Kanit takes IPT title

ps_news_thn.jpgAn Italian player won €200,000 at the final table of IPT Nova Gorica.

Mustapha Kanit beat a field of 395 players here in Nova Gorica, where the Italian Poker Tour generated a massive €768,240 prize pool.

Kanit's heads up opponent was PokerStars Qualifier Marco Mancini who took second place for €122,000.

The final action saw Kanit overtake Mancini on a board reading 6♠A♠9♥9♣K♠

Here's how the hands looked on their backs.

Kanit: Q♦9♦



The next stop in the second Season of IPT is in San Remo for the Grand Final during the EPT and promises to be a cracker to end a fantastic second season for the IPT.

The event, which takes place between April 27 through May 4 will see Tamas Lendvai crowned as winner of the IPT Leader board. Lendvai will be sponsored by PokerStars during all of Season 3.

IPT Staff
@PokerStars in Italian Poker Tour