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JOINT STATEMENT – TEAM SINGAPORE DISQUALIFICATION

17th June 2020 – The IFMP and Singapore Poker Federation have both undertaken detailed reviews of the 2020 Nations Cup World Championships and the decision taken to disqualify Singapore from the final sessions. The decision was taken mainly due to a technical breach by the team captain’s non-compliance with the event’s Webex rules and regulations. […]

Nations Cup World Championship Roundup

The weekend of 30th and 31st May 2020 was a monumental occasion that saw IFMP conduct its flagship event in a virtual manner, responding to the global pandemic we all currently find ourselves in. 12 nations geared up for this world championship event, in a unique format since everyone was playing from the safety and […]

Team Singapore Disqualification

This year’s IFMP Nations Cup World Championships of Match Poker was contested in most extraordinary circumstances, given the inability for all teams, players, analysts and officiators to convene at the same physical location. It was therefore understood that the integrity and sporting aspects of Match Poker could only be upheld by a total commitment from […]

IFMP NATIONS CUP GOES AHEAD LIVE WITH VIRTUAL HOST

The International Federation of Match Poker’s (IFMP) Nations Cup Final is to go ahead despite Covid-19, with the showpiece competition to be hosted virtually. The decision was taken by IFMP to protect players at a time when most participating nations are still facing coronavirus lockdowns. The Nations Cup will take place on Saturday May 30th […]