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English Poker Open Starts Today

Dusk 'Til Dawn Hosts $1 Million Guaranteed Tournament with Some Big Names in Attendance


Phil Hellmuth playes the English Poker Open this weekDusk ‘Til Dawn the Nottingham, England poker club this week hosts the $1 million guaranteed English Poker Open. The $5,000 buy in event yesterday had an overlay of $155,000 with 169 players registered.

The main event starts at 2 p.m. today and ends at 1am with breaks every two levels and a split dinner break between 5:15 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. The starting stacks will be 10,000 with a one hour clock.

Among those confirmed to play are Phil Hellmuth, Doyle Brunson, James Akenhead, and Joe Beevers.

Support events at the EPO are a £500 + £60 no-limit hold’em freezeout which starts Wednesday at 2:30 p.m., a 10,000 starting stack, and a 45 minute clock and also a £250 + £30 no-limit hold’em freezeout with a 6,000 starting stack and 30 minute clock on Thursday.