Denes Kalo

From: Hungary

Born: 1978

Represented: 2007 - 2009

Denes Kalo is a professional poker player from Hungary where he is ranked in the top. His most notable finishes are his second places in the EPT Baden and EPT Monte Carlo and European Poker Masters - all in the same season (2008).

He has established a strong presence in the European poker arena. That he has been consistent in his performance is well evident from his final-table finishes in most of the tournaments that he has played in.

His first major tournament was the Austrian Classics/European Poker Masters (EPM) Event held at the Concord Card Casino. Denes Kalo competed in the No-Limit Hold’em event against 106 other entrants and finished as the runner-up on October 3, 2006. This impressive performance at the final table earned him 50,440 EURO from a prize pool of 321,000 EURO.

Denes Kalo had his first six-digit cash-in at the Baden Poker Festival 2007/European Poker Tour (EPT) Event - Season 4, which was held at the Casinos Austria Baden. In the 8,000 EURO No-Limit Hold’em event, which had an enormous prize pool of 2,256,000 EURO and 281 entries, Denes Kalo played well enough to finish second and walked away with a whopping 375,000 EURO on October 10, 2007.

However, the biggest success of his career, till date, came on April 17, the following year, in the EPT Monte Carlo Grand Final held at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort. In the EPT No-Limit Hold’em event, the stage was set for 842 entries who contributed to a prize pool of 8,420,000 EURO, and Denes Kalo played. He went on to finish second in the race for the title and bagged a mind-blowing 1,179,000 EURO for his fine performance at the table.

Denes Tamas Kalo's Results

Data provided live by The Hendon Mob Poker Player Database.

Descending order Date Country Place Prize
04-Mar-2009 Hungary UO  € 1,500 + 150 Main Event - No Limit Hold'em
Unibet Open Budapest, Budapest
5th € 25,920 $ 32,660
05-Jan-2009 Bahamas EPT PCA  $ 9,700 + 300 No Limit Hold'em - Main Event
PCA - 2009, Paradise Island
92nd $ 17,500
12-Apr-2008 Monaco EPT  € 10,000 + 600 No Limit Hold'em - EPT Grand Final
EPT - 4 - Grand Final, Monte Carlo
2nd € 1,179,000 $ 1,865,595
07-Oct-2007 Austria EPT  € 7,600 + 400 No Limit Hold'em - EPT Main Event
EPT - 4 - Baden, Baden
2nd € 375,000 $ 529,856
03-Oct-2006 Austria EPM  € 3,000 + 150 European Poker Masters - No Limit Hold'em
Austrian Classics 2006, Vienna Simmering
2nd € 50,440 $ 64,169