#PokerCup Semi Finals set, just four remain

The PokerStars Blog #PokerCup is now down to the semi finals.

Four players remain, representing their countries in what is clearly the most important tournament being played anywhere in the world right now.

But who's still in? Let's take a look at how the quarter final match-ups played out on Twitter (using the hashtag #PokerCup):

Igor Kurganov (Russia) vs Carlos Mortensen (Spain) - Kurganov wins

Betrand 'ElkY' Grospellier (France) vs Gus Hansen (Denmark) - Hansen wins

Viktor Blom (Sweden) vs Fedor Holz (Germany) - Holz wins

Stephen Chidwick (England) vs Masa Kagawa (Japan) - Kagawa wins

That means our semi finals are set:

Igor Kurganov (Russia) vs Gus Hansen (Denmark)

Fedor Holz (Germany) vs Masa Kagawa (Japan)

Can Kurganov take it down?

Join us by following @PokerStarsBlog on Twitter, and when the polls go up, get voting to decide the winners.


THE RESULTS - Final 16 Phase

Igor Kurganov (Russia) vs Joao Barbosa
 (Portugal) - Kurganov wins

Fabrizio Cataldi (Uruguay) vs Carlos Mortensen (Spain) - Mortensen wins

Betrand 'ElkY' Grospellier (France) vs Goran Mandic (Croatia) - ElkY wins

Maria Lampropulos (Argentina) vs Gus Hansen (Denmark) - Hansen wins

Andre Akkari (Brazil) vs Viktor Blom (Sweden) - Blom wins

Stefan Huber 
(Switzerland) vs Fedor Holz (Germany) - Holz wins

Stephen Chidwick (England) vs Dzmitry Urbanovich (Poland) - Chidwick wins

Masa Kagawa (Japan) vs Davidi Kitai (Belgium) - Kagawa wins


THE RESULTS - Group Stages

GROUP A

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1RUSSIA39
2URUGUAY36
3EGYPT33
4SAUDI ARABIA30

GROUP B

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1SPAIN39
2PORTUGAL36
3IRAN33
4MOROCCO30

GROUP C

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1FRANCE39
2DENMARK36
3AUSTRALIA33
4PERU30

GROUP D

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1ARGENTINA36
2CROATIA36
3ICELAND33
4NIGERIA30

GROUP E

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1BRAZIL39
2SWITZERLAND36
3SERBIA33
4COSTA RICA30

GROUP F

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1GERMANY37
2SWEDEN36
3MEXICO33
4SOUTH KOREA31

GROUP G

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1ENGLAND39
2BELGIUM36
3PANAMA33
4TUNISIA30

GROUP H

POSITIONTEAMPLAYEDPOINTS
1JAPAN39
2POLAND36
3COLUMBIA33
4SENEGAL30
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