Poker and Esports legend player boasts over $14.5M in live tournament cash earnings
GGPoker today announces that Bertrand ‘ElkY’ Grospellier is the latest player to join Team GGPoker.
The French native, who is as well known for his esports achievements as his poker prowess, boasts over $14.5M in live tournament cashes. ElkY has captured numerous prestigious titles and is one of the few players to hold poker’s Triple Crown, having WSOP, WPT and EPT wins under his belt. He is as accomplished online as off, with two WCOOP bracelets sitting in his trophy cabinet.
ElkY first made his mark as an esports star, moving to South Korea as a top competitor in the StarCraft gaming scene, and more recently has played Hearthstone at the highest levels.
“I am excited to join GGPoker, the most ambitious poker site,” said ElkY. “With clear focus on software and making poker fun again, there has never been a better place to play online poker.”
“Team GGPoker continues to go from strength to strength, and having ElkY on board just amplifies this even more ,” added Jean-Christophe Antoine, Head of GGPoker. “With a poker and esports legend like ElkY representing our brand, the GGPoker community will be in for a real treat - all I can recommend is to watch this space!”
New GGPoker players that sign up from April 16 through April 22 using the Bonus Code ‘ELKY’ (entered during the account registration process) will be awarded a free ticket to an exclusive GGMasters Satellite tournament, running on Wednesday, April 22 with $1,725 in free GGMasters tickets to be won.
In addition, new GGPoker players are eligible to claim the poker room’s Welcome Bonus and automatically join GGPoker’s Fish Buffet loyalty program, spinning for cash prizes each time they reach a new status level.
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