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Proud Welshman Richard Evans wins UKIPT Dublin and €75,500

When Richard Evans was down to 1.2 big blinds yesterday nobody, least of all himself, would have thought that he would be lifting the trophy. A miraculous Mickey Petersen-esque comeback ensued...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 1A, level 1 - 4 updates (blinds 100-200)

4.35pm: Break time Unfortunately for them, these players will not be returning for level 4: Andreas Liljenberg, Sean Davey, D. Hutchinson, Jeff Burke, Robert Finlay, Saiful Choudhury, David Taylor,...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Timotheou top of the Tyne on Day 1A

It was mentioned earlier in the day that the UKIPT is the most sociable poker tour in the United Kingdom. One can delve further and say that the Newcastle leg is the most sociable of all the stops on...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 1B, levels 1 - 4 (blinds 100-200)

4.27pm: Break time That's the end of level four, players are now on a 20 minute break. You'll find level five updates in a new post. -- NW 4.25pm: Jarvis gets thin value I joined the action to see a...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 1B, level 5 - 8 (blinds 300-600, 75)

9.15pm: Done for the day Players have bagged and tagged. A full wrap of the day's play is on the way. -- NW 9pm: Last three hands The clock has been paused with 12 minutes remaining, each table will...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Angell leads those who haven't fallen on Day 1B

On a day when no one seemed to break away from the pack it's perhaps appropriate that the identity of the overnight chip leader wasn't decided until the clock had been paused and the final four hands...

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UKIPT 3 Newcastle: Day 2 level 9 - 12 updates (blinds 800 - 1,600 ante 200)

4.20pm: News in brief • Last year's WSOP November niner Sam Holden is still in, he's short though having just 20,000. He's on the same table as Andrew Robson who has 155,000 • With Emmett Mullin's...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 2 level 13 - 16 updates (blinds 2,000 - 4,000 ante 400)

9.10pm: Play is over for the day Players have bagged and tagged their chips and have made the arduous* journey to Tiger Tiger for the players party. The chip leader overnight is David Reed who has...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Reed leads after late charge, McTaggart bubbles

Today UKIPT Newcastle had it all: a mass of eliminations, huge coolers, and a long bubble period to finish the day off with pure tension. Play resumed at midday with 273 players, and from the off...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 3 level 17 - 20 updates (blinds 5,000 - 10,000 ante 1,000)

4.30pm: Recent Exits Players are now on a 20 minute break, here's the most recent exits. You'll find level 21 updates in a new post. 21st. Willian Chung, United Kingdom, £3,050 22nd. David Reed, United...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 3 level 21 -24 updates (blinds 12,000 - 24,000 ante 3,000)

8.35pm: Holden busts Mordhorst to set final table Our final table of eight is set after Sam Holden eliminated Matthias Mordhorst. Holden raised to 48,000 from mid position and called when the German...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Sambrook leads UKIPT Newcastle final table

When play started today the 62 remaining players were guaranteed a Geordie score of at least £1,300 but eyes were already looking skywards at the £105,900 up top and the minimum payout of £10,250 for...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 4 level 24 - 28 updates (blinds 30,000 - 60,000 ante...

5.17pm: Break Players are now on 15 minute break, we'll get 100% accurate chip counts during the break. You'll find level 28 updates in a new post shortly. -- NW 5.12pm: Two more short stacks double...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Day 4 level 29 & 30 updates (blinds 50,000 - 100,000)

7.45pm: Chris Ferguson wins UKIPT Newcastle (£87,640); Alex Jobling eliminated in second place (£82,120) And we have a winner here in Newcastle. In the final hand Chris Ferguson opened to 200,000 on...

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UKIPT3 Newcastle: Chris Ferguson wins UKIPT Newcastle and £87,640

For the second year in a row a Scotsman has won UKIPT Newcastle, but Chris Ferguson was far from the Scottish reputation of tight, for the most part shoving his way to a £87,640 victory. Sometimes...

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UKIPT Online debuts Sunday

The UK & Ireland Poker Tour revolutionized live tournament poker in the region. Now, for the first time in its three-season history, the UKIPT will take its action online and open it up to millions...

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UKIPT online main event: Eight set to jet into Bristol, £77,126 for first

The inaugural UKIPT online main event final table is set. After two days of online combat we have eight players remaining who will have to jet into Bristol, United Kingdom from as far away as Uruguay...

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UKIPT3 Bristol: Day 1A level 1-4 updates (blinds 100-200)

4.28pm: End of the level That brings us to the end of the first four levels of the day. Once again it's time for the players to take a short breather but we'll be back in 2 shakes of a lamb's tail...

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UKIPT3 Bristol: Day 1A level 5-8 updates (blinds 300-600 ante 75)

8.51pm: The day is done! Eight levels of fast, frantic and serious poker played out here in Bristol and we saw some dramatic pots, moments, risers and fallers as a big group took to the felt bidding to...

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UKIPT3 Bristol: Prested tops Day 1A field

The fifth leg of Season 3 and the last leg of 2012 saw the UKIPT touch down in a city it hadn't visited before. And 235 players clearly liked the fact that the Gala Harbourside in Bristol was hosting a...

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