Philip Porter wins Palm Beach Big Game

Philip Porter wins Palm Beach Big Game

Tuesday, 3 January 2012

Philip Porter has got his 2012 off to a flying start after winning the opening Palm Beach Big Game of 2012. Porter bagged a first prize of £13,525 after outlasting a top class 68-runner field that featured the likes of James Akenhead, Praz Bansi, Sam Trickett, James Dempsey, David Vamplew, Chris Moorman, Hendon Mobsters Ross Boatman and Joe Beevers and newly patchless John Duthie.

Porter worked his way through a final table that included Andrew Teng, Ian Woodley and World Heads Up Champ Nik Persaud before defeating Ariel Adda heads up.

The final table positions and payouts were as follows:

1st Philip Porter £13525
2nd Ariel Adda £12345
3rd Iwan Jones £12060
4th Nik Persaud £10955
5th Ian Woodley £9595
6th James Sullivan £3400
7th Andrew Teng £2720
8th B Maker £2040
9th Nathan Lee £1360

The next £1,000+£80 Palm Beach Big Game takes place at the London venue on Monday 6th February 2012 at 7pm. Qualify online with Genting Poker.

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