Tag Archives: Grosvenor UK Poker Tour
- Charlie Carrel Wins the GUKPT Grand Final
December 2, 2014
Charlie Carrel has taken the £108,625 first prize at the Grosvenor United Kingdom & Ireland Poker Tour (GUKPT) after defeating the GUKPT Reading champion, Paul Vas Nunes, in heads-up action. When Charlie ‘Epiphany77’ Carrel told me he was considering a trip to South Africa to take in a safari, I...
- Kevin Allen is the GUKPT Grand Final Champion
November 25, 2013
Kevin Allen makes sure the Grosvenor United Kingdom Poker Tour (GUKPT) Grand Final trophy stays on British soil, after an incredibly gritty performance saw him defeat the South African Rudolf Fourie in heads up action in London. Kevin Allen has taken one of the most coveted prizes on the UK...
- Weekly Poll Results – Favorite Tournament Organizer – Question of the day
June 15, 2012
Worldwide poker tournaments are big business. The World Series of Poker (WSOP®) draws thousands of players every year with events regularly posted huge prize pools with players looking for the ultimate – a WSOP bracelet. Come every May/June/July the world of poker cast its gaze towards Vegas for the annual...
- Hastings, Conrad earn WPT wins; Chattha takes GUKPT Luton; Karr wins Parx
August 24, 2011
Brian Hastings has taken the World Poker Tour Regional Summer Splash title at the Hard Rock Seminole casino in Hollywood, Florida. It’s the first live tournament trophy for the Pot Limit Omaha online star, who outlasted 390 opponents to earn just shy of $214k. Griffin Malatino finished second, earning $117k,...
- EPT Barcelona Day 2 in the books, GUKPT finale set to kick off
November 25, 2010
This year’s EPT Barcelona saw a huge increase in the number of entrants – 758 v. 2009’s 468 – but that number has been systematically whittled down to just 112 following Day 2 action on Wednesday. The last man eliminated was Koen de Visscher, who earns (pardon the pun) the...
- Londoner clinches second GUKPT title
January 25, 2010
Priyan de Mel has become the first back-to-back winner of the GUKPT main event, after beating a field of 146 fellow poker players in Bolton last night. The north-west is clearly a happy stomping ground for De Mel, who was victorious in Blackpool's £1,000 main event in November, and came...