GUKPT Manchester ME Starts Today

GUKPT Manchester ME Starts Today

Thursday, 12 March 2015

A guaranteed prize pool of £200,000 is expected to attract many of Britain's top grinders to Manchester this weekend for the latest GUKPT Main Event.

The first of two opening flights starts at 1pm today with a second following at the same time on Friday. The £1,000+£90 buy-in will get players a starting stack of 20,000 chips with the clock set at 60-minutes. One re-entry is allowed.

There's still a chance to qualify on the cheap via a £30 rebuy which starts at 4pm. One seat into Friday's day 1B flight is guaranteed.

Also on Thursday's docket is a £150+£15 PLO 4/5/6 event which gets under way at 6pm.

Railbirds can follow the side event final tables and all the Main Event action via the GUKPT live stream.

Rhys Jones was the cream of Manchester last year after he pipped Simon Deadman to the £42,000 first prize.

Tags: GUKPT Manchester, GUKPT, Bury New Road