Big Names Line Up for UKIPT

Big Names Line Up for UKIPT

Wednesday, 16 October 2013

The big names will be out in force for the next stop of the UKIPT with a host of top pros from PokerStars heading to the Isle of Man.

Among the notable names confirmed for the £1,100 buy-in event are Daniel Negreanu, Barry Greenstein, Vanessa Rousso, Jason Mercier and Isaac Haxton.

“We are looking forward to welcoming high-profile, poker professionals to the Isle of Man. For many of them, this is their first time visiting the Isle of Man, and they will be joining hundreds of players on a journey to PokerStars’ home town,” said Kirsty Thompson, President of the UKIPT. “They too will be able to go ‘behind-the-scenes’ and learn more about PokerStars’ operations.”

Other Team Poker Stars Pro members who'll be hitting the Manx tables are home favourites Liv Boeree, Jake Cody, Victoria Coren and Dale Philip as well as online grinder Mickey 'Mement_Mori' Petersen and former WSOP Main Event runner up David Williams.

You could be joining poker royalty in the £500,000 guaranteed event, which runs from 31 October to 4 November, via a special satellite this Sunday where a total of ten packages worth £1,600 apiece will be awarded. The buy-in is £215 with feeder satellites running throughout throughout the day starting from just £1.10.

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Tags: UKIPT Isle of Man, satellites, Barry Greenstien, Jason Mercier, Vanessa Rousso