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Jan Škampa Wins Betfair Poker Live! Prague

Czech Pro Takes Down €30,000 Top Prize On Home Soil


Jan SkampaLeg six of Betfair Poker Live! has been won by Jan Skampa who lifted €30,000 for his victory over 112 opponents in the €820 + €80 buy in main event at the Card Casino Prague last week.

Škampa is a familiar victor in the Czech capital having won the European Poker Tour Prague there last year.

The event had a guaranteed prize pool of €100,000 and paid 12 places.

Škampa’s heads up victory came over fellow countryman Miroslav Záruba when his 10-10 held up against A-K.

The final table payouts were:

1: Jan Škampa (CZE) — €30,000
2: Miroslav Záruba (CZE) — €20,000
3: Jan Medek (CZE) — €14,000
4: Nikolay Losev (RUS) — €10,150
5: Radoslav Jedynak (POL) €8,100
6: Tapani Unga (FIN) — €5,750
7: Vojtěch Růžička (CZE) — €4,000
8: Peter Simakov (RUS) — €3,000
9: Nikolay Kurakin (RUS) — €2,000

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