Richard Horton wins GUKPT Blackpool Main Event


The penultimate stage of the 2021 Grosvenor UK Poker Tour (GUKPT) saw 533 players take part in the £ 1,100 buy-in GUKPT Blackpool Main Event. These participants created a prize pool of £ 586,300, and Richard horton outlived them all.

Horton’s victory came with an impressive salary of £ 94,150. It could have been a bigger prize, but Horton struck a deal when the tournament was at four. The deal left an additional £ 14,150 for the future champion, which Horton got after defeating the poker faithful. Paul jackson heads up.

GUKPT Blackpool 2021 Main Event Final Table Results

Place Player Price
1 Richard horton £ 94,150 *
2 Paul jackson £ 80,000 *
3 Ron Musson £ 80,000 *
4 Jamie O’Connor £ 87,000 *
5 Anthony Miles £ 24,130
6 William henderson £ 16,950
7 Gar Chu £ 13,500
8 Phil Clarke £ 10,630
9 Chris Johnson £ 9,190

* reflects a four-handed chord

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Many GUKPT regulars made their way into the top 54 spots where the prize pool was distributed. Recent GUKPT Luton Champion David Docherty cashed in 48th place for $ 2,590. Michael kane (47th – £ 2,590), Team Grosvenor Jamie Nixon (36th – £ 2,930), Euan mcNicholas (31st – £ 3,160), Tom hall (27th – £ 3,450), Waheed “Wadey” Achraf (25th – £ 3,450), James clarke (23rd – £ 3,730), and Rick trigg (21st – £ 2,730) were among those to cash in the Main Event.

All but one of the nine finalists went home with a safe five-figure score. Chris JohnsonNinth place came with a payout of £ 9,190. Phil Clarke (£ 10,630), Gar Chu (£ 13,500), and William henderson (£ 16,950) joined Johnson on the sidelines.

Fifth place and £ 24,130 went to Anthony Miles. His exit prompted the final four runners to cut salary jumps with a deal. Three of the last four agreed to take £ 80,000 with Jamie O’Connor foreclosure of £ 87,000; the deal left £ 14,150 for the future champion.

O’Connor was next to come out, narrowly missing out on the two-time GUKPT Main Event title.

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Ron Musson more than doubled his lifetime earnings when he collapsed in third place. Musson finished third in that same tournament in 2010 and took home £ 29,500 which was his biggest prize until that impressive score.

The heads-up pitted Horton against Jackson, and Horton got the job done. The final hand took place in the early hours of Monday morning and saw Jackson open to 500,000 with {5-Hearts}{3-Hearts}. Horton looked down at[Ac[Ac[Ac[Ac{2-Hearts} and called. The flop fell {a-Spades}{a-Hearts}{k-Diamonds}, Jackson bet 200,000 and Horton immediately called after initially checking. The {6-Hearts} his turn gave Jackson outs for a flush. Horton checked and Jackson bet 475,000, which Horton called. The {q-Spades} finished the table, and Horton checked for the third time. Jackson tore his 2,200,000 stack from the 2,400,000 pot and Horton called. Jackson’s triple barrel bluff in the Trip Ace saw him come out in second place, and Horton became the GUKPT Blackpool Champion.

GUKPT Grand Final Main Event will take place from December 2-5

The GUKPT Grand Final raises the curtain on a hugely successful GUKPT 2021 season. it takes place at the Victoria Casino in London between November 18 and December 5, and everything indicates that its Main Event is massive. Check out the full and lively schedule below.

Dated Time Tournament Join
Thu 18 Nov 12h00 GUKPT Main Event Day 1A £ 1,250
9:00 p.m. Cash Out Satellite – 5x £ 1,250 Gtd seats £ 130
Fri 19 Nov 12h00 GUKPT Main Event Day 1B £ 1,250
9:00 p.m. GUKPT Main Event Day 1C Turbo £ 1,250
Sat 20 Nov 12h00 GUKPT Main Event Day 2
4:00 p.m. Side event £ 320
20:00 Mini Main Event Online £ 370
9:00 p.m. Main withdrawal satellite Midi £ 66
Sun 21 Nov 12h00 GUKPT Main Event Day 3
15:00 GUKPT Mini Main Event Day 1A £ 370
Mon 22 Nov 15:00 GUKPT Mini Main Event Day 1B £ 370
9:00 p.m. Grand Final Cash Out Satellite £ 215
Tue 23 Nov 12h00 GUKPT Mini Main Day 1C Turbo £ 400
4:30 p.m. Mini Main Event Day 2
Wed Nov 24 5:00 p.m. Mini Main Event Day 3
6:00 p.m. Omaha 4/5/6 £ 250
9:00 p.m. Grand Final Cash Out Satellite £ 215
Thu 25 Nov 12h00 GUKPT Midi Main Event Day 1A £ 560
9:00 p.m. Satellite High Roller £ 285
Fri 26 Nov 12h00 GUKPT Midi Main Event Day 1B £ 560
Sat 27 Nov 1:00 p.m. National Poker League playoff
9:00 p.m. GUKPT Midi Main Event Day 1C Turbo £ 560
Sun 28 Nov GUKPT Midi Main Event Day 2
4:00 p.m. GUKPT one day £ 500
9:00 p.m. Grand Final Cash Out Satellie £ 215
Mon 29 Nov 6:00 p.m. PLO 4/5/6 High Roller £ 1,100
9:00 p.m. Satellite High Roller £ 285
Tue 30 Nov 12h00 Satellite High Roller £ 285
2:00 p.m. Grand Final High Roller £ 2,700
6:00 p.m. Elders £ 250
Wed Dec 1 15:00 Grand Final High Roller Day 2
6:00 p.m. Premium £ 320 (£ 150 bonus)
9:00 p.m. Grand Final Cash Out Satellite £ 215
Thu 2 Dec 12h00 GUKPT Grand Final Day 1A £ 2,000
9:00 p.m. Grand Final Cash Out Satellite £ 215
Fri 3 Dec 12h00 GUKPT Grand Final Day 1B £ 2,000
9:00 p.m. GUKPT Grand Final Day 1C Turbo £ 2,000
Sat 4 Dec 12h00 GUKPT Grand Final Main Event Day 2
2:00 p.m. G400 £ 400
Sun 5 Dec 12h00 GUKPT Grand Final Day 3
2:00 p.m. Last call £ 200

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