WPT World Online Championships
The whole world is quarantined due to coronavirus pandemic. As a result, the live poker was forced to migrate to online, and now, many prestigious poker series in 2020 take place online. This also applies to the World Poker Tour 2020.
WPT World Championships Online series will be held at PartyPoker from 17 July to 8 September. The organizers expect this series to be the largest online one at PartyPoker. WPT World Championships guarantee at PartyPoker is $100 000 000.
As part of this series, three Main Events with different buy-in levels will be held: $109, $1 050 and $10 300. In total, there are 12 champion events in WPT Online schedule at PartyPoker. However, due to the fact that 8 events will be held with three buy-in levels and one – with two levels, 20 tournaments will be played in total.
In addition to NLH and Omaha classic tournaments, there will be also events in the format of PLO Hi-Lo, Knock Out, 8-MAX, 6 MAX, Mix MAX and others. A large variety of formats and the wide range of buy-ins will allow the players to find tournament based on their own preference and bankroll.
In addition, PartyPoker players are granted the whole grid of satellites that allow to save money and play in WPT World Championship online tournaments even for $1. Also, the tickets for a total amount of $500 000 will be raffled among the winners of regular events in the poker room. Register at PartyPoker and get $30 bonus for the first deposit of $10, as well as additional bonuses for registration from Cardmates.
WPT online championship tournaments will be held with limited late registration and with no more than two flights. As for NLH tournaments, they will be held with the possibility of 1 re-entry.
The real names instead of nicknames will be used in WPT tournaments at PartyPoker.
Key points of WPT World Championship at PartyPoker:
- Date and place of series: from 1 July to 9 August, 2020, at PartyPoker.
- Number of events: 20 tournaments with different buy-in levels (12 championship events in total).
- Tournaments buy-ins: from $33 to $102 000 (+ satellites from $1.10).
- Main Event: WPT World Championship Main Event with $10 300 buy-in and $10 000 000 guarantee (29 August – 2 September), as well as WPT Mini World Championship Main Event with $1 050 buy-in and $5 000 000 guarantee (22-26August), and WPT Micro World Championship Main Event with $109 buy-in and $1 000 000 guarantee (22-26 August).
- The most expensive tournaments: WPT World Championship Super High Roller for $102 000 with $5 000 000 guarantee (7 September), WPT World Championship High Roller for $25 500 with $10 000 000 guarantee (5 September).
- The cheapest tournaments: 8 Micro events with $33 buy-in:
- WPT Micro World Championship Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Lo with $50 000 guarantee (from 18 July);
- WPT Micro World Championship Pot Limit Omaha with $100 000 guarantee (from 25 July);
- WPT Micro World Championship 8-Max with $300 000 guarantee (from 1 August 1);
- WPT Micro World Championship Knockout with $300 000 guarantee (from 8 August);
- WPT Micro World Championship 6-Max with $300 000 guarantee (from 15 August);
- WPT Micro World Championship Heads Up with $20 000 guarantee (from 2 September);
- WPT Micro World Championship Mix-Max with $300 000 guarantee (from 5 September);
- WPT Micro World Championship Turbo with $100 000 guarantee (8 September).
The full schedule of WPT World Championship at PartyPoker can be found on the official website and in the lobby of poker room.
The winner of Main Event, as well as the champions of another 4 championship events will get the ticket to the final of WPT Tournament of Champions worth $15 000.
The most interesting WPT World Online Championship events will be broadcasted online on partypoker Twich Channel.
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