UK Poker News

George Downie Lifts 888 Poker UK Open in Manchester

George Downie Lifts 888 Poker UK Open in Manchester

Home favourite George Downie picked up £3,300 after winning the Amateur Poker Association and Tour (APAT) 888 Poker United Kingdom Open in Manchester.

Fabian Quoss Lifts GUKPT Grand Final Crown

Fabian Quoss Lifts GUKPT Grand Final Crown

Germany’s Fabian Quoss lifted the Grosvenor United Kingdom Poker Tour (GUKPT) Grand Final in London after an almighty scrap for the winner’s cheque of £138,750.

London’s Fox Poker Club Bought by Genting

London’s Fox Poker Club Bought by Genting

One of Britain’s most famous poker venues, London’s Fox Poker Club, has been bought by Genting Poker for an unknown amount.

2012 UKIPT Schedule Partly Revealed

2012 UKIPT Schedule Partly Revealed

Online poker giant PokerStars have announced the details of their first four events of next year’s UK and Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT).

Andy Peters Triumphs in GUKPT Blackpool Main Event

Andy Peters Triumphs in GUKPT Blackpool Main Event

The penultimate leg of the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour was taken in style last night by Andy Peters, to claim the GUKPT Blackpool title and £72,020 first prize.

Terry Owens Leads Day 1A of GUKPT Blackpool Main Event

Terry Owens Leads Day 1A of GUKPT Blackpool Main Event

A modest entry of 96 paid the £1,070 buy-in on Day 1A of the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour Main Event in Blackpool yesterday, but the event was not short on quality.

Mariusz Srok Wins Sky Poker Tour Leg 1

Mariusz Srok Wins Sky Poker Tour Leg 1

The Sky Poker Tour kicked off in Nottingham as Mariusz Srok collected the top prize of £12,675 from the first leg at the Dusk Till Dawn Poker Club.

Julian Thew Wins GUKPT Coventry Main Event

Julian Thew Wins GUKPT Coventry Main Event

Thew won a record GUKPT Main Event in Coventry last night, to cap off an excellent week of the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour and to celebrate his birthday in style.

Joeri Zandvliet Wins UKIPT Dublin 2011

Joeri Zandvliet Wins UKIPT Dublin 2011

Joeri Zandvliet, winner of the UK and Ireland Poker Tour Main Event in Manchester in 2010, has repeated his success in the Dublin 2011 equivalent.

UKIPT Dublin – Jason Tompkins Leads Final Table

UKIPT Dublin – Jason Tompkins Leads Final Table

After an incredible weekend´s play at the PokerStars sponsored UKIPT in Dublin, Jason Tompkins leads the final table going into the climax of the Main Event.

Silver Shines on Day 1B of UKIPT Dublin

Silver Shines on Day 1B of UKIPT Dublin

Everything Max Silver did on Day 1B of the UK and Ireland Poker Tour Main Event in Dublin yesterday turned to gold, as last year´s winner commenced the defence of his UKIPT title.

Kamal and Kaltrud Lead UKIPT Dublin Day 1A

Kamal and Kaltrud Lead UKIPT Dublin Day 1A

It was a battle of the “K”s at the top of the UKIPT Dublin Leaderboard at the end of Day 1A, with PokerStars qualifier, Nik Kamal, “nikking” a slender lead over the remainder of the field at the death.