Great poker festival ahead: Juha Helppi to play at the Kings of Tallinn
Posted 11. january 2016
Finnish poker elite is lining up for the OlyBet Kings of Tallinn with Juha Helppi announcing his participation in the greatest Nordic poker festival taking place in Tallinn at the end of February.
Juha Helppi, the world’s top poker figure with more than $6 million in live poker tournament winnings, has confirmed that he will return to play at the Kings of Tallinn. “I played Kings of Tallinn Main Event and Highroller last year and I will be back for at least those events this year as well,” Helppi said about his plans. “I am also looking forward to some good cash game action in Tallinn.”
In addition to Juha Helppi, several other Finnish celebrity players have already said to play in Tallinn in February, among them Joni Jouhkimainen, winner of the Kings of Tallinn 2015 Highroller event with more than $2 million in all time live tournament cashes.
We will also see Sara Chafak, the Finnish beauty pageant winner crowned Miss Finland 2012, and many other notable players joining the festival from Finland.
OlyBet Kings of Tallinn poker festival will take place in Radisson Blu Hotel Olümpia and Olympic Casino in Tallinn, the wonderful capital of Estonia on the 22-28 February. The festival will feature a total of 27 events including the €1k Main Event, €2k Highroller Event, many special tournaments, a lot of Omaha and Turbo action as well as 24/7 cash games.
The festival will also have a team challenge with 4-player groups of players fighting for a bonus prize for the overall best team, estimated to reach 10 000 euros.