PKR Heads Up Grand Slam debuts on Sky Sports 2 tonight

PKR Heads Up Grand Slam debuts on Sky Sports 2 tonight

Tuesday, 5 January 2010

With all the bad weather around at the moment what could be better than curling up in front of the fire and watching some decent telly? Sky Sports is keeping up the quality TV side of the bargain by showing the first episode of its coverage of the PKR Heads Up Grand Slam tonight.

The invitation-only event features 32 of the biggest names in poker including JC Tran, Roland de Wolfe, Antonio Esfandiari, Dave “Devilfish” Ulliott, Neil Channing, Juha Helppi, Tony G, Peter Eastgate, Vicky Coren, PKR Team Pros James ‘james666’ Sudworth and Vladimir ‘beyne’ Geshkenbein, alongside a few lucky qualifiers.

Tonight’s opening episode features some juicy first round matches including Luke ‘Full Flush’ Schwartz vs. WCOOP champion Yevgeniy Timoshenko, Tom “Durrrr” Dwan vs. WSOP heads-up runner-up John Duthie, WSOPE champ Annette Obrestad vs. Ian Frazer, Sammy ‘any two’ George vs. EPT Dortmund winner Sandra Naujoks and Lex Veldhuis vs. Poker Pack veteran Nam Le.

The action gets under way at 10pm on Sky Sports 2 and will be repeated tomorrow morning at 9am, also on Sky Sports 2.

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