Sweden's Niklas "tutten7" Åstedt, the number one ranked online poker tournament player in the world according to PocketFives, is off to a hot start.
He recently called a short-stack's all-in preflop from the big blind with . His opponent, who was holding and was temporarily ahead when he paired the flop. However, the completed the board on the turn and the river, giving Åstedt the nut-straight. After the hand, Åstedt's stack sailed above the 60,000 chip barrier with 60,252.