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The Guide to the GUKPT 2013
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22 March 2013

The GUKPT enjoyed an incredible start to its 2013 tour at the world famous Grosvenor Victoria Casino in London. With a buy-in of £1000+£70, players flocked to the capital to grab a slice of the £200,000 Guaranteed prize pool. After the dust had settled, 397 players had entered, generating a staggering £397,000 prize pool.

Martin Bader and David Barraclough were the last men standing, making a deal for Bader to take home £56,000 and Barraclough £62,000 based on their chip counts. They carried on for the trophy and grand final seat with Bader coming out on top. Barraclough had qualified for the tournament by winning a £150 satellite on grosvenorpoker.com, making his winnings just that little more special.

Players are now looking forward to Leg 2 which is at the Grosvenor G Casino Didsbury from the 8th – 14th April, and will feature a £500 entry Main Event with a £50,000 Guaranteed prize pool.

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Swedish Student Wins Seat at Titan Poker's $1,000,000 Sit & Go Special
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05 November 2006

Swedish Student Wins Seat at Titan Poker's $1,000,000 Sit & Go Special

Titan Poker, (http://www.titanpoker.com), one of the fastest growing online poker rooms, announced that Simon Leetsaar, 28, from Sweden, is the third player to have qualified for The Tournament Titan. The Tournament Titan is a Sit & Go tournament with a massive $1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool and is the richest Sit & Go tournament ever played online. Only 20 players will qualify for this exciting tournament, making each seat worth an impressive $50,000.

With a Million Dollars on the line, The Tournament Titan competition is drawing some of the best tournament players online. Titan Poker has launched this competition in order to find the world's best and most consistent poker tournament player.

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German Student Wins $25,000 Jackpot Prize at Titan Poker
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13 August 2006

German Student Wins $25,000 Jackpot Prize at Titan Poker

Poker newcomer Christian Todte from a small town in western Germany was stunned when he won five straight $5 + $1 Maui “Jackpot Sit 'N Go” tournaments to claim a $25,000 Jackpot Prize at popular online poker room Titan Poker. Christian started the tournament at midday on July 19, 200, and hardly dared to take a break during his five and a half hour winning streak.

Speaking after the tournament, Christian said, “I started to play at noon and only stopped in the evening after winning five consecutive tournaments. After succeeding on the 4th tournament, I felt special and I knew that I was very close to getting the jackpot. I was so excited at this point that I had to take a break of 15 minutes before I was able to start the last one.

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