From the blackjack table to the slot machines, seasoned gamblers like to use casino lingo to make bets, talk to croupiers and, well, to look cool. And it works. For the first-timer, however, this can be an intimidating and bewildering experience.
I was lucky enough to win the £12,000 GUKPT passport in 2017 by coming top of the GCOOP leaderboard. This gave me the fantastic opportunity to play every GUKPT main event in 2018. 9 events in total.
At the time of writing this I’ve played 7, Cashed 3 including a 2nd place in Leeds for 28k. Nice 🙂
Casinos are often the dramatic backdrop to many “all or nothing” scenes in the glitzy world of cinema.
Whether it be intense stares shared over a deck of cards, or a stony poker-face that escalates the tension, casinos are natural settings for climactic, white-knuckled plots.
If you can’t quite place your favourite face-off, or are on the look-out for a great film that gets the blood pumping, then look no further.
We’ve compiled some of the best poker and casino films to have ever graced the big screen.
UCOP – The Roundup
The dust has settled, the blood has dried and the reg-wars that took place during the biggest tournament series ever held on Grosvenorpoker.com are over. I’ll be giving a brief summary of the pitfalls that befell our contenders, alongside the famous victories that were part of some seriously impressive performances.