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Phil Galfond Wins $767,701 This Weekend

Written by:
Ace King
Published on:
Mar/12/2012
Phil Galfond Wins $767,701 This Weekend

Poker pro Phil Galfond was this past weekend’s biggest winner, banking $767,701 in profit spread across 118 sessions

Another of this past weekend’s big winners included Viktor Blom, taking in $254,580.

The biggest losers, as observed by PokerNews.com, were “MaiseE’s”, who managed to drop $468,567, Davin “mTw-DaviN” Georgi, who lost $460,348 and Jens “Jeans89” Kyllönen, who lost $339,779.

Blom was supposed to have taken part in the highly publicized Super Star Showdown with Isaac Haxton, however, that online even was postponed due to Haxton’s Internet connectivity problems. 

- Ace King, Gambling911.com

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