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UK & Ireland Poker Tour Hits Dublin Today

Eighth Stop On Season Two of Tour Expects Up To 700 For Main Event


last year's winner Max Silver by Mickey MayThe PokerStars _UK & Ireland Poker Tour _hits Dublin, Ireland today for the second time with up to 700 players expected of over two start days on Thursday Sept. 7 and Friday Sept. 8.

The £500 + £60 (with 3 percent of prize pool withheld for dealers) event last year attracted 589 players and was won by Max Silver who took down €72,000 for his win.

The festival, held at the Ballsbridge Inn, Dublin 4, has 10 events between today and Sunday and gets underway this evening at 6 p.m. local time with a €100 + €10 buy-in six-max event and is followed by a €50 + €5 buy-in rebuy satellite for the main event.

UKIPT Dublin is the eighth stop on season two of the tour. Check back at on Monday of news of the winner of this tournament.