Monday, 3 February 2014
It was another busy weekend in the world of the Grosvenor 25/25 Series with big fields taking to the tables in guarantee busting events in Luton and Dundee.
Maqbool Hashid took the honours in the southern leg, pocketing a first prize of £12,130 after outrunning a 215 runner field. Hashid started heads up play with Christopher Cooper with a seven to one chip lead and it didn't take him long to seal victory, when his set of fours held against Cooper's flush draw. Luton Final Table Payouts: 1. Maqbool Hashid £12,0302. Christopher Cooper £8,1803. David Lloyd £5,2604. Stephen Okeeffe £3,1205. Antony Herdman £2,3606. Rahim Tadsjaadat £1,9407. Alan Gray £1,5108. Adam Neal £11809. Daniel Samson £860 Marc Leishman was the winner North of the border, turning his £200 buy-in into £12,000 after an epic 16-hour final day in Dundee. The clock was approaching 4am when Leishman finally sealed the deal. He took a crucial lead when his A7 held on to beat Chico Lamont's KJ and claimed the title moments later when his J-10 was good enough against Lamont's 4-2. Dundee Final Table Payouts:1. Marc Leishman £12,0002. Chico Lamont £10,0003. Mohammad Rauf £7,3004. Hamid Motaghian £3,6505. John Angus £2,7506. Bruno Bressan £2,2007. Conor Ogg £1,7508. Barry Mcqueen £1,4009. Christopher Thomson £1,000 Images courtesy of AWorldOfPoker.com and ScottishPoker.net.
Juicy Stakes and Intertops Poker will hold their special May Day online poker tournament with a guaranteed $2,000 in the prize pool on May 1 and players are being offered the chance to qualify from Monday to April 30 via a series of satellites.
The Easter holidays are now upon us and Juicy Stakes and Intertops Poker are celebrating by holding a pair of special online poker tournaments.
Juicy Stakes and Intertops Poker will be launching their three-stage Vegas Milli Maker tournament series from tomorrow offering players the chance to win a prize package to compete in the upcoming Millionaire Maker event at the 48th annual edition of the World Series Of Poker (WSOP) in Las Vegas.
Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes are about to kick off three-stage online satellite tournament series that are promising to award winners with prize packages to compete in the upcoming European Poker Championship in Velden, Austria.
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