Poker

2010 Irish Open Winner, James Mitchell, scoops top prize at this year’s GUKPT Edinburgh event!

This year’s GUKPT Edinburgh event saw young pro & Irish Open 2010 winner, James Mitchell, scooping £33,930 and the GUKPT champion’s crown after four years of attempts.
His efforts did not go without a healthy pay-packet, though. In 2008 he took third place and won £45,000 at the Luton leg and in 2010 he scooped £4,100 when he finished 9th place at the Walsall leg. His final attempt before his eventual win came just this year when he came 4th at the Blackpool leg, earning himself £16,000.

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The UK Student Poker Championship returns to Grosvenor’s Coventry Casino!

Situated at the buzzing Ricoh Arena in Coventry, this year’s UK Student Poker Championships (UKSPC) will get the action started on Wednesday 8th April.

The annual tournament runs from Wednesday 8th April – Sunday 12th April and will feature some of the best poker faces in university halls at the table.

The Grosvenor Casino Coventry will be gearing up for another record-breaking year, and even comes kitted out with a special menu tailored specific to student tastes and budgets!

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