Preferred Game: No Limit Hold’em
Brazilian Helio Neves first discovered poker by watching televised games over 10 years ago. He began playing freerolls before moving up into higher stakes games online. Although well-known in all forms of poker, Helio is best known as a Heads-up specialist, with over 150,000 games on record. After switching entirely to Multi-Table Tournaments in 2014, Helio ascended to first place in the Brazilian tournament rankings. He has placed first in weekly tournament leader boards more than 25 times between 2005 to 2007.
Fun facts about Helio is that loves to play tennis and games such as Hearthstone.
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Helio has exceptional tournament results both online and offline. He won the 2016 TCOOP Event #1, which attracted 53,000 entrants. He reached the final table for one WCOOP and three SCOOP and has taken down many high stakes events online.
On the live circuit, Helio most notably won a World Series Super High-Roller event in 2016 for $192,000 and a Brazilian Series High-Roller title.