Bertrand Grospellier is a professional poker player from the European country of France and he has also been a former gamer in the professional gaming world. Nicknamed Elky, he is one of the most well decorated poker players to ever hail from France having won a World Series of Poker bracelet as well as a title on the World Poker Tour in addition to his title in the European Poker Tour. He is a professional on Team Poker Stars as well. His current residence has been listed to be in London, England in the World Series of Poker website but it is a well documented fact that he is somewhat of a reclusive figure, very rarely being seen in public except during live tournament scenarios and this has added to the mystique of his character which was already mystical to many considering the fact that he hails from the land of love and romance, Paris, France.
Bertrand Grospellier was one of the top most gamers in the world during his time, having won numerous gaming events all over the world. He was ranked as one of the top most Star Craft players at one point of time and to add to his list of accomplishments, he was also second in the World Cyber Games in the 2001 event. His career continued in South Korea, where he relocated to prolong his gaming career but after a while, when he felt that he had achieved almost all that he could from the world of cyber games, he decided to give his second love, gambling and poker a try. That was just a couple of years back and in this very short time, he has managed to carve out a place for himself in the world of professional poker. Having been a member of Team Poker Stars, Bertrand Grospellier became the first man in history to have reached the status of Supernova as well as Supernova Elite on Poker Stars when he earned 100,000 points in just a matter of two weeks and 1,000,000 points in around 4 and a half months respectively.
Apart from his titles in the three Tours of Poker, he has had 11 money finishes in the World Series of Poker, 3 in the World Poker Tour and 11 in the European Poker Tour. Bertrand Grospellier is an amazing poker player and apart he is one the verge of reaching supernova in the world of poker too.