With France gearing up for the regulation and legalisation of online gambling later this year, the natives would have been hoping for one of their own to win the inaugural PokerStars French Poker Series at Beaulieu-sur-Mer. But home hopes were dashed as Philippe Zunino was wrestled into second place by a man named Nacho. Argentine poker player Jose ‘Nacho’ Barbero to be precise, who powerslammed a field of 149 at the Casino de Beaulieu to take down €40,123, and can now afford to cook more than just Tortilla chips to feed his starving orphans. Read more.
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