Filippo Candio was born in Cagliari and raised in Italy. His father was very much educated and successful in his career and he wanted his son to follow the same path to become a lawyer. Filippo Candio was completely focused on education and decided to take admission in law schools. But eventually he started playing poker in between and his life course was changed completely.
At the age of 21, he started playing poker regularly. Soon he became skilled player and start earning huge amount at live tournaments. He started visiting local casinos and his most of the earning was coming through cash games. At the age of 24, he decided to become a full time poker player to stable his bankroll.
He was playing incredibly well but still he was waiting for his first victory. Finally, it was 2009 when he was declared as an ultimate poker champion at Italian San Remo championship. He started following most popular poker profiles to become more successful in poker industry. Till now, he was known as Italian poker player only. But he wanted to get popular as a World champion all around. After playing few ash games, his next target was to win a gold bracelet. For this purpose, he traveled to Las Vegas to attend WSOP NLHE main event.
After becoming successful, he started getting media attention for interviews. This was the period when he was not able to stop his smile. Today, he is skilled and blessed player winning consistently at major poker events. He wanted to explore his skills to come at the top. For this purpose, he is studying continuously and also following interviews of most legend poker players. We are looking for a deep run from this wonderful player in near future also. According to Filippo Candio, poker is a great thing and he wanted to promote it in Italy.