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Poker News - January 27, 2020: Fredrik Björklund Accused of Scamming Fellow Pro For WCOOP Entry

Written by:
C Costigan
Published on:
Jan/27/2020

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Monday January 27, 2020. 

Fredrik Björklund Accused of Scamming Fellow Pro For WCOOP Entry

Swedish online pro Fredrik 'jamaica_111' Björklund has been accused of scamming a fellow pro out of a $5200 WCOOP Main Event buy-in and more, and then becoming rude and abusive when asked to repay his debts.

Belgium pro Michiel Easterdamz van Elsacker claims a friend advised him of the alleged scam though van Elsacker admits to having not met Björklund.

“I’ve never had problems with swaps before.” He added: “I knew it was a small risk, but you don’t always have a chance to really check things out”, revealing a busy playing and TwitchTV streaming schedule during the WCOOP.

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