The guarantee of $20 000 000 was beaten in Millions Online at PartyPoker
For the second year in a row, PartyPoker is hosting the tournament with the largest guarantee in online poker – $20 000 000. Lots of work must be done in order to hold a tournament of this magnitude, and the PartyPoker management has managed to do this.
Players have beaten the $20 million guarantee
Currently, late registration for the tournament has already finished, and within 4 days, the event collected 2 109 entries. This allowed beating the guarantee of $20 million and now the tournament prize pool is equal to $21 090 000.
There were 383 players to enter the second day, and only 83 of them will get in the money. The minimum payout will amount to $21 000.
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Huge amounts of money will be played at the final table: the winner will receive as much as $2 636 000. Three more people will be given over $1 000 000, and the player who takes the eighth place will get $316 000.
The final will be shown on Twitch
Viewers will have the opportunity to watch the final game day on PartyPoker Twitch channel. Monika Zukowicz, a member of the PartyPoker Team, will act as a commentator.
The stream starts at 8:30 pm (GMT) on December 10.
Despite the large number of entries, it wasn't possible to break the record of the last year. In 2018, the prize pool was equal to $21 835 000, which is $745 000 more than this year’s one. In that event, two finalists made a deal, and each of them received more than $2 000 000 in prize money.