Michelle Bricknell wins the latest leg of the BetFred Ladies Poker Tour

Michelle Bricknell wins the latest leg of the BetFred Ladies Poker Tour

Wednesday, 12 August 2009

Stockport’s 36 Casino was the venue for the latest leg of the Betfred Ladies Poker Tour over the weekend. The event was well attended as usual with 71 players sitting down to compete for the first prize of £2,480.

In the end it was Michelle Bricknell who emerged victorious, outlasting a final table that included Monica Martinson, Lorraine Barrass and Shelly Potschild. In addition to the winner’s cheque Bricknell won a seat in the Grand Final where a BetFred sponsorship package worth £20,000 is up for grabs.


The final table positions and payouts were as follows:


1 Michelle Bricknell £2,480 + seat in Grand Final
2 Shelly Postchild £1,720
3 Monica Martinson £1,290
4 Lorraine Barrass ££860
5 Karen Kormoss £600
6 Paula Carr £515
7 Mona Maqbool £430
8 Sue Adams £260
9 Alison Chadwick £195


The next stop for the tour is Birmingham’s Broadway Casino on 5th September followed by a trip to Calahonda in Spain on 3rd October. The tour returns to Acton’s Western Club on 7th November with the Grand Final scheduled for 21st November.



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