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£10,000 1st place Cash prize for our UK Champion

Players from England, Scotland & Wales players will qualify to a UK Annual Final at which the winner will become UK Champion and win £10,000 cash!!!

Qualification for the next UK Final will be through Regional events, National Finals & on-line Tournaments staged throughout 2018 and early 2019, leading to the UK Final on Saturday 20th April 2019 in the Grosvenor Casino, Bury New Road, Manchester, M8 9SG  with a 12pm start time (Further details below)

For those that qualify to the UK Final, this is a chance to become the Nuts UK Champion and win £10,000 cash, in a deep stacked tournament.

Sat 20th April 2019 Final

Venue :  Grosvenor Casino, 2 Bury New Rd, Manchester M8 9SG

Times :  Casino is open 24 hours.  Registration for Final opens at 10:45am closes 11:45am.

Tournament starts at 12pm.

Late Entries allowed up until end of level 2 approx 1pm

Players can only register in person in the cardroom. Texts / phone calls or other players registering on behalf of another player are not accepted.

Prizes – Cash Prizes will be paid out to the top 5 finishing players

1st = £10,000

2nd = £2500

3rd = £1300

4th = £850

5th = £500

Rules – This Tournament will be played under Grosvenor Casino Tournament Rules

Dealers – Casino dealer dealt

Food: A free meal will be provided during the afternoon

Id Requirements - A valid Grosvenor Membership card is required for Casino Entry, those without must bring a valid form of Government Issued ID. Please check with the casino if in any doubt on 0161 831 6370 If not already a Grosvenor member, you can join at any Grosvenor casino prior to the event.

Most Casinos operate a strict challenge 25 scheme. Players have previously been refused entry due to not fulfilling ID requirements upon arrival. The Nuts Poker League Ltd has no control over players being refused entry by Casino Reception or Door staff.

Free Parking at the casino, on a first come, first served basis



2019 Qualifiers

1.Chris Ellerton  2.John Peatfield  3.Mike Gregory  4.Barry Davis  5.Christopher Stewart  6.Andrew Thomas  7.Michael Stevens  8.Shaun Cosgrove  9.Tom Mansell  10.Neill Hodgkinson  11.Chris Unsworth  12. Alan Thompson   13. Joseph Chusonis   14. Dave Adams  15. Steven Fothergill   16. Geoff McDermott   17. Dave Thomson   18. Steve Hunter   19. Lynn Morgan   20. Ian Parry  21. Anthony Gilchrist    22. Gordon Sim   23. Rosario Ferrer   24. Jim Mackenzie  25. Joseph Boyce  26. Nicole Karoti.  27  Rob Lloyd    28. David Johnson    29. Lynda Benson    30. Graham Gorton    31. Mario Lewocki    32. Julie Cornick    33. Justin Domaglaski    34. Sam Bpourton    35. Shane Connolly    36. Jason Hayzelden    37. Cory Fox    38. Richard Culross    39. Will Johnston   40. Cai Davies    41. Russell Critchley




2018 Final Result

Congratulations to Dave Murray from Leigh who after 12 hours of play, became UK champion after a heads up battle with Dean Fellows.

39 Players started and when the Tournament reached the final 7 players, a cash prize deal was requested by the remaining players, and they agreed the pay out as below.

For photos & videos of our 2018 final click here

Position Name Region Prize
1st Dave Murray Lancashire £3800
2nd Dean Fellows West Midlands & Sth Staffs £2400
3rd Angela Manning Wrexham £1800
4th Oliver Wilkinson Shropshire £1800
5th Jim Wands North East Scotland £1800
6th Rob Fletcher East Anglia £1800
7th James Burns West Lothian £1800


The winners of future England/Wales & Scotland National Finals will win a package to represent Team GB in the World League Poker Championships in Las Vegas, playing against US & Canadian players in a tournament with a $25,000 prize pool!

Nuts players representing Team GB in November 2018 are:

1. Tony Chapman   2. Graham Muncie   3. Alan Findlay   4. Robert Dodds  5. Barry Davis



£70,000 in Cash Prizes per year

With the addition of the new UK Annual Final, throughout the UK, the Nuts will be paying out, a total in excess of £70,000 per year in cash prizes at our casino based finals, PLUS sending players to the World League Poker Championships in Vegas.

Fancy winning a slice of the £70,000, representing Team GB in Vegas, and a 1 in 40 chance of winning £10,000?

You’d be NUTS not to!!!

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