Biscardi wins IPT Grand Final
PokerStars Qualifier Davide Biscardi won €200,000 in the early hours of Tuesday at the final table of the IPT San Remo Grand Final.
The Italian player beat a field of 418 players here at the Casino Municipale where the Italian Poker Tour generated a €810,920 prize pool.
Biscardi's heads up opponent was Philippe Clerc, from France, who took second place for €130,000.
The final action saw Clerc go all-in far behind his opponent's hand with 6♣5♥. Davide Biscardi called the all-in with A♠8♠ and his hand held on the 9♥J♠8♦4♥6♦ board.
Poland's Jakub Michalak who took home €81,200 for third place.
The Italian Poker Tour's next stop will be in Campione May 24 - 28, 2012 which is the first stop of Season 4. Oleksii Kovalchuk, a player from Ukraine, is the IPT Leader board winner for Season 3 and will be sponsored by PokerStars.it for Season 4.