Thursday December 17,2015 : SWEDISH ONLINE POKER PHENOM IS ENJOYING A CHANGE OF SCENE
Isildur1 is scoring big on the Microgaming Poker Network according to the High Stakes Data Base.
The legendary high stakes online poker ace Viktor "Isildur1" Blom has been enjoying – and profiting from – a change of scenery just lately, stirring up the action on Microgaming's MPN network in a break from his usual Full Tilt and Pokerstars stamping grounds.
The independent nosebleed games monitor High Stakes Data Base reports that Blom – who is overall $2.2 million in profit so far this year – has generating plenty of action on the MPN high-stakes pot-limit Omaha ring-games under the screenname "hrskar".
According to data provided by the independent online poker monitor PokerScout, MPN ring-game traffic has grown by over 41 percent from 630 players based on a seven-day average on December 15, 2014, to 890 players on December 15, 2015.
Unfortunately, High Stakes Data Base does not yet fully track MPN ring game action, but player reports indicate that Blom has enjoyed success on the $50/$100 and $100/$200 pot-limit Omaha tables, and last weekend was seen achieving wins of around $500,000, scoring approximately . $173,000 on Saturday and another $340,000 on Sunday.