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Richard “Chufty” Ashby Signs For Black Belt Poker

World Series of Poker Bracelet Winner To Be Sponsored by Neil Channing’s Online Poker Room


Richard "Chufty" AshbyRichard “Chufty” Ashby has signed on as a sponsored player with the UK’s Black Belt Poker.

Ashby, who won a World Series of Poker bracelet during the summer and finished runner up in the $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. world championship, will kick off his new deal at the WSOP Europe today in London.

“Richard has quite rightly just won the Best All-Round Player Award at the British Poker Awards,” said Black Belt Poker supremo Neil Channing. “He’s been on multiple finals, has won a bracelet, is skilled in all formats, and has conquered the nosebleed stakes like no other UK player. Why wouldn’t we want him on board?”