Lybaert Wins the Eureka Poker Tour

The Eureka poker tour held in Czech Republic continued to thrill poker fans around the world. The 2013 event was however dominated by one man who eventually became the champion after showcasing a spectacular level of pay throughout the events. Lybaert, the poker pro managed to beat a total of 421 players who included some of the worlds’ famous poker pros to earn a cool €115, 000 which was the first place prize this was however his first ever major victory.

The Belgian poker player entered the event with only one win in all his live poker tournaments. His only win came this month at the €700 buy in main eventUKIPT London. At this event, he managed to earn himself a total of € 1, 200 at the 139th position. The win in this week’s tournament makes him gives him a name in the poker world after his amazing level of  playat the eurekamain event Poker tour Czech Republic.

Lybaert entered the event as the leading player in a number of chips on the day 2 of play and was able to maintain his leading position all through. However, his lead was cut short towards the final event when and entered the final event as the second in largest chip holder in the final table. He later managed to regain his leading position in a huge pot against thepoker stars qualifier and his main competitorKasparas. He continued to build up his stack throughthe games eliminating more people as the lay went on. He finally went into a heads-up play, Lybaert held on eight to one chip lead against Leib who was no match for him. Lybaert was finally crowned the winner at the end of the event.