - €8,690
7. Tomasz Kolodziejski, Poland - €7,580
8. José "ZecaDiabo" Ruivo, Portugal - €6,460
9. David Metelo, Portugal - €5,350

Leg three of the EMOP tour is at the Crystal Crown Casino, Sunny Beach, Bulgaria, from May 28 to June 3. Qualify online at BetVictor from just €2 or 200 VPPs.

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