INTERVIEW: Francesco Candelari - Winner of WSOPC Ring Rotterdam 06 Jul

Francesco "beninonline" Candelari is an entrepreneur and poker professional. After a career in journalism and international relations, he recently started to diversify his entrepreneurial investments and activities, becoming also a poker pro.

In 2019, his first year of activity as a pro, he was able to win more than $200k in live tournaments, including a WSOPC ring in Rotterdam. He tries to apply skills he learned in his other careers to poker. In 2019, he was in the top 10 of poker players in his country, Italy.

He is a sponsored pro for Betkings poker site. You will find him streaming on Twitch channel MarinaPokerStarr along with Marina Khatskevich.