Matt Giannetti Wins 2013 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open

by Ivey Poker / Thursday, 21 February 2013 / Published in Team Ivey

February 12, 2013, Las Vegas, NV - Matt Giannetti smashed the 2013 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open as he emerged victorious in the $3,500 No Limit Hold’em Championship Event for a whopping $323,804.

Matt entered the day with a big stack and manoeuvred his way skillfully into heads-up play vs  Lily Kiletto. The fate of his tournament all came down to a well-thought out preflop all-in. After minutes of carefully analyzing the situation, Giannetti’s preflop call with   prevailed over Kiletto’s  . Shortly after being crowned the 2013 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open Champ, Matt announced on his Twitter,

“Strong finish to a great tourney, very happy to win 2nd WPT title.”

Matt joins the unique group of players who hold two WPT titles. Several 2nd and 3rd place finishes in other major high profile tournaments extend his lifetime career winnings to over $4.5m. To read more about Team Ivey pro Matt Giannetti, head over to his bio.