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UKIPT Final Updates

Posted by David Cowell on July 21, 2010 at 11:56 BST

Thirteen players have battled their way through to the final day of the Pokerstars UK and Ireland poker tour in Manchester this week, a total of 518 players took part in the Main Event which has a reasonable buy-in of £500 + £50.

The might of pokerstars and the opportunity for players to qualify online for $1 has meant some record numbers have been witnessed, big names were out in force and the quality of the field has been described but 1 UK poker professional as “varied” 🙂

The overall winner is set to scoop £63,200 windfall and the coveted title.

Final day chip counts are as follows.
Player     Country     Status     Chip Count
Jack Ellwood     UK         1282000
Joeri Zandvliet     Netherlands         939000
Dean Lyall     UK     PokerStars Player     897000
Christopher Brammer     UK         812000
Michael Hill     United Kingdom         664000
Julian Hasse     Germany     PokerStars Qualifier     664000
Ryan Lavery     UK         525000
Jeffry van Norel             346000
Marius Lietuvnikas     Lithuania         328000
Gurdev Mullen     UK         250000
Tim Brown     UK         220000
Richard Kellett     UK         218000
Dan Owston     UK         214000

The next leg of the UKIPT takes place in Coventry in April, you can qualify online right now at the Worlds largest Poker Site. Don’t miss your chance as this event is likely to sell out well in advance – Visit PokerStars now!