Ivan Floch wins Pro Tour Magic 2015

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Who would have thought some Sheep could go so far?

If Pro Tour Magic 2015 taught us anything, it's that they can go all the way. Ivan Floch won the event thanks to a timely pair of Nyx-Fleece Ram in the finals, capping off an exciting Pro Tour weekend and an excellent Top 8.

Pat Cox was the darling of the swiss, using his Brave Naya deck to do work, but it was Floch's White-Blue Planar Cleansing Control that made the finals against Jackson Cunningham's Green-White Aggro deck. It was an excellent match that went the full five games, but thanks to the rams and Archangel of Thune it was Floch who managed to take it down.

Ican Floch, your Pro Tour Magic 2015 winner
Ican Floch, your Pro Tour Magic 2015 winner

It was a great event and I thought the coverage was excellent. I especially enjoyed this piece by Jake Van Lunen. The beauty lies in its simplicity, and it's something we haven't seen before but is great for the game. Really happy that this was included in the coverage.

The whole Pro Tour was great, and you can find the final recap here, as Floch took down an exciting finals to become a Pro Tour champion.

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Corbin Hosler

Corbin Hosler is a journalist living in Norman, Oklahoma (also known as the hotbed of Magic). He started playing in Shadowmoor and chased the Pro Tour dream for a few years, culminating in a Star City Games Legacy Open finals appearance in 2011 before deciding to turn to trading and speculation full-time. He writes weekly at and biweekly for LegitMTG. He also cohosts Brainstorm Brewery, the only financial podcast on the net. He can best be reached @Chosler88 on Twitter.

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3 thoughts on “Ivan Floch wins Pro Tour Magic 2015

  1. too bad magic games are too boring to watch, certainly in the top 8. Cunningham vs shizuuka was so boring!!! I didn’t watch the other games.

    They need to change that if they want to compete with other twitch streams.

    and they need to close the chat.

    1. I couldn’t disagree more. There’s so much to learn from watching players that skilled pilot these decks, even if you’re experienced with them yourself.

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