Sami Kelopuro

You can now get 30-37% rakeback and starting bonus of $1500 thru HighStakesNews to Betfair. Simply download and install the software here and use the bonuscode: BF1500

The bonus doesn’t even need a deposit – you will release it in $10 pieces for every 400 Betfair points earned. The payments are made every week. You need to play your first hand within 30 days of creating an account and from the first played hand you will have 60 days time to release as much of the $1500 bonus as you can.

EskiMoes7 vs. sinceroo

Sami “LarsLuzak” Kelopuro plays under the screenname EskiMoes7 at Betfairs biggest tables. We saw again a very good session at the $250/500 NL heads-up table against “sinceroo”.

Kelopuros stack at the end.

Sinceroo started the match very well winning big pots, but after a while Kelopuro managed to turn the match into his favor – ending up winning $175.000.

Here are some screenshots from the bigger pots:

$153k pot – sinceroo betting huge on the river:

$123k pot – sinceroo going all-in on the river:

$108k pot – Kelopuro hitting on the river and getting paid:


Sami “LarsLuzak” Kelopuro has been having a rough ride lately – he says that his game has been very good but the results have been really bad. Here are a few examples why:

Hand 1 – $250/500 No-Limit Texas Hold’em

NL $250/$500 Texas Hold’em
Table Stockholm 2-max (Real Money)
Seat 2 is the button
Total number of active players : 2
Seat 1: jandrew2 ( $105,041 )
Seat 2: EskiMoes7 ( $60,747 )
EskiMoes7 posts small blind [$250]
jandrew2 posts big blind [$500]
** Dealing down cards **
Dealt to EskiMoes7 [ Kd, Ks ]
EskiMoes7 raises to [$1,750]
jandrew2 raises to [$5,250]
EskiMoes7 raises to [$15,750]
jandrew2 goes all-in
jandrew2 raises to [$105,041]
EskiMoes7 calls [$44,997]
EskiMoes7 goes all-in
Returning uncalled bet [$44,294] to jandrew2
** Showdown **
jandrew2 shows [ Qs, Qh ]
EskiMoes7 shows [ Kd, Ks ]
** Dealing Flop ** [ 3c, 7c, 2s ]
** Dealing Turn ** [ 6s ]
** Dealing River ** [ Qd ]
** Hand Conclusion **
jandrew2 wins $121,493 from main pot with three of a kind, Queens

Hand 2 – $250/500 No-Limit Texas Hold’em

NL $250/$500 Texas Hold’em
Table Hydrogen 6-max (Real Money)
Seat 6 is the button
Total number of active players : 2
Seat 4: sinceroo ( $91,966.13 )
Seat 5: hagss ( $25,000 )
Seat 6: EskiMoes7 ( $50,053.80 )
EskiMoes7 posts small blind [$250]
sinceroo posts big blind [$500]
** Dealing down cards **
Dealt to EskiMoes7 [ 6c, 6d ]
EskiMoes7 raises to [$1,750]
sinceroo calls [$1,250]
** Dealing Flop ** [ Jc, 6h, 4h ]
sinceroo checks
EskiMoes7 bets [$3,500]
sinceroo calls [$3,500]
** Dealing Turn ** [ Ks ]
sinceroo checks
EskiMoes7 bets [$6,800]
sinceroo calls [$6,800]
** Dealing River ** [ Ad ]
sinceroo checks
EskiMoes7 bets [$22,222]
sinceroo raises to [$44,444]
EskiMoes7 calls [$15,781.80]
EskiMoes7 goes all-in
Returning uncalled bet [$6,440.20] to sinceroo
** Showdown **
sinceroo shows [ Qd, Th ] a straight, Ace to Ten
EskiMoes7 shows [ 6c, 6d ] three of a kind, Sixes
** Hand Conclusion **
sinceroo wins $100,106.60 from main pot with a straight, Ace to Ten

Ilari “Ziigmund” Sahamies has been having some rough times at Full Tilt Pokers big tables. Last month he lost $750.000 and this month he has lost over $300.000. On monday we saw him losing again and finally making a short rebuy: Dealer: Ziigmund adds $7,895.50.

Ziigmund broke at Full Tilt?

Ziigmund shows Ace King high
applsgirl shows two pair, Aces and Queens
applsgirl wins the pot ($18,564) with two pair, Aces and Queens
Ziigmund is sitting out

Sami “LarsLuzak” Kelopuro has been sitting and waiting opponents at the Ladbrokes High Stakes Tables. A couple of days ago he played a bit with Jonas “Nebuchad” Danielsson but otherwise the tables have been quiet. Kelopuro plays under the screenname Barbaggo at Ladbrokes.

Yesterday we saw him facing first SirWinalot9 and then J-Lopez. Kelopuro won $20.000 from both of them. And again waiting for new opponents… Lets hope that we will see some action at the $200/400 Deepstack table with max buy-in of $80.000!

Sami Kelopuro (LarsLuzak/LrsLzk) has been recently playing more under the screenname EskiMoes7 at Betfair. The games have been as high as $250/500 Texas No-limit. And Erik Sagström has been quite active also.


Yesterday we saw players like sinceroo, kuna, dingdongboy and Erik “Erik1234” Sagström playing at the big table. The winner of that session was Erik1234 – winning $90.000. Kelopuro lost a bit, but has been winning a lot from Erik1234 at the $100/200 No-limit tables.

Erik seems quite frustrated about this – here is the chat:


EskiMoes7 wins a nice pot with his pair of Kings:


Sinceroo hits at the turn and Erik1234 at the river:



Finnish pro-players decided to have a team poker challenge. Ilari “Ziigmund” Sahamies and Patrik “FinddaGrind” Antonius challenged Sami “LarsLuzak” Kelopuro and Jani “KObyTAPOUT” Vilmunen for a huge heads-up match.

Antonius would face Kelopuro in NL Texas Hold’em.


And Sahamies would face Vilmunen in pot-limit Omaha challenge.

If they would tie there would be a third match to decide the winner played by Antonius and Vilmunen in pot-limit Omaha.

The first match with Ziigmund and KObyTAPOUT was a fast one. KO got into a small chiplead and then they put all their money to the middle on the flop Ziigmund leading 51% to KO:s 49%. KO hit his hand on the turn and Ziigmund headed to the rail.

LarsLuzak got the early lead in the second match against Antonius and managed to get half of Patriks chips hitting two pairs. Antonius obviously was making a huge check-raise bluff on the turn risking hald of his stack – only to find Kelopuro moving all-in on him.

After a while Kelopuro got his money in nicely in front holding KJ against Patriks K2.. but the flop brought 224 and Patrik doubled up. The final hand was again both of them holding king-high – Kelopuro KQ and Antonius K9.. only this time Antonius didn’t get the 9 he was looking for.

So KObyTAPOUT and LarsLuzak win the bragging rights (and nice amount of money surely…)

The high stakes tables at B2B network have been pretty empty for a long time. Recently we have witnessed nice action again – the game is even bigger than at Full Tilt Poker. The blinds have been as high as €150/300 and €200/400 (in dollars: $237/474 and $315/630)!


Patrik Antonius plays under the name -ANTONIUS- at B2B-network – always waiting for opponents. Now he has been challenged by EzC1m0no1 in no-limit Hold’em and Ecs-Tasy in pot-limit Omaha.

Sami “LarsLuzak” Kelopuro told that he has been playing under the screenname EzC1m0no1, seems like he also has made a new account at Betfair named EskiMoes7. Kelopuro is running really hot at Betfair and has won tons of money.

Ecs-Tasy is most likely Ilari “Ziigmund” Sahamies – but this is not confirmed yet. In the last match Ecs-Tasy won over €100.000 (app. $160.000) from -ANTONIUS- at the €200/400 pot-limit Omaha game.


This puts Ecs-Tasy:s winnings for over €200.000 for the last 24 hours. Here are few of the huge pots:

1. Ecs-Tasy bets big on the river:


2. Pot worth over €100.000 – all-in on the flop:


3. All-in on the flop – Ecs-Tasy getting lucky on the river:


Sami Kelopuro aka. LarsLuzak / LrsLzk decided to try out some other poker site than Full Tilt or MicroGaming-site. He remebered having some money at Ladbrokes and went on to challenge Jonas Danielsson aka. Nebuchad – one of the biggest winners at Ladbrokes.


LarsLuzak found $9.000 at his account and Nebuchad sitting at the $25/$50 ja $50/$100 NL Hold’em tables and he went on to chat with him trying to get Nebuchad to play some $100/200 NL Hold’em. Nebuchad Declined and they started to play at the $50/100 table.

Soon LarsLuzak managed to build his stack up to $39.000 – he than went into sit out and wrote “see you at the $100/200 table in 5min”.

So the games countinued at the $100/200 NL table and LarsLuzak went on to build his stack up to $74.000 – and they went on to play at the $200/400 NL Deepstack table! Nebuchad reloading for the full amount – $80.000!

Nebuchad managed to win some pots and then when LarsLuzak had around $50.000 left they started a crazy raising war before the flop. They made a pot worth over $100.000 and LarsLuzak turned over QQ – only to face Nebuchads AA. No help for Lars and the match ended… but we will hear more from him, he promised to return later!

Next Page »