Simon Jones is crowned the Greatest Poker Player in the Universe
ISLE OF MAN – The 2017 edition of the MPN’s Universal Championship of Poker has come to a close. €750,000 was guaranteed across 59 events in September, a €250,000 increase on the previous year’s guarantees. In total, over €810,000 in prize pools were generated making it the biggest UCOP to date.
A €10,000 leaderboard tracked player progress throughout the series to determine who the Greatest Poker Player in the Universe was. Professional poker player/sports psychology lecturer, Simon Jones, took the crown with a €5,000 cash bonus and trophy to prove it.