GUKPT London Day 2 Blog
End of Day 2 with Kevin Williams – 08/07/2018 – 01:30
Tan Le Leads Final 19 – 08/07/2018 – 01:10
Day 2 has come to a close here at GUKPT London. 19 players have finished the day and will all be back tomorrow to play for the first place prize of £49,150!!
Today has been a great day, starting with 98 and before we knew it, there were just 35 players let, we had hit the bubble!!
No one wanted to be the unlucky bubble boy but after two hours Steven Game was that unfortunate man! Busting Ace-King into the Ace-2 of Rob.
Tan Le has finished the day as chip leader, after eliminating two players in one hand during the last level. He will come back tomorrow with a huge 840,000!! Full chip counts are:
We’ll be back tomorrow where we play down to a winner. The tournament will begin at noon with the live stream starting at 12:30pm. Join us then.
Play Has Finished – 08/07/2018 – 00:45
Play has now finished on Day 2 of GUKPT London.
We have 20 players remaining and full chip counts will be up as soon as possible.
Last 6 Hands – 08/07/2018 – 00:32
The clock has been paused with ten minutes remaining.
The players will now play six more hands before bagging up.
Double Bust Out – 08/07/2018 – 00:30
We get to the table as there is a three way all in:
Marius Hutupasu all in for 100,000 holding
Alastair Akenhead all in for 160,000 with
Tan Le has them both covered and has the best hand with
The board runs out
Queens hold for Tan who takes the pot, he now has around 550,000 and busts two players!!
22nd – £1,450 – Alastair Akenhead
23rd – £1,450 – Marius Hutupasu
Three More Down – 08/07/2018 – 00:20
Three more players down as we lose:
24th – £1,250 – Hamish Mojaria
25th – £1,250 – Anon
26th – £1,250 – Shahin Farnood
30 Minutes To Play – 08/07/2018 – 00:10
We have just 30 minutes to play today on Day 2 of the GUKPT London Main Event.
There are 24 players remaining all guaranteed at least £1,250 with a massive £49,150 up top!!
More Exits – 07/07/2018 – 23:50
27th – £1,250 – David Holt
28th – £1,250 – Dhost Grabie
29th – £1,050 – Sachin Joshi
Level Up – 07/07/2018 – 23:40
The blinds increase as we begin the last level of the day.
They are now 5,000/10,000 with a 1,000 ante.
26 players remaining.
Min Cashers – 07/07/2018 – 23:25
30th – £1,050 – Neil McCulloch
31st – £1,050 – Dhruvin Kothari
32nd – £1,050 – Peter Plater
33rd – £1,050 – Martin Olali
34th – £1,050 – Stuart McNally
Chip Counts – 07/07/2018 – 23:10
|Tomasz Adam Szczerbinski||391000|
|Ryan Jonathan Mandara||210000|
|Michael David Rowan||161000|
|Martin Paul Olali||55000|
Final Session – 07/07/2018 – 23:01
The players are now back seated as we begin the final session.
The blinds are still 4,000/8,000 with a 1,000 ante.
34 players remaining, all guaranteed £1,050.
Break Time – 07/07/2018 – 22:40
The players will now take a 20 minute break before beginning the last level and a half of play.
Huge Main Event Bubble! – 07/07/2018 – 22:30
We have just played out a two hour bubble in the GUKPT London Main Event which resulted in Steven Game getting it all in holding Ace-King against the Ace-2 of Rob Boon.
Two on the flop and we lose Steven on the bubble!!
Rob now has around 400,000 chips as all the players are now in the money!!
Blinds Up – 07/07/2018 – 20:25
The blinds increase as we begin the next level of play.
They are now 2500/5000 with a 500 ante.
37 players remaining
Just three players off the money.
Recent Exits – 07/07/2018 – 20:08
Ash Miah Busts – 07/07/2018 – 19:55
Ash Miah shoves for his last 50k and is called by Joe Grech.
Ash tables Ace-10 and it’s bad news against the Ace-Jack of Joe.
The board runs out
The Jack plays for Joe who takes the pot and now has around 120,000.
We lose Ash from the tournament as we are now down to just 39 players.
5 players off the money.
Chip Counts – 07/07/2018 – 19:40
45 Players remaining in the Main Event:
|Martin Paul Olali||253000|
|Michael David Rowan||180000|
|Ryan Jonathan Mandara||155000|
|Tomasz Adam Szczerbinski||129000|
Level 16 – 07/07/2018 – 19:31
The players are back seated as we begin level 16.
The blinds are now 2,000/4,000 with a 500 ante.
44 players remaining.
Break Time – 07/07/2018 – 19:01
Break time now for the players as they take 15 minutes.
Table Three – 07/07/2018 – 18:30
Chips are so much brighter than anything else at the tables.
We’re down to just 48 players in the GUKPT London Main Event.
Level Up – 07/07/2018 – 18:10
The blinds increase as we begin the next level of play.
They are now 1500/3000 with a 300 ante.
50 players remaining.
Andreas Constantinou Busts – 07/07/2018 – 18:01
We get to the table as Andreas Constantinou is all in for his 60,000 stack against Janos Nemeth.
Andreas tables against the of Janos.
The flop comes
The turn card comes giving Andreas more outs with a straight draw.
The river card
Tens hold for Janos who takes the pot and now has around 210,000.
We lose Andrreas from the field as we are now down to 53 players.
Bust Outs – 07/07/2018 – 17:45
Exits as we are now down to just 55 players:
Pics – 07/07/2018 – 17:25
A few pictures from the tournament floor:
Chip Counts – 07/07/2018 – 17:10
|Martin Paul Olali||240000|
|Ryan Jonathan Mandara||193000|
|Michael David Rowan||145000|
|Tomasz Adam Szczerbinski||140000|
Level 14 – 07/07/2018 – 17:01
The players are back seated as we begin level number 14.
The blinds are 1200/2400 with a 300 ante.
63 players remaining.
Break Time – 07/07/2018 – 16:01
Break time now for the players as they take an hour for dinner.
Live Stream – 07/07/2018 – 15:10
Come join The Tower & Jay Harwood here on Day 2 of the GUKPT London Main Event.
There are 73 players remaining in the tournament with 34 being paid.
The money bubble should burst later today and you can watch it all HERE!!
Level 13 – 07/07/2018 – 15:01
The blinds increase as we begin level 13.
They are now 1,000/2,000 with a 200 ante.
73 players remaining, meaning we lost 25 players in the first two levels of play.
England Game – 07/07/2018 – 14:45
No break after this level as we are playing three levels of play so everyone can watch the England game in the quarter finals of the World Cup against Sweden.
Table Break – 07/07/2018 – 14:25
Another table break as the players are dropping thick and fast.
The last few players to bust the main event are:
Start of Day 2 – 07/07/2018 – 14:18
Level 12 – 07/07/2018 – 14:01
The blinds increase as we begin level 12.
They are now 800/1600 with a 200 ante.
85 players remaining
Early Exits – 07/07/2018 – 13:35
Timothy Richard Joyner
Prizepool Payout – 07/07/2018 – 13:20
GUKPT London Main Event
£500 NLHE F/O
1st – £49,150
2nd – £32,600
3rd – £19,850
4th – £12,550
5th – £8,400
6th – £6,100
7th – £4,650
8th – £3,950
9th – £3,200
10th – £2,850
11th – £2,550
12th – £2,300
13th – £2,150
14th – £1,950
15th – £1,800
16th – £1,800
17th – £1,600
18th – £1,600
19th – £1,600
20th – £1,450
21st – £1,450
22nd – £1,450
23rd – £1,450
24th – £1,250
25th – £1,250
26th – £1,250
27th – £1,250
28th – £1,250
29th – £1,050
30th – £1,050
31st – £1,050
32nd – £1,050
33rd – £1,050
34th – £1,050
Shuffle Up & Deal – 07/07/2018 – 13:05
The cards are in the air as we begin level number one of Day 2.
The blinds are now 600/1200 with a 100 ante.
98 players remaining.
Players Called In – 07/07/2018 – 12:50
The players have just been called in to take their seats.
We should be underway within the next 10 minutes.
Day 2 Seating Plan – 07/07/2018 – 12:35
|10||9||Dinarte||Araujo De Sousa||33900|
Welcome to Day 2 – 07/07/2018 – 12:20
Good afternoon and welcome back for Day 2 of the GUKPT London Main Event.
From the 358 entries we have 98 players coming back for Day 2 to play another ten levels of play or down to the final table, whichever comes first.
Stuart McNally is the overall chip leader of the players making their way back today, with a huge stack of 260,000!!
We will be playing three hours today before taking a break to watch the second half of the England game.
The team will be here bringing you full coverage of the event. Chip counts, blog updates, pictures and of course our live stream which runs on a thirty minute delay with all hole cards shown.
Good luck to all players playing today, in what should be another great days play.