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GUKPT Cardiff

Vaidas Sirionas captures his first GUKPT Title in Cardiff!

Grosvenor Casinos’ GUKPT tour made a triumphant return to the Welsh capital last week after a four year break. 177 players entered the £550 buy-in Main Event including many local players and a strong team of qualifiers from the Grosvenor G Casino in Cardiff. July is always an extremely busy time on the poker calendar, often meaning great value for players in the form of overlay. Grosvenor Casinos guarantee the prizepool in each GUKPT main event, regardless of the time of year, and as such all Main Event players in Cardiff enjoyed £11,500 of added value.

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WSOP Vegas Part 2 – You get plenty of clowns in Vegas

The great thing about Vegas is there’s always another tournament, always more action, always a way out of the hole, any time, day or night.

In fact the very fact that Vegas is the Internet poker of the live game, with another game always about to start, can catch out some Vegas virgins, and prove a great danger.

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GUKPT Cardiff – Cardiff is the new Vegas… sort of

What’s the first thing you do when you fly home from five weeks in Vegas playing poker every day?

Get up and find another tournament!

After sleeping most of the return flight I felt ready to get back on the bike, and jumped on a train to Cardiff to play the GUKPT.

People thought I was mad, but I love the GUKPT, and love Cardiff as a city, so couldn’t resist the chance to go see some old friends and get into the tournament.

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