Harry Metcalfe Wins Newcastle Leg Of Sky Poker Tour
Harry "Hazzer" Metcalfe won the second leg of the 2011-12 Sky Poker Tour held this past weekend at the Aspers Casino in Newcastle. Harry, from Bury in Lancashire, beat 180 others to the title and the first prize of over £4,500. Metcalfe beat local player Daniel Trett Heads Up, despite starting the final stages of the tournament with an eight-to-one chip disadvantage. Sky Poker regular Graham "Eyeman" Phipps finished third.
The event represented the largest ever field for a one day Sky Poker Tour Event, with the majority of the field qualifying online for £2.40 upwards.
The tour now moves on to the third leg to be held at the G Casino in Luton on 29th-30th January 2012. Check out the www.skypoker.com lobby for details of how to qualify for this two day event, to be played with a deepstack structure.
Sky Poker Tour Newcastle Final Table Results
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