Défiez le Champion du Monde - World Champion Challenge

Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier is a French poker legend. This week, the famous Team PokerStars Pro distinguished himself yet again, by winning $331,639, the gold bracelet and the 2011 World Championship title at Event #21 in Las Vegas!

This victory also means that ElkY is now the fourth player to win the "Triple Crown" after his WPT and PCA victories. In total, the French phenomenom has acumulated more than $8,000,000 in live tournaments!

Do you want to know the secrets of ElkY's success?

To celebrate his new title, invites you to play the Défiez le Champion du Monde freeroll. This Stud poker tournament takes place on Saturday, June 18 at 17:00 CET.

The winner can invite two of his friends to spend an unforgettable day out with ElkY with the chance to challenge him live in Paris!

After a meal with ElkY, which will be an opportunity to discuss poker strategy with the man himself, it will then be time to challenge him at the table. We have many other surprises in store for this special day as well, and the date will be announced shortly.

How to play

The Défiez le Champion du Monde Stud poker tournament runs on Saturday, June 18 at 17:00 CET. Register for free from noon! Open the lobby and click 'Tourney' and 'Freeroll'.

The winner of this freeroll can choose two people to accompany him.

Each entrant will receive €100 to cover travel expenses to Paris and must have a validated player account on