https://matchpokerfed.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/nc-2019-2.jpg 630 1500 admin https://matchpokerfed.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/ifmp-logo.png admin2020-04-16 14:00:162020-04-16 14:16:20IFMP 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 […]
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IFMP have unfortunately recently received the letter shown below, from our Peruvian Federation which confirms that Lima, Peru will not be able to host our Nations Cup as originally planned and agreed. The country is still having political problems and that until a new National Sports Authority has been formalised they cannot proceed with the […]
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February 4th 2020 saw the IFMP Board unanimously vote in favour of membership applications received from Malta and Switzerland to become the latest additions to the Match Poker family. Malta: Malta Sport For All – MSFA is a multi sport federation divided in different divisions. Each division is technically independent and coordinates the different […]
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2019 has been a breakthrough year for Match Poker! It began with a slightly delayed 2018 Nations Cup held in Dublin, Ireland at the beautiful Boyne Hill House as the home nation were looking to defend their World Championship after being victorious at the 2017 Nations Cup in Oxford. Debutants Ukraine arrived with a large […]
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Asian Nations Cup Round Up The 2019 Asian Nations Cup was hosted in Taoyuan city, Taiwan and saw 9 highly skilled Asian nations participating, namely Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia, Singapore, Israel, India, Japan, Philippines and Korea! The previous Asian Championships were held in Sanya, China in 2013 and it was great to see some familiar […]
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IFMP President Patrick Nally and Chief Communication Officer Varun Goenka just concluded a very positive visit to the Olympic capital, Lausanne. It kicked off with the 3rd edition of the International Forum for Sports Integrity (IFSI) which took place at the very new and impressive Olympic House, hosted by the IOC and addressed a common […]
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Team Israel, represented by the Israeli Poker Union, is as follows: Stas Tishkevich – 33 years old lives in Hod Hasharon. Team Coach/player. He Is the chairman of the Israeli Poker Union and founder of the Israeli poker academy. Cfir Ariel – 43 years old lives in Rosh Ha’ain. Discovered Texas holdem in 1999 and […]
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Team Hong Kong, being represented by the Match Poker Hong Kong Sports Federation (Operated by Hong Kong Game Club, HKGC), to participate the 2019 Asian Nations Cup in Taoyuan city, Taiwan will be comprised of: Ricky Wai Ki Cheung – also known as the God Father of Poker in HK by TV media. Ricky is […]
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Wei Cheng Yin, Coach – Wei Cheng Yin is known as Bonsai. Professional Poker player for 3 years. Co-founded the Taiwanese coaching group “Taiwan Rounders” along with teammates Jack and Bubuii. Tzu Chieh Lo, Coach – Tzu Chieh Lo known as “Bubuii” has been playing poker for 10 years and is regarded as one of the […]