UK Poker Tournaments

Every day there are UK poker tournaments going on and we are the #1 resource for updated UK poker tournament listings. Whether you are looking for an online or offline UK poker tournament we are the expert and have all the resources you need. There are regular UK poker tournaments at casinos and clubs and then there are everyday online poker tournaments. You can also find qualifiers on this page for major European and UK tournaments like the World Series of Europe / WSOPE and the EPT or European Poker Tour. There are several different choices for UK players when looking to play a poker tournament online. In our sites review page we list the top reputable UK poker sites so you can get a bit more information on each poker site before depositing.

Best UK Poker Tournament Sites

Rank Poker Site Bonus Review Visit
1 Sky Poker 100% up to £500 Sky Poker  
2 Betfair Poker Top Poker Site UK $600 Betfair Poker  
3 Ladbrokes.co.uk 100% up to $500 www.Ladbrokes.co.uk

US Poker Tournaments

If you are a poker player from the US then we also have all the best US poker tournament listings for you as well. The poker tournament scene in the USA has always been popular but has been booming ever since Chris Moneymaker, a normal 9-5 guy, won the 2003 World Series of Poker. When it was broadcasted on ESPN, Moneymaker became an instant poker tournament celebrity and the great US poker boom was off and running. All it took was a normal average guy to become the World Poker Champion. Here are the top 3 US poker tournament options for Americans. All the below sites accept US players and have many unique poker tournaments everyday. Some popular online US tournaments are the Pokerstars Sunday Million, Full Tilt Poker FTOPS series, and the Pokerstars WCOOP or World Championship of Online Poker tournaments.

Best US Poker Tournament Sites

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100% up to $600 Full Tilt.com
PokerStars.net 100% up to $6000 PokerStars.net

European Poker Tour (EPT ) London

The European Poker Tour, or the EPT, is known as the most prestigious European poker series where the stars come to play. There are a series of poker tournaments across Europe featuring different styles of poker and different buyin amounts. The final championship is a massive NL holdem main event with a buy-in of £5200+ £200. Don’t worry though, you can qualify through a UK poker tournament online for as little as £1 in some cases. There are two poker tournament stops in the UK on the European Poker tour - EPT London and EPT Dublin You can check out EPT poker tournaments and qualify for main events at the following sites: 1. Pokerstars.net

WSOP Europe (WSOPE) Poker Tournaments

The World series of poker is a premier European version of the famous American World series of poker tournament. The first ever WSOPE was held in London in 2007 and featured the largest ever UK poker tournament prize pool. You can play satellite poker tournaments on all of our featured UK poker sites so you can get around the £10,000 entry fee! We have devoted a whole section to the WSOPE - WSOP Europe so check it out if you’d like more info on this prestigious poker tournament. If you want to qualify for a WSOPE event, check out the sites below offering poker tournament qualifers. 1. Betfair Poker

Poker Satellite Tournaments

What is a Satellite poker tournament anyways? A satellite poker tourney can be seen as a “parlay” to a bigger event. For example satellite poker tournaments are very common when the main event has a large buy-in that many people can’t afford. The poker rooms buy seats and then hold smaller tournaments where you can parlay your win into a bigger tournament. Many satellites are one level deep meaning if you get in top finisher positions or win the first poker tournament then you go on right to the main event. There are also a type of poker tournaments called “steps” where you can start very small and move up levels until you reach the main event. Using steps poker tournament satellites, you can get entry to $10,000 for as little as $5.

The Great British Poker Tour

Started in 2007 the Gala Casino ‘Great British Poker Tour’ is a series of 4 qualifying live poker tournaments scheduled between February and August with a £500+ £50 entry fee. These are located at Gala venues throughout the UK. The grand final in October is held in Bristol, this £2,500 entry tournament is expected to have a very large prize pool. Qualifiers are available at Coral Poker. More info - http://www.gbpokertour.com

Gutshot - London

London’s original live poker venue holds daily poker tournaments as well as cash / sit and go games. Conveniently located in central London (nearest tube stop: Barbican) tournaments with buy-ins from just £5 (with re-buys) are available. Gutshot tournament Schedule

Stanley Casinos

With many locations throughout the UK Stanley Casinos are offering a wide range of poker tournaments with buy-ins to suit all pockets. At the time of writing the number of locations offering live poker tournaments is increasing. Check out the Stanley Casino’s website for information on the nearest live UK poker tournament to you.

Ladbrokes Irish Poker Festival

Put on by Ladbrokes.co.uk in Killarney Ireland. Ladbrokes are proud sponsors of the Irish Poker Festival - Killarney 2011 which includes the €250,000 guaranteed Main Event. The 3 day Festival will be held between the 2nd and the 5th of October 2008, at the Irish National Events centre in Killarney, Co Kerry, Ireland.