Nickname: "Patrik Antonius" / "Finddagrind" / "try_hrdr_fish_Luigi66369" / "I_Knockout_U" / "Fake Love888"
Date of birth: December 13, 1980
Winnings in live tournaments: over 11 770 000$
Best result: 3 153 551$ or 24 73 000HK$ (2nd place in 2 000 000HK$ NLH at the Super High Roller Bowl China 2018 in Macau)
Patrik Antonius is a famous Finnish professional player. He familiarized with poker at the age of 12 when studying at school and then he started playing with friends and getting a good profit. Later Antonius began to visit casino in Helsinki and gradually sharpened his skills. His poker journeys began in 2002 after familiarizing with online game and winning the satellite, which gave him the opportunity to get to the WSOP Main Event. Since then, Patrick's success has been just continued.
Thus, for the first time "Finddagrind" hit into prizes in the live event in 2003. That day he took the 4th place in the PLO tournament for 220$ at St Maarten Open and earned 3 480$. The poker player did not also lag behind in online games. His success was so significant that in 2003 Patrik was recognized to be one of the top online poker players in Europe, and, moreover, he took the 1st place in the All Time Money list. Antonius became known as the real online poker shark.
2005 has also turned out to be successful for the player. Patrik earned more than a million dollars for the 2nd place at Main Event of the Five Diamond World Poker Classic for 15 000$. In the same year he won the EPT Main Event for 4 190$ (his winning was 343 365$) and earned 145 070$ by finishing third at the EPT Barcelona Main Event.
In 2008, the poker player signed a sponsorship contract with Full Tilt Poker and became a member of the prestigious team pro, which at that time included Phil Ivey, Chris Ferguson, Gus Hansen and others.
Now Patrick is a frequent guest of high roller tournaments. The player is well-known all over the world. There are million winnings in both online and in live events on his record.
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