Monthly Archives: August 2016

Bigger is Better at the Goliath

The Goliath is quickly becoming my favourite event held in the UK….mind I’m not alone, as over 5200 people joined me in making it the biggest live tournament ever held outside Las Vegas!

Talking of Vegas, this was my first time playing since seven weeks in Sin City, and I wouldn’t change it for the world.

Goliath is what every poker tournament should be – a huge range of people from all walks of life coming together to play a game in a fun environment, and all of it superbly organised by the Grosvenor Poker team and their excellent dealers.

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Rollercoaster Ride in the WSOP Main Event

So after six long weeks in Vegas, it was time for the Main Event.

I was determined not to be one of those zombies you see walking the halls of the Rio, absolutely pokered out, like they couldn’t face another hand, I wanted to be fresh, and to be fair I felt good going into the biggest tournament of the year.
I’d won my seat on the all new Grosvenor Poker online. I’d actually won my seat in the final with just player points, and then won the one seat to the Main with 18 runners.
Some people questioned whether the Grosvenor sponsored pro should be playing the satellite, but I’m like everyone else, I want to play the Main Event and this was a great feeder to play!

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