Jan “le Grand” Boubli was born November 13th in Paris, France. Boubli is a professional French poker player from Paris. Boubli was a dentist for 22 years and retired in to the full time world of World poker.
Boubli finished 2nd at the World Poker Tour (WPT) second season Grand Prix de Paris. In September 2005 Boubli went on to win the European Poker Tour (EPT) second season Barcelona Open. Boubli defeated Christer Johansson heads-up and walked away with $528,195 in winnings.
As of 2008, Boubli’s total live tournament winnings exceeded $1,200,000.
The rising professional poker star can make it seem as though he is pulling teeth of his opponents as he makes his aggressive bids and plays his hands so coolly. You can be sure that you will see more of Boubli throughout the circuit as he continues to climb his way to the top of the circuit.
Boubli with over 30 cashes and 2 first place wins is ranking pretty high up in the standings. He is frances biggest money winner over the past five years and one of only three players who ever make it to the final day in TOC both years. Boubli has won two Paris stud events in 1998 and also won the EU 1000 PLO in Paris in 2002.
Boubli has taken 2nd place in $1500 NLH Victoria Casino in Oct, 2003 and also in Euro 10,000 World Poker Tour event in Paris in July, 2003.
Boubli had shown the poker world circuit that he was a professional and strong player long before he retired from pulling teeth. Boubli has continued to cash in at the tables and proved him self to be a worthy opponent for anyone on the circuit. Expect to see more of him and more of him walking away a winner.