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German Wins Grand Series Of Poker Manchester

Kerper Crowned King In Manchester At Grand Series Of Poker


German player Jens Kerper went into the final table of the Grand Series of Poker Manchester in the lead and never lost his momentum. He faced his final opponent Norwegian Rolf Inge Kvanik with almost a ten to one chip lead and in less than 10 minutes he had sealed the deal.

The final table lasted just over four levels and the last hand came when Kerper’s QSpade Suit 9Heart Suit hit a queen on the flop versus Kvanik’s AHeart Suit 8Diamond Suit. Nothing came to help the Norwegian improve and he left with $51,570 for second place.

Kerper outlasted 257 players at the famous Old Trafford football stadium to take home $81,175 to Germany.

Here are the final results and payouts:

1. Jens Kerper $81,175
2. Rolf Inge Kvanik $51,570
3. Andis Netlaus $35,908
4. Johannes Erfurth $28,268
5. Karl Rosengard $21,174
6. Martinak Andras $16,999
7. Vizsnyiczai Zsolt $13,752
8. Rob Sherwood $10,696
9. James Browning $8,786