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Ioannis Kontonatsis Wins Belgium Hold'em Challenge

Greek Player Lifts €55,000 in Well Attended Namur Event


Ioannis Kontonatsis has won the Hold’em Challenge in Namur, Belgium.

The Greek player topped the 531-strong field to take down a €40,000 top prize (after a deal) in the €500 + €50 Summer Edition main event at Casino de Namur.

A total prize pool of €254,349 was created and 72 players got paid.

1: Ioannis Kontonatsis (Greece) €40,716
2: Kristof Segers (Belgium) €25,000
3: Lixon Steve (Belgium) €24,528
4: Poullet Ludovic (Belgium) €23,000
5: Capan Mustapha (Belgium) €23,000
6: Salic Daniela (Germany) €8,950
7: Tolio Joon Suk (Belgium) €7,630
8: Bodeux Pierre-Yves (Belgium) €6,350

The next rendition of the Hold’em Challenge will be the Autumn Edition which takes place in Namur from October 2 to 6, 2012.