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Final Eight Set At International Poker Open

International Poker Open Awaits Crowning Of Champion On November 10


Play has paused until Nov. 10 at the International Poker Open (IPO) as the €230 buy-in main event has reached its final table of eight.

Leading the way of the Irish-dominated finale is Northern Ireland man Tom Brady, who lives in Plymouth, England.

Brady has just over 3.2 million in chips and is followed by Dubliner Thomas Nathan with 2,930,000.

Included in the final line-up out of an original 1,148 players are an American female player Lori Lazzaro and Frenchman Thomas Dupuy. The Boylepoker blog currently features biographies of all the finalists.

Here is the final table and chip counts:

1. Tom Brady 3,210,000
2. Thomas Nathan 2,930,000
3. Emmett Davis 2,512,000
4. Colum Horan 2,330,000
5. Henry Port 2,000,000
6. Lori Lazzaro 1,441,000
7. Thomas Dupuy 1,020,000
8. Darren Millar 830,000

Here is what they are playing for:

1. €42,530
2. €30,715
3. €21,605
4. €16,215
5. €12,730
6. €10,620
7. €8,485
8. €6,375
9. €4,150

The action can be followed via the the live stream on Nov. 10 as the eight survivors battle for the lion’s share of the €229,600 prize pool.