Total guarantee of WPT World Online Championship will amount to $100 000 000
Last week, PartyPoker announced that they would conduct the huge series WPT World Online Championship. The guaranteed prize pool of the online poker festival and the dates were previously unknown, but the other day, the organizers shared this information with the PartyPoker players.
Overall, $100 million will be raffled during the series, which is a record guarantee for the poker room. The WPT World Online Championship will be carried out in the period from July 17 to September 8, so that the players will be able to spend the whole summer participating in this series.
There will be 12 tourneys held of three buy-in levels: $33, $320 and $3 200. Thus, the poker room will provide a field for online battles, both for high rollers and players with an average bankroll. The winners of these tourneys will receive champion titles.
Three Main Events
PartyPoker will host three Main Events as part of the WPT World Online Championship. They can be identified by different buy-ins:
- Micro Main Event: buy-in – $109; guarantee – $1 million.
- Mini Main Event: buy-in – $1 050; guarantee – $5 million.
- Main Event: buy-in – $10 300; guarantee – $10 million.
It should be reminded that the Main Event winner will receive the right to participate in the WPT champion event worth $15 000 free of charge, and will also join the WPT Champion Club.
As for the high rollers, they won’t be ignored, as there will be a few high roller events. The most expensive one will be the tournament worth $102 000 with a $5 000 000 guarantee. The full tournament schedule will be published closer to the beginning of the series.