Julien Brecard

The Heads-up Masters, FPS Cannes, and Ronan's bad beat

Recently, I was one of 64 players invited to take part in a special tournament on PokerStars.Fr called "Heads-up Masters." It was a €1,000, rake-free, bracket tournament and the field included SCOOP and FCOOP champions, top cash game players, Team Pros like ElkY, Gabriel Nassif and myself, as well a...more

by Julien Brecard on November 26, 2013 4:36 AM

My six-week family

Last time I wrote a blog post, I was preparing for the third season of Le Maison du Bluff, a reality poker show for French TV. It completely filled all of my time for six weeks, but it was a big success once again this year. We got really good articles about the show in the poker press and also in t...more

by Julien Brecard on July 12, 2013 4:39 AM

Lights, Camera, Bluff!

After going about five months without cashing in a live tournament, I finally put an end to the streak at the France Poker Series High Roller event in Evian. It was a beautiful destination up in the mountains and it drew a lot of players from Germany and Switzerland as well as France. I ended up fin...more

by Julien Brecard on May 30, 2013 5:02 AM


2012 was a tremendous year for me. I hit a high point in poker when I finished 2nd in the SCOOP Main Event on PokerStars.fr and won over €110,000. It was a three-day tournament and I made the final table as the chip leader. Although it wasn't too difficult getting down to heads-up play, my opponent ...more

by Julien Brecard on February 21, 2013 5:40 AM