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The National Poker League returns for 2021/22! The Player of the Year will once again be joining #TeamGrosvenor with a sponsorship deal now worth £35,000! The top performing players will also win poker packages and there will be TWO playoffs!

League Table

 

To be eligible for NPL Prizes and monthly NPL Freerolls, please opt-in via the poker missions section on desktop or mobile - linking your real name and poker alias!

Position

Name/Alias

Points

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1

Jack Hardcastle

75.59

🡸

0

2

John Bousfield

71.13

🡸

0

3

Ramu Vaswani

67.29

🡸

0

4

Philippe Souki

63.21

🡸

0

5

Dhanesh Chainani

61.2

🡸

0

6

Vaidas Siriunas

61.16

🡸

0

7

Cheng Moc

60.57

🡸

0

8

Yucel Eminoglu

59.74

🡸

0

9

Conor Odriscoll

59.64

🡸

0

10

Janis Karklins

53.17

🡸

0

11

Paul Rigg

52.29

🡸

0

12

Matthew Davenport

51.6

🡸

0

13

George Demetriou

50.53

🡸

0

14

Jiaze Li

48.91

🡸

0

15

Terry Jordon

48.81

🡸

0

16

Lotfi Boughanmi

48.26

🡸

0

17

P D

45.6

🡹

11

18

Masoud Etemadiherisi

44.32

🡻

-1

19

Edward Roger

44.28

🡻

-1

20

Ken Wong

42.71

🡻

-1

What is the National Poker League?

The National Poker League is a points-based league, where points are awarded to players for cashing in any qualifying tournaments outlined in the NPL Schedule. This includes both online and live poker tournaments - points are awarded based on the Buy-in, Entries and Finishing Position.

The 1st place £35,000 Sponsorship Package includes £20,000 added from Grosvenor Poker, with the remainder, as well as the additional packages, funded by the players who take part in any of the LIVE NPL tournaments. 2% will be deducted from the prizepool of all qualifying LIVE events and added to the National Poker League prize fund.

What are the prizes?

1st Place £40,000 Sponsorship Package + Grosvenor Casinos Player of the Year Trophy
2nd Place 2023 £15k Diamond Package
3rd Place 2023 £15k Diamond Package
4th - 7th Place 2023 £10k Diamond Package
6th - 77th Place Entry to National Poker League Play-off (10x £5k Packages)
6th - 100th Place Entry to National Poker League Online Play-off (Last Chance)

£40,000 Sponsorship Package

The winner will join the #TeamGrosvenor Pro roster in 2023, with a sponsorship deal worth £35,000. This is £20k added value plus £15,000 in parachute package payment for 2024 & 2025 paid from the collected prizepool – full details in the terms.

Diamond Packages

These packages will be funded from 50% of the collected prizepool

The Playoff - 10x Platinum Packages

TEN Platinum Packages will be guaranteed in the Live Playoff and will be funded from 50% of the collected prizepool.

Schedule of Events 2022

All the events below count towards the National Poker League

How are points calculated?

Use our calculator to work out how many points you have earned in a particular tournament you’ve played or use it to calculate what you in need in the chase for the prizes!

Enter number of entries

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Enter your buy-in ( £ / € )

Leaderboard Points

Hall of Fame

PLAYER OF THE YEAR 2021

Euan McNicholas is the 2021 Player of the Year and NEW #Team Grosvenor Sponsored Pro! After a very close battle with Ben Teague, Euan pulled together a fine run of results to get the job done. Euan’s biggest win of the year was the GUKPT London Main in July for over £165k.

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Position Player Name Reward Points
1 Euan Mcnicholas £20,000 Sponsorship Package + Grosvenor Casinos Player of the year Trophy 998.77
2 Ben Teague 2022 Diamond Package 947.28
3 Christopher Johnson 2022 Diamond Package 883.97
4 Paul Rigg 2022 Diamond Package 833.48
5 Guy Taylor 2022 Diamond Package 816.71
6 Andrew Bak 2022 Diamond Package 783.75
7 John Bousfield 2022 Diamond Package 780.94
8 Christopher Maguire 2022 Diamond Package 771.25
9th - 77th Various Players NPL Play-off spot 783.75 to 393.69

PLAYER OF THE YEAR 2020

John Bousfield is the 2020 Player of the Year! He held the top spot from March and played 168 qualifying tournaments! This included winning a GUKPT Manchester £250 Side Event, a 2nd place in the Grand Final 6 Max and 3rd in the National 25-50.

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Position Player Name Reward Points
1 John Bousfield 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package + Grosvenor Casinos Player of the Year Trophy 1127.29
2 Guy Taylor 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 1117.56
3 Kevin Charalambous 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 1087.35
4 Andrew Bak 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 1066.64
5 Haresh Thaker 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 1049.21
6th - 77th Various Players NPL Play-off spot 1021.27 to 406.76

PLAYER OF THE YEAR 2019

Richard Kellett was our 2019 Player of the Year after an outstanding year of results. His dominating performance included final tabling 4 out of 6 GUKPT main events, 6x 25/25 series final tables back to back... to back... plus three deepstack final tables.

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Position Player Name Reward Points
1 Richard Kellett 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package + Grosvenor Casinos Player of the Year Trophy 548.65
2 John Bousfield 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 492.59
3 Michael Fletcher 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 478.21
4 Haresh Thaker 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 474.89
5 Ben Maregedze 2020 Diamond GUKPT Package 473.1
6 - 77 Various Players NPL Play-off spot 460.66 - 153.82
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Poker Live App

All National Poker League events can be found on the Grosvenor Poker Live App.

This is your indispensable tool for keeping up to date with our live poker events across the UK. Find nearby games, save your favourite venues, check out results and view real-time updates on tournaments and cash games across the UK.

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The National Poker League 2021 Terms and Conditions

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    General

  • 1. The National Poker League will apply in all Grosvenor Casino’s where National Poker League events are held.
  • 2. National Poker League events will also be held online at Grosvenorpoker.com.
  • 3. The National Poker League 2022 will start on Thursday 18th November 2021 and AFTER the GUKPT Grand Final in 2022
  • 4. Final league standings will be announced within 5 days of the GUKPT Grand Final completion
  • 5. The National Poker League will apply to all live events as follows:
  • a. GUKPT festival events
  • b. GUKPT Mini festival events
  • c. G400
  • d. 25/25
  • e. Goliath
  • f. Deepstack
  • 6. The National Poker League will apply to all National Online Events as set out in the schedule.
  • 7. Grosvenor Presents restricted events (e.g. Women’s, Seniors), will not have any deductions made from there prize pool and no league points will be awarded.
  • 8. “Special” events may be added and eligible for league points throughout the year, that do not fall under the umbrella of the above-named events, this includes online as well as live events.
  • 9, Some “Special” events may award points but not have any deductions from the prize pools.
  • 10. All events are subject to availability and may be cancelled or moved, this includes online as well as live events.
  • 11. Two percent of the money collected in eligible live events will form the prize pool for the National Poker League (excluding the £20,000 sponsorship, which is added value)
  • a. This will only be taken from the stakes contributed by players and NOT any overlay.
  • b. No deductions will be made from any online event.
  • c. All funds collected will be returned to the players as prizes, there will not be an admin charge applied to this promotion.
  • Points

  • Players will be awarded points when they make the money of a National Poker League tournament, this is according to a set criterion based on:
  • a) The buy-in (excluding fee).
  • a) The size of the field.
  • a) The individual finishing positions.
  • 14. Only one entry will be counted per player, per event.
  • 15. Anyone participating in the league must adhere to the rules and spirit of the promotion. Anyone breaking the rules or deemed to have breached the spirit of the rules, may be subject to penalties ranging from a reduction in points up to exclusion from Grosvenor Casinos.
  • 16. All players taking part in this promotion must be eligible to play in Grosvenor Casinos both live and online, players that may have qualified for a prize or to take part in the playoff will not be entitled to any prize if they subsequently cease to be eligible to take part and their prize either awarded to another player or rolled into the following years league.
  • 17. Players sponsored by Grosvenor Casinos are not eligible to take part in this promotion, but they will still be awarded points according their finishing position, players who finish behind a sponsored player will not receive the sponsored player points.
  • a. This does not apply to previous years National Poker League winner.
  • 18. Employees of Grosvenor Casinos and their direct family members are not entitled to take part in this promotion as per company policy.
  • 19. Packages are strictly non-transferable and must be used in the same calendar year they are awarded, any packages left over after this time will expire and any funds not used will be carried over to the following years National Poker League, subject to the promotion continuing into the following year.
  • 20. Should it not be possible to continue with the promotion for any reason, Grosvenor Casinos will return the funds to players by creating a different promotion.
  • 21. Grosvenor Casinos Limited reserves the right to extend the length of the league and change the play off day if events had been rescheduled or removed due to powers outside of the norm.
  • 22. Grosvenor Casinos Limited reserves the right to discontinue or change this competition at any time and for any reason, without notice.
  • 23. This competition is also subject to Grosvenor Casino Limited’s General Terms and Conditions.
  • 24. Grosvenor Casinos Limited is the sole arbiter of this competition and its decision is final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into.
  • 25. Promoter: Grosvenor Casinos Limited and Grosvenor Casinos (GC) Limited, The Rank Group Plc, Tor building, Saint-Cloud Way, Maidenhead, SL6 8BN.

View Terms & Conditions

    General

  • 1. The National Poker League will apply in all Grosvenor Casino’s where National Poker League events are held.
  • 2. National Poker League events will also be held online at Grosvenorpoker.com.
  • 3. The National Poker League 2022 will start on Thursday 18th November 2021 and AFTER the GUKPT Grand Final in 2022
  • 4. Final league standings will be announced within 5 days of the GUKPT Grand Final completion
  • 5. The National Poker League will apply to all live events as follows:
  • a. GUKPT festival events
  • b. GUKPT Mini festival events
  • c. G400
  • d. 25/25
  • e. Goliath
  • f. Deepstack
  • 6. The National Poker League will apply to all National Online Events as set out in the schedule.
  • 7. Grosvenor Presents restricted events (e.g. Women’s, Seniors), will not have any deductions made from there prize pool and no league points will be awarded.
  • 8. “Special” events may be added and eligible for league points throughout the year, that do not fall under the umbrella of the above-named events, this includes online as well as live events.
  • 9, Some “Special” events may award points but not have any deductions from the prize pools.
  • 10. All events are subject to availability and may be cancelled or moved, this includes online as well as live events.
  • 11. Two percent of the money collected in eligible live events will form the prize pool for the National Poker League (excluding the £20,000 sponsorship, which is added value)
  • a. This will only be taken from the stakes contributed by players and NOT any overlay.
  • b. No deductions will be made from any online event.
  • c. All funds collected will be returned to the players as prizes, there will not be an admin charge applied to this promotion.
  • Points

  • Players will be awarded points when they make the money of a National Poker League tournament, this is according to a set criterion based on:
  • a) The buy-in (excluding fee).
  • a) The size of the field.
  • a) The individual finishing positions.
  • 14. Only one entry will be counted per player, per event.
  • 15. Anyone participating in the league must adhere to the rules and spirit of the promotion. Anyone breaking the rules or deemed to have breached the spirit of the rules, may be subject to penalties ranging from a reduction in points up to exclusion from Grosvenor Casinos.
  • 16. All players taking part in this promotion must be eligible to play in Grosvenor Casinos both live and online, players that may have qualified for a prize or to take part in the playoff will not be entitled to any prize if they subsequently cease to be eligible to take part and their prize either awarded to another player or rolled into the following years league.
  • 17. Players sponsored by Grosvenor Casinos are not eligible to take part in this promotion, but they will still be awarded points according their finishing position, players who finish behind a sponsored player will not receive the sponsored player points.
  • a. This does not apply to previous years National Poker League winner.
  • 18. Employees of Grosvenor Casinos and their direct family members are not entitled to take part in this promotion as per company policy.
  • 19. Packages are strictly non-transferable and must be used in the same calendar year they are awarded, any packages left over after this time will expire and any funds not used will be carried over to the following years National Poker League, subject to the promotion continuing into the following year.
  • 20. Should it not be possible to continue with the promotion for any reason, Grosvenor Casinos will return the funds to players by creating a different promotion.
  • 21. Grosvenor Casinos Limited reserves the right to extend the length of the league and change the play off day if events had been rescheduled or removed due to powers outside of the norm.
  • 22. Grosvenor Casinos Limited reserves the right to discontinue or change this competition at any time and for any reason, without notice.
  • 23. This competition is also subject to Grosvenor Casino Limited’s General Terms and Conditions.
  • 24. Grosvenor Casinos Limited is the sole arbiter of this competition and its decision is final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into.
  • 25. Promoter: Grosvenor Casinos Limited and Grosvenor Casinos (GC) Limited, The Rank Group Plc, Tor building, Saint-Cloud Way, Maidenhead, SL6 8BN.

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