UKCOAP Day 3 & 4 – High Roller & HORSE

  1. Day 3 of UKCOAP on Friday saw the second live Main Event Day 1 action with 92 unique entries, and 14 of them progressing onto Day 2 on Sunday with a min cash locked up – though the main action of the day surrounded the High Roller and the HORSE Championship.


82 entries for the High Roller paid the top 9 Final Table players, which when it got to 4-handed an ICM deal was agreed that saw Sophie Clarke come out on top with £5,720.


High Roller Final Table


Sophie Clarke


Position Name Prize
1 Sophie Clarke £5,720
2 William Kang £5,325
3 Anon £4,240
4 Shiram Subramanian £3,900
5 Nathan Stuart Jordan £1,600
6 Scott Gardner £1,230
7 Anon £985
8 Anon £860
9 Antony Rogers £740


The HORSE Championship medal event peaked at 55 unique entries for the Freezeout, which went to a Final Table 7 all in the money with first to depart Nathan Ward picking up £220 in 7th and followed by APAT regulars Gordon McArthur 6th for £300 and Simon Lawlor 5th for £415, with Craig Bickerton just missing out on a medal in 4th though picking up £550.


HORSE Final Table


Chris Dobson was the first to bink a medal – Bronze in 3rd along with £770.


Seth Webber went one better with Silver and £1,265.


And crowned the UK HORSE CHAMPION was

Vahid Amirzahiri

£1,980 and Championship Gold Medal


Day 4 on Saturday brought lots of action – 2 Main Event Day 1 Flights which saw Day 1C having 22/144 progress along with Day 1D 20/131 – action would continue on Sunday with a total of 72 Day 2 qualifiers all aiming to pick up Championship Medals and that £7,500 top prize.


Saturday also brought an exciting ROE (NLHE/PLO) CHAMPIONSHIP which paid the top 8 players.


Final table of the ROE (NLHE/PLO)

  1. Ben Burnhill
  2. Mohamed Ould
  3. Andrea King
  4. Tristan Chaplin
  5. Mhazir Khan
  6. Chris White
  7. Valentin Svilenov
  8. John Coy
  9. Haresh Thaker


Position Name
1 Haresh Thaker £1,155
2 Christopher White £740
3 Tristan Chaplin £445
4 Ben Burnhill £315
5 John Brian Coy £230
6 Mhazir Khan £165
7 Anon £130
8 Anon £120


Playing his first ever live PLO variant, congrats to John Coy finishing in 5th for £230, with Ben Burnhill falling by the wayside in 4th just shy of a medal – though picking up £315.


Well known APAT regular Tristan Chaplin picked up Bronze and £445, with Chris White taking Silver and £740 before crowning Haresh Thaker the UK ROE Championship and him taking home £1,155 and Championship Gold Medal.


Tom Brady
APAT Operations Director
Live Events & Tour

Email: tombrady[at]
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