Launched in 2007, the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour brings the excitement of the big game experience to a casino near you.
The 2018 GUKPT will be guaranteeing £1,600,000 unconditionally across the 9 legs. Each leg features several side up events which cater for all tastes as well as the £500+60/£100,000 Guaranteed or £1,000+110/£200,000 Guaranteed Main Event. At the end of the year the stakes are raised to £2,000+140/£400,000 Guaranteed for the tour’s Grand Final, which take place at The Poker Room above Grosvenor Casino Victoria in London. The tour is run by Grosvenor Casinos, whose dedicated team of professional tournament directors, supervisors and dealers ensure the smooth running of each and every event.
In addition to the GUKPT Grosvenor Casinos’ also host the 25/25. The 25/25 reaches more destinations than any other Poker Tour in the UK and it’s affordability and decent structure makes it a firm favourite. The 25/25 features a £200+25 buy-in, £25,000 Guarantee, 2 day structure and 25,000 starting stack. In 2018 Grosvenor Casinos’ was also excited to reveal customers can now make Day 2 from the comfort of their own home all thanks to Day 1A taking place on Grosvenorpoker.com on the Wednesday.
The Easter Beast, Summer Sizzler and Christmas Cracker are Grosvenor Casinos seasonal events. The £100+15 buy-in, £20,000 Guarantee, 2 day structure and unique multi day 1 venue twist has meant we see record numbers every year.
Grosvenor Casinos’ is the proud sponsor of the U.K Student Poker Championship held at the country’s iconic Grosvenor Casino Coventry. The UKSPC attracts over 800 poker loving students from all over the country to come together for a full week of poker action including the £30+7 UKSPC Main Event.
Last and certainly by no means least is the poker phenomenon – The Goliath. Grosvenor Casinos’ Goliath currently holds the record for the biggest Live Event outside of the UK and is held at Grosvenor Casino Coventry in the Ricoh Arena. In 2017 the Goliath welcomed an incredible 6385 entries, of which 4022 were unique. Last year the prizepool generated was an incredible £638,500 and the first prize of £85,760 was awarded to Elliott Marais. Grosvenor Casinos has hopes in breaking their own entry record and even guaranteed the first prize at £100,000. An extraordinary amount to win, especially from a buy-in of £100+25!