Life of a champion: Watch Fedor Holz at work during the Poker Masters

The Poker Masters has brought many top names in the poker world together this week, to battle it out in five high stakes tournaments, with the champion claiming a purple jacket and a big pot of money.

The first four events will have a $50,000 buy in and a single option to rebuy, with the final event being a $100,000 freezeout. Tables are 7-handed, sunglasses and headphones are banned and shot clocks will be in place. The overall champion will be the player who cashes for the most money cross all the events.

Fedor Holz is once again working his magic on the biggest stages he can find, despite being semi-retired. The German star is the subject of a six-part series documenting his run in the Poker Masters series, as he puts $300,000 at risk. This short documentary is featuring 15 to 20-minute episodes and cover a week spent behind the scenes with Holz. Two episodes are already available, and Holz has already been providing exciting footage, having taken 2nd place in the second event.

Life of a Champion – Episode 1 – Taking shots in Vegas

Life of a Champion – Episode 2 – Let’s talk money! $$$


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Louis Hartwell

Graduated in Media Communication at the University of Lausanne, Louis Hartman is a co-founder of He began his career in Cambodia as freelance journalist. In same time he was making his living by playing poker every night at that time. Intense learner, he read dozens of poker strategy books to improve his skills during many years. With a strong interest about poker "behind the scene" in Asia and his communication skills, Louis launched Somuchpoker in 2014.

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