Author Archives: Eric Danis

Head of Poker Content, Global Poker Index

Team Italy taking shape as Top 3 confirmed

The Top 3 players in Italy are in! Dario Sammartino (GPI#13), Mustapha Kanit (GPI#37) and Andrea Dato (GPI#54) will all be wearing Italian colors in Malta this March trying to win the inaugural Global Poker Masters for their homeland.   The trio has


French National invitees confirmed

Team France is the first country to confirm its first four participants for this year’s Global Poker Masters.   The team will be led by rising star Erwann Pecheux (GPI#58), who sits atop the French National rankings and won the National PoY title i


Team Ukraine to take on role of underdog

It’s only natural to think of Team Ukraine, the last country to qualify for the Global Poker Masters, as the underdogs heading into March, however, with the likes of poker superstar Eugene Katchalov (GPI#48) and EPT Champion Oleksii Khoroshenin (GPI#253