Grosvenor Casinos - Goliath

The Growth
of Goliath

The evolution of the biggest live poker tournament outside of the USA

Goliath in Numbers

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№ of Entries 1,954

Each table represents ten players

Estimated figures for 2019

Total Number of Hands Played 79,137
10 Heart J Heart Q Heart K Heart A Heart Royal Flush 0
3 Club 4 Club 5 Club 6 Club 7 Club Straight Flush (Ex. Royal Flush) 3
5 5 5 5 Four of a Kind 20
K K A A A Full House 317
Spade Spade Spade Spade Spade Flush (Ex. Royal & Straight Flush) 370
5 Heart 6 Spade 7 Diamond 8 Club 9 Diamond Straight (Ex. Royal & Straight Flush) 576
7 7 7 Three of a Kind 603
K K A A Two Pair 3,641
A A Pocket Aces 358
2 7 Deuce Seven 2,931

Estimated figures

Total Prize Pool £177,555
First Place Prize £32,705 *When deals were made
Places Paid 261
Minimum Cash £140
Hands Per Hour
Day 1
4,885
Day 2
1,221
Day 3
489
First Place Winner Leslie Fenton

How Goliath compares to other Poker tournaments

Goliath is one of the fastest growing poker tournaments in the world. It has expanded every year since its inauguration in 2011, when 1,765 turned up for the event’s debut in Coventry, UK.