Marcin Horecki

Marcin Horecki on final tables and wizards

Marcin Horecki yesterday final tabled the record-breaking Eureka Main Event where he finished 8th for €30,500. As Horecki says below, you'd take it at the beginning of the event but being that close and missing out is always a little tough. Still, it does mean that he's freerolling a whole lot of ac...more

by Rick Dacey on December 13, 2013 6:48 AM

EPT9 Grand Final: Marcin Horecki books a micro win

Team PokerStars Pro Marcin Horecki has twice won the MicroMillions Player of the Series, which is a pretty incredible feat, but trying his hand at more variants pays out at bigger events. This might only be a €220 buy-in for a €1,552 win but it's not often the EPT holds a tournament where the cost o...more

by Rick Dacey on May 10, 2013 9:40 AM

Tales of a go-kart champion

In my opinion, one of the greatest innovations on the EPT in recent seasons has been the EPT Concierge. It's a service that helps players set up non-poker activities and excursion while they're at EPT events - things like restaurants, golfing, and other fun, local activities - often for discounted r...more

by Marcin Horecki on November 29, 2012 6:18 AM

How I become the MicroMillions Player of Series winner

I am a big fan of all the tournament series on PokerStars. WCOOP, SCOOP and TCOOP have always been big successes and I try my best to get as good results as possible. When I first heard of MicroMillions my first thought was its another great idea but I assumed that I would probably not play as man...more

by Marcin Horecki on March 29, 2012 6:22 AM

Marcin Horecki snags MicroMillions Player of Series

I can imagine the scene inside the Abacus Bunker at PokerStars HQ. A frustrated employee stands in front of Abacus Prime counting the colored balls over and over again. "This can't be right!" he exclaims. "No one will believe us!" But again and again, the numbers come out the same. There is no de...more

by Brad Willis on March 28, 2012 6:30 AM

My history with Tallinn

Back in 2000 and 2001, when I was still at my previous job as a corporate finance advisor (actually, I was just starting after graduation), I had a chance to make a valuation and privatization project of one of the biggest Estonian companies. I travelled there and back a few times and I was able to ...more

by Marcin Horecki on July 29, 2011 6:29 AM

WCOOP 2010: Giving the fish (in Finland) a miss

by Marcin Horecki The PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) is THE event for all online poker players. You will not find any bigger, better and more exciting tournament poker series anywhere else! Starting on September 5th on PokerStars and lasting for three weeks there will be 62 t...more

by Simon Young on August 24, 2010 12:59 AM

WCOOP: Horecki enjoying first Team Pro WCOOP

by Marcin Horecki Event #9 of PokerStars' 2008 WCOOP No-Limit 4-Max promised to be a fast and fierce tournament. With 1,100 players out of nearly 3300 participants departing in the first hour, those predictions came true. Actually, this proved that PokerStars players present high skill level and ar...more

by Brad Willis on September 10, 2008 11:53 AM

William Thorson, Marcin Horecki join Team PokerStars Pro

Team PokerStars Pro is welcoming two new members into the fold. Both William Thorson and Marcin Horecki are joining the Team this week. Thorson has cashed four times at the World Series, with his most notable success in the 2006 WSOP, coming in 13th place in the Main Event. He won that year $907,...more

by Brad Willis on June 25, 2008 11:44 AM