Manchester’s number one Poker League, Tango Poker. Had its first final in 2013
First prize is a seat at the W.S.O.P in Vegas.
57 runners turned up at the Cleveland to see who would be the champion, and take home this fantastic prize.
With 15,000 starting stack, and blinds starting at 50/100,where would be a lot of play.
Ellen Harding who made the final table on her last outing was first out when her Ace high flush was beaten by a full house.
We eventually got down to the final table where everyone was garneted a prize.
Here are the final 9 and chip count
Seat 1 Dave Cunniff 179.3k
Seat 2 Marc Renshaw 64.4k
Seat 3 David Hough 148.3k
Seat 4 Leon Pimbley 58.7k
Seat 5 Sam Lovett 54.3k
Seat 6 Chris Gallager 132.2k
Seat 7 Joe Power 109.0k
Seat 8 Gary McCann 59.1k
Seat 9 “Tango” Dave 60.4k
Leon was the first to hit the rails when he raised with pocket Ks,only to be reraised all in by Dave Hough with pocket As
Leon call,and with no help on the board,As hold up and Liam Pimbley out in 9th and picks up £20
Chris is the next to leave the table, when he makes a move, and goes all in with Q J.
Dave Hough calls with A 6.
Chris misses and a 6 on the river seals his fate
Chris Gallagher is out in 8th and picks up £30
Joe Power is the next to leave the final table.
He goes all in with 7 8 and is calls by Dave Hough with A 8
5 6 10 is on the flop, which gives Joe a up and down straight draw, Ace on the turn, but a J on the river gives Dave the winning hand, and Joe Power is out in 7th with £40
Dave Cunnings is the next to hit the rails
With no raise pre flop
8 5 3 Tango Dave bets out and Dave Cunniff moves all with pocket 7s
With no help on the turn or river, David Cunniff is out in 6th with £50
Gary McCann is now short stacked and pushes all in with J 4 suited, called by Dave Hough with A 10
The flop is kind to Gary with a J 3 Q giving Gary middle pair.
An Ace on the turn puts Dave in front, with a 9 on the river takes Gary McCann out in 5th and a prize of £60
Marc Renshaw,now makes a move and goes all in with K Q,Dave Hough reraises all in with A 7, only to run into Tango Dave big slick suited.
Tango, has them all covered.
Flop J 6 5 turn 4 river 2
Marc Renshaw is out in 4th and picks up £80
Dave Hough is out in 3rd, and picks up £120
We are now heads up with Tango Dave having a big chip lead,after taking out the last 2 players.
The very ist hand Tango raises with an A only to be called with a Higher kicker.
First round to Sam
Tango again sees an A and raises,only to be reraised all in by Sam.
Tango A 6 Sam K 8
Flop 8 2 Q,Sam has hit his 8
Turn 2 but an Ace on the river seals Sam fate
Sam Lovett is out in 2nd and wins £250,in his ist final ever
“Tango” Dave wins the Tango Poker Final,and wins a seat + flight+ acc to Vegas and the W.S.O.P.
Well done Tango.
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