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Pokerstars UKIPT Manchester

Posted by David Cowell on July 21, 2010 at 11:39 BST

Poker Stars UKIPT Manchester – It’s not long to wait for the great and good of the poker World to descend on Manchester for the first UKIPT tournament of 2010. This new poker festival brought to you by the World’s largest poker room is something that is highly anticipated and expected to draw a large crowd.


The 4 Day festival begins on the 11th of February and has a few side event thrown in to the mix along with the more affordable main event costing £550 to enter. Thee is a £100,000 Guaranteed prize pool for the Main Event which starts on the 11th with day 1a followed by a second starting day on the 12th, the final table is played on the 14th.

Overall it’s a good mix of games and some satellites to future UK and Ireland Tournaments, it’s all set to be a huge success and something that many players simply can’t wait to get their teeth in to.

Qualifiers are running online now at poker stars, there is a choice of $8.88 rebuy games up to $220 freezeouts both of which will get you your main event seat. The latter of the two is the best option due to the quick structure of the rebuy game, that said it’s only a £5 rebuy tournament and around 140 players will generate 6 or 7+ seats.

See the full ukipt schedule.

Thursday – 11th February
14:00     Main Event Day 1A
21:00     £100 NL 1 Day event
Friday – 12th February
14:00     Main Event Day 1B
21:00     £100 NL 1 Day event
Saturday – 13th February
14:00     Main Event Day 2
19:00     £300 NL Freezeout Day 1
Sunday – 14th February
14:00     Main Event Final Day
14:00     £200 NL Freezeout – One Day Event
15:00     £300 NL Freezeout Day 2
19:00     £100 Super Satellite to UKIPT Coventry

The UKIPT Manchester Venue is:

G Casino
Bury New Road
2 Ramsgate Street
Manchester, M8 9SG
Tel: 0161 831 6370

Can you qualify online for the UKIPT? – Visit Poker Stars to find out today!