Live Events 1
£1,250 Main Event

Event Info

Buy-in £1,250
Prize Pool £772,200
Players 702

Level Info

Level 32
Blinds 80,000 / 160,000
Ante 160,000

Players Info - Day 3

Players Left 1
Entries 33



Bonham Cracks Aces to Bust Marchington

Calum_Grant • Level 21: 6,000-12,000, 12,000 ante
Nicholas Marchington
Nicholas Marchington

Joshua Boulton opened to 25,000 under the gun before Nick Marchington three-bet to 75,000 in early position. Matthew Bonham called in late position and Boulton matched the bet as well.

Marchington bet 60,000 on the {k-Hearts}{7-Spades}{9-Clubs} flop for only to Bonham to call. Bonham called another bet on the {6-Spades} turn which brought in the {6-Diamonds} river.

Marchington jammed his stack and was snap-called. Marchington had aces but his opponent's {7-Hearts}{7-Clubs} was the winner with a full house.

Matthew Bonham GB
Matthew Bonham
GB 1,600,000 726,000
Nick Marchington gb
Nick Marchington
gb Busted

Bond Outruns Kings in Sensational Style

will_shill • Level 21: 6,000-12,000, 12,000 ante

Benjamin Bond was all-in preflop with {a-Spades}{q-Spades} for 215,000 but had run into the {k-Hearts}{k-Clubs} of James Crawleyboevey

The flop {6-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds}{4-Clubs} gave Bond no help as he began to get to his feet. The turn was the {q-Diamonds} and the river the {q-Hearts} as he rivered trips to stay alive.

"You know why," said tablemate Lewis Spencer. "It's because you got up!"

Benjamin Bond GB
Benjamin Bond
GB 450,000
James Crawleyboevey GB
James Crawleyboevey
GB 340,000

Marchington Busts Dib

Calum_Grant • Level 21: 6,000-12,000, 12,000 ante

Elie Dib moved all-in for his last 246,000 and was called by Nick Marchington, who had moved all-in himself in the previous hand.

Elie Dib: {6-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}
Nick Marchington: {a-Clubs}{9-Hearts}

Dib remained in front after the {j-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{5-Hearts} flop buut his opponent paired up on the {9-Clubs} turn. The {9-Diamonds} river gave Marchington trips to scoop the pot and claim the first scalp of the day.

Nick Marchington gb
Nick Marchington
gb 610,000 266,000
Elie Dib LB
Elie Dib
LB Busted

Long Day Ahead for Remaining 33 Players in GUKPT London £1,250 Main Event


Welcome to the final day of the GUKPT London £1,250 Main Event, which is taking place at the Victoria Casino London. Day 3 gets underway at 12 p.m. GMT and will play down to a winner.

The 702-entry field has been whittled down to just 33 players, with Ludovic Geilich (918,000) as the chip leader.

A large slice of the £722,200 is still up for grabs with the champion taking home a cool £185,560 with the runner-up also taking home a six-figure prize of £128,650.

A long session is expected as it wasn't imagined there would be this many players still in the event. Blinds will resume at 6,000/12,000/12,000a with the average stack being 425,455 (34.5 big blinds).

Final Table Payouts

PlacePrize (GBP)

GUKPT Sportsbook Live!

Punters and players alike now have the opportunity to make a bet on who they think will win the Main Event, with Geilich being the favourite at 8/1. Poker fans can bet on all 33 participants.

The PokerNews live reporting team will be on deck, keeping you up to date with everything that takes place inside The Poker Room, so be sure to stick around.

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