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Grand Series of Poker Manchester Starts Today

Old Trafford Hosts England's First GSOP Today


The first stop of season II Grand Series of Poker (GSOP) gets underway at Manchester’s Old Trafford football stadium today – home to the world famous Manchester United Football Club.

The tournament is the first in a series of five between now and April 2012 which will take in Greece, Prague, Salzburg, Dominican Republic.

Up to 400 players can be accommodated at Old Trafford over two days ones in the $1,500 + $150 main event. Players will get 20,000 in starting chips and a one hour clock and a champion will be crowned on Sunday.

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