Brazilian Becomes UK Ireland Poker Tour Edinburgh Champion
The Title for the 2013 UK Ireland Poker Tour Edinburgh Champion went to Brazilian-born Nicolau Villa-Lobos who walked away with the title and the lion share associated with the prize-pool, pocketing £101,000 for very first spot.
Starting the final table using the chip stack that is lowest at 313,000 chips, Villa-Lobos was at fact odds on favourite to complete in eighth place. Nonetheless, the skilled Brazilian fended off the competition to create home the coveted titled from the Scottish capital after doubling his chip count within the first ten moments of the table commencing play that is final.
Chris Derrick was the man who doubled Villa-Lobos’ chip stack after pushing in 285,000 chips, just become beaten by the Brazilian’s pocket fours which had turned into quads by the river.
Shortly afterwards, Christian Bergstrom was eliminated during a call that is three-way Vladislav Donchev and Villa-Lobos. The high chip stack active in the call threw Villa-Lobos up to 1,600,000 chips, giving him the self- confidence he needed seriously to set his sights regarding the UK Ireland Poker Tour Edinburgh title after starting therefore low on the board.
Seventh place later went to Guido Braye after being knocked down by the hometown player, David Vamplew. This removal shot Vamplew in to the position of chip leader as he impressed his home support and raised hopes of becoming the hometown hero.
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