Ismael Bojang has won the €10,300 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship of EPT Season 9 pocketing €83,000 in a tightly contested finale which, somewhat unsurprisingly, featured two Finns in the final three players. EPT Barcelona third-place finisher Joni Jouhkimainen scored another impressive result finishing runner-up to Bojang. Both players have made EPT Main Event final tables this year; Bojang scored an eighth at EPT Sanremo for €65,450 while Jouhkimainen picked up €404,050 in Spain.
Bojang’s been doing pretty well on the tour, he picked up a runner-up finish in Prague.
EPT9 Deauville, event #16
Date: 6-7 February 2013
Game: PLO Championships
Prize pool: €186,200
1. Ismael Bojang, Germany, €83,000
2. Joni Jouhkimainen, Finland, €55,200
3. Ville Mattila, Finland, €28,000
4. Imad Derwiche, Senegal, €20,000
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Rick Dacey is a staff writer for the PokerStars Blog.