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Nick Abou Risk Wins UKIPT Edinburgh

Posted by David Cowell on August 23, 2010 at 12:36 BST

ukipt Edinburgh winnerNick Abou Risk has won the UKIPT Edinburgh scooping £50,000 and a £5000 seat to the UKIPT Grand Final (EPT London) and did it with some style!!

Nick who qualified online was chip leader after completion of his start day 1b, and continued to accumulate chips most notably from Liv Boeree on 2 monster hands which gave him more confidence, as he made his way to the final table and ultimately to pick up the UKIPT Edinburgh Title.

In total 401 players took part and made up yet another exceptional field for the UK’s newest poker tour, the tour now heads to Ireland for the UKIPT Dublin in September and you can win your seat just like Nick and many other other big cash winners.

1. Nick Abou Risk, Canada, PokerStars qualifier, £50,000
2. Mantas Puidokas, Lithuania, £27,700
3. Luke Marsh, UK, £17,600
4. Joeri Zandvliet, Netherlands, PokerStars qualifier, £13,100
5. Richard Chadwick, UK, £10,300
6. Max Silver, UK, £8,200
7. Suzanne Pyefinch, UK, PokerStars qualifier, £6,300
8. Mary Martin, UK, £4,800
9. Owen Robinson, Ireland, £3,400
10. Steve Lovett, UK, £2,600
11. Jake Cody, UK, £2,200

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