Fournier Playing Cards is proud to sponsor once more the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour, which hosts “Goliath”. Grosvenor Casino’s Goliath currently holds the record for the biggest Live Event outside Las Vegas and is held at Grosvenor Casino Coventry. Some of the stats of the event help to give an idea of its dimension:
- The biggest live poker event outside Las Vegas.
- 9,300 main event entries.
- 11 days of live poker.
- 33 events to play.
- Main event 1st prize of £118,000 for a £125 buy in.
Grosvenor UK Poker Tour will use Fournier 100% Plastic Playing Cards
The cards used at Grosvenor UK Poker Tour will be Fournier 100% Plastic playing cards. Fournier are the cards elite that poker players prefer. For nearly 40 years Fournier cards have been well known for offering impaired quality, letting players leave their mark on the game, not the cards.
Poker players are certainly one of the most demanding types of playersJavier Berasategui, Managing Director Fournier Playing Cards
As Javier Berasategui, Managing Director of Fournier Playing Cards, says: “Poker players are certainly one of the most demanding types of players. They fold the cards beyond imagination to sneak a peek, bringing a tremendous stress on cards. That is the reason we at Fournier craft 100% PVC Plastic playing cards that recover quickly their shape after hundreds of games. They are also more resistant to scratching than other PVC cards”
The highest levels of competition demand the highest quality cards
Russell Tamplin, Head of Poker, is satisfied with having Fournier back in the tables of the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour. “Our first partnership with Fournier for this event dates back to 2007. The highest levels of competition demand the highest quality cards. Not only players but also dealers and tremendously demanding with all the poker equipment used at the tournament so we know that with Fournier all the poker hands will be in the best possible hands”
The final event of the 2019 GKUPT will be the GKUPT Grand Final, which will take place from 18th November through 1st December at Grosvenor Casino The Victoria in London.
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