Friday, 15 July 2011
A massive £100,000 guaranteed prize pool is up for grabs at Coventry's Ricoh Arena next month, all for the princely sum of £100+£20.
The GUKPT Goliath tournament takes place from 24th to 28th August 2011 with organisers hoping to break the European record of over 1,500 runners. The David who conquers this Goliath will pocket a first prize of at least £25,000. It's not just poker players who stand to gain either as 25% of the registration fee will go to Marie Curie Cancer Care, who are a charity partner to both the Coventry City Football Club and Grosvenor Casinos. Stacks start at 25,000 with an initial 40-minute clock which will extend to an hour on the closing day. There should be plenty of play on that final day with a minimum average starting stack of 30 big blinds. The Goliath is a re-entry event so anyone who busts out on one day can try again on another.The full tournament schedule is as follows:Day 1A - Weds 24th Aug Day 1B - Thurs 25th Aug Day 1C - Friday 26th Aug Day 2 - Sat 27th Aug Final Day - Sun 28th Aug A series of side events are also scheduled, as is a team event with details set to be announced in the near future. Railbirds will be able to follow all the action courtesy of a live stream on the GUKPT and Hendon Mob websites.The Goliath is shaping up to be one of the highlights of the summer UK tournament calendar and certainly gives being sent to Coventry a whole new meaning. We can't wait.Keep up to date with all the news from the poker world by following us on Twitter and Facebook.
The Winter Poker Championship Seefeld 2017 is set to run from February 16 to February 26 and online poker players are being offered the chance to win a prize package into the Austrian tournament series’ main event for as little as $3.30.
Christmas is just around the corner and Juicy Stakes and Intertops Poker are getting into the holiday spirit by offering online poker players the chance to double one re-load deposit up to $100.
Juicy Stakes has announced the launch of a series of daily freeroll online poker tournaments that will award players with spots into special weekly games featuring prize pools of up to $300.
Four online poker players that won prize packages into the $2,400 main event of the PPC Aruba World Championship 2016 courtesy of Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes are on their way to the Caribbean this weekend and will be joined by vlogger ‘TheTrooper97’.
Juicy Stakes and Intertops Poker.
Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes.
Win $300 prize pool tournament seats.
Poker’s unassuming killer steps back into the limelight.
Meet one of UK poker's rising stars.
We talk to WSOP bracelet winner.
By Paul Oresteen.
Just keep smiling...
By Adam Slutsky
Pushing the envelope for a new poker generation.
Jeff KImber on fish.
So says Dara O'Kearney.
Dara O'Kearney looks at game thoery.
Dara O'K on bounty tournaments.
Rob Yong calls for competition.
A critical eye on the poker world.
Nick Wealthall on unconscious decision making.
Structure changes don't suit recreationals.
Features | Strategy | Interviews | Reviews | News | Profiles | Pages | British Poker Awards
© 2015 BluffEurope.com