Friday 3rd March, 2017

Brighton first stop for Unibet UK Poker Tour 2017

By Mad Harper

The Unibet UK Poker Tour is heading to the beautiful city of Brighton on the South Coast for its first event of 2017.  The event is at the Rendezvous Casino in the marina from March 17-19 – and the tour will be back in the city again in October. Brighton is a fab place to visit, with tons of bars, restaurants, clubs, amazing shopping and a selection of great hotels right by the sea. Main Event Travel is proud to the tour’s Official Travel Partner.

 

There are five Unibet UK Poker Tour stops this year with each boasting a £220 buy-in, £40,000 guarantee Main Event. Players get a 25,000 starting stack and it’s 40 minute blind levels with one re-entry per starting day up to a maximum of £880. You also have the option of both Day 1a and 1b and taking your biggest stack through to the Final Day.

 

As well as the cash prize, each Unibet UK Poker Tour champion will get a custom trophy and a package worth €2,000 for a Unibet Open event. A €2k Unibet Open package will also go the online qualifier who lasts longest in each event.

 

After Brighton, the tour is heading to Glasgow (June 2-4), Nottingham (August 25-27), Brighton again in October and Manchester December 8-10.