Praz Bansi Wins Second GUKPT Title
Brit Pro Bansi Takes Down Another Poker Title At GUKPT London
Praz Bansi has proved himself on live felt once again after taking down his second Grosvenor UK Poker Tour title at the GUKPT London £1,500 main event.
Bansi, who topped a tough field of 245 to take home £101,020 from a total prize pool of £367,500, was also the recipient of the Tour’s first ever main event title in Bolton in 2007.
The heads up was between Bansi and Loeser with Bansi dominating chip-wise and Loeser determined to take some back for himself. Eventually that is just what Loeser did, but soon after evening up the stacks, Bansi turned the nut straight versus the German’s flopped top pair and the two got it all in to decide their fates. Loeser received £67,070 for his efforts.
After he finished the final table off, the modest Englishman said that it was a pleasure to win his second GUKPT main event and that he had run well against his final table opponents.
Here are the final results and payouts:
1. Praz Bansi £101,020
2. Manig Loeser £67,070
3. Gary Lindsay £44,100
4. Karl Mahrenholz £26,640
5. Jamie Roberts £19,840
6. Ken Wong £16,170
7. Christopher Kyriacou £12,500
8. Jim Dunsford £10,110
9. Jeff Kimber £7,350
The next stop of the Tour is the Grosvenor Casino in Walsall and that will run from Apr. 24 to May 1.
|1||Jason Mercier Close To Bracelet No. 3|
|2||Jason Mercier Wins His Second Bracelet Of 2016 WSOP|
|3||Holz Wins Aria $25k for Fourth Title of 2016|
|4||Poker Strategy: What To Do When You're Card Dead|
|5||Glaser Wins WSOP $10k Omaha 8/OB Championship|
|6||Craig Wins 2016 WSOP Seniors Championship|
|7||Ian Johns Wins 2016 WSOP $10k Limit Hold'em|
|8||Michael Gagliano Wins WSOP $2,500 NLHE Event|
|9||California Online Poker Bill Moves Out Of Committee|
|10||2016 POY Update: Fedor Holz Takes The Lead|
|1||Selbst Could Owe Mercier $1.8M In Controversial Bet|
|2||Disgraced Poker Player Returns To The WSOP|
|3||Lederer Follows Ferguson, Makes Return To WSOP|
|4||Rainer Kempe Wins 2016 Super High Roller Bowl|
|5||Jason Mercier Close To Bracelet No. 3|
|6||Dan Bilzerian: Kevin Hart Is Terrible At Poker|
|7||Jason Mercier Wins His Second Bracelet Of 2016 WSOP|
|8||2016 WSOP Colossus II Draws 21,613 Entries|
|9||Super High Roller Bowl: Matt Berkey Leads Final 16|
|10||NFL Player Busts WSOP Main Event Champion|