Name: Erik Leander
Location: Tranemo, Sweden
Played Magic since: 1996
Best accomplishments: This tournament
Q: What made you decide to come to Grand Prix Helsinki?
A: Haven't really decided yet.
Q: What were your expectations going into this tournament, and why?
A: To have fun and meet friends.
Q: Briefly describe your tournament play-wise so far, both day one and day two.
A: Quite a few mistakes, but lots of topdecking both days.
Q: What do you think about the formats used in this tournament, and what was your strategy?
A: It was fun, but I'd be lying if I claimed to have a strategy. Last night I tried Rochester Draft with Invasion for the first time.
Q: What do you think is the main reason for you making top 8 in this tournament, and why?
A: Lots of luck.
Q: What does this top 8 performance mean to you?
A: It's certainly my best result ever, and it means I'm going to LA.
Q: What are your predictions for the top 8?
A: I think I'll be very nervous.