60-year-old retired landlord from Leicestershire, Robert Baguley, was declared winner of this years UKIPT PokerStars tournament, picking up the Gaudio designed trophy and £210,400 in the process!
He beat 1,625 of europe’s best players at the Nottingham tournament and plans to take a holiday with the winnings: “I might consider going to Tenerife rather than Cornwall now,” he said.
Gaudio & PokerStars
Gaudio have been working closely with PokerStars for several years and now produce custom trophies for PokerStars events worldwide. The trophy designs have changed over the years from bronze cast awards to the current, highly destinctive profiled awards.
To find out more about PokerStars events, visit the PokerStars website