As a poker player Marcel Luske has had a remarkable career with tournament cashes all over the world.
He turned pro twenty years ago and within two years became the #1 ranked player in Europe and showed up as a World known Poker Ambassador in many charity events.

He was named Poker Player of the Year in both 2002, and 2004 and in the same year attained worldwide fame by finishing tenth in the WSOP Main Event and second in the $5k Seven Card Stud Event.

His success continued throughout 2005 and 2006 as he earned coveted championship bracelets at Bellagio’s Five Star World Poker Classic.

In 2007, Marcel became involved in the founding of The Federation International De Poker Association ( ) nowadays named the International Poker Rules.

In 2008, he made two WSOP final tables in Omaha Hi-Lo events.

The same year, he received a “Life Time Achievement Award” at the European Poker Awards at the Aviation Club in Paris.

Together with Noah Boeken Marcel created the Poker Championships of Holland on Dutch television. Pokerkings of holland and more Pokershows.

Marcel joined Team PokerStars Pro officially beginning in 2009.

In his attempt to transform poker into a globally accepted mind game, he has created The International Poker Rules which are currently being used in hundreds of casino’s worldwide including The Bellagio & Mizrachi Poker Academy in the US.

Marcel Has big ambitions that often lead him exceed being more than just a pokerplayer.

Besides trying to increase important standards within the current poker community,by writing the Int.Poker rules with Fidpa, he also support & advizes.

Through following more closely the mainstreaming live action on his ML site it opens possibilities to direct Q&A. While he’s playing.

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In 2016 he became an ambassador of the Open Dutch Poker Championship (Open Nederlands Kampioenschap Poker) and started his Facebook community: Flying Dutchman Community with more then 4.000 members already.

Expect to hear and see more of Marcel ‘The Flying Dutchman‘ Luske in the near future as a new decade has started for him;)

Picture gallery

These Poker images will give you a good chance to experience the poker-world through Marcel Luske’s own ‘eyes’.

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Music Album

Marcel has created this album with some easy listening music that could cheer up and calm down any poker player.

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Clips & Videos

This online video collection includes memorable hands during the WSOP, interviews and useful poker tips.

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