Pierre Merlin, a player of Saône-et- Loire perfectly unknown to the middle of the poker, reached an achievement by winning the 3rd edition of Winamax Poker Tour Tuesday, March 4, 2014 . He won from a field of 1,263 players remaining candidates in the final held at the Cercle Clichy Montmartre in Paris .
The Winamax Poker Tour is a very popular poker players online whether amateur or professional poker tournament they play individually or in teams. Those are not 000 players from 13 months a total of 200,000 who were initially trained in online tournaments before participating in one of 82 qualifying tournaments held between November 2013 and January 2014 in 41 cities of France .
The final was held at the Cercle Clichy Montmartre Paris . The finalists had qualified for free at regional events or paying an entry fee to the final. After a final more than 8 hours , the victory in the individual returned to Pierre Merlin. He won in the final against Gaëlle Baumann, player of Team Pro Winamax .
Prices Winamax 3rd Poker Tour
Winner: Pierre Merlin – € 100,000
2nd – Gaëlle Baumann – € 65,000
3rd – Elias Karim – € 48,000
4th – Eric Souvay – € 36,000
5th – Gauthier Roumieu – € 28,500
6th – Emmanuel Fernandez – € 23,500
7th – Neil Siguerdidjane – € 19,000
8th – Pascal Martinez – € 16,000
9th – Hugo Lemaire – € 14,000