Isildur1 joins Negreanu and Elky at PokerStars

Many have doubts about the true identity of Isildur1. The most credible name that came out of the lot is Viktor Blom.

Remember that Viktor Bloom is known for wreaking havoc on the tables at Full Tilt Poker against the best players in the world including Tom Dwan, Phil Ivey and Patrick Antonius are part. He is also recognized for his performance at the recent WSOPE while he finished 16th.

Recently on PokerCollectif, we inform you that Isildur1 was preparing to sign a contract with an online poker room.

Today, it is confirmed; Isildur1 just signed at PokerStars : "I chose to join PokerStars because it will be an exciting challenge. This is great to join a team with players like Daniel Negreanu, Dario Minieri and Johnny Lodden."

He continued: "my goals are to improve my game live for upcoming tournaments, continue to concentrate on the Hold'em heads up and also try to develop my game in Pot Limit Omaha".

Daniel Negreanu, player Canadian part of the PokerStars team commented on his subject: "it's not every day that a player like Isildur1 arrives. If you look at the definition of the word "phenomenon" in the dictionary, you'll see a picture of it! When he plays, the poker world admires her. "I do not like the overuse of the word"sick"but the game of Isildur in Hold'em No Limit is more than"sick"!"

New at PokerStars will be marked by the "SuperStars Showdown"? What is this event? Just a heads-up of 2500 hands on tables $ 50 / $ 100 against any player registered at PokerStars. This duel will take place on 19 December next on 4 tables. Half of the hands must be played in the Hold'em without limits. The winning player must pay 300 big blind ($ 30,000) taken from his account to the winner. Before the game, you will need to file 1500 big blinds pledge to PokerStars in case you decide to no longer play heads-up.

The identity of Isildur1 will finally be revealed officially in January 2011. TonyG, this would be actually Viktor Blom even if the latter has always denied be Isildur1. According to several sources, Viktor Blom would play under the pseudonym Grolongo on PokerStars .

This news will surely result to roll more than ever tables high stakes with the media coverage of this affiliation Isildur1-PokerStars .

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