Name: JP Stivala
Location: Rabat, Malta, Europe
Date of Birth: 20th April 1975
JP grew up watching his family play micro stakes poker during the festive season and public holidays. Occasionally he would sit down for a game or two under adult supervision. During high school he would spend lunch break playing draw poker with friends, enjoying the social aspect of the game more than anything else.
Later on, JP noticed the launch of the first online Poker room and decided to give it a try, he made his first deposit, a move that lead to new career heights. Nowadays he works on the marketing and production team at well known online poker site.
" Lately, when something happens in my world, it's usually about Poker. YES! Fools to the left of me, jokers to the right, here I am stuck in the middle with you!"
- Finished first or at the final table in a few online multi table tournaments.
- Regular winner with SnG.
- 1st place at EUR 30 Texas Hold'em event at the Dragonnara Casino, Malta.
- JP can also play several poker variants including, draw, stud, Omaha and cash games.
Style of play
JP is able to switch tactics based on the game in mention, his opponents, prize pool and game environment.
JP Stivala plays $1/$2 Omaha cash games on iPoker under the handle ‘XEOflex’