WPT will start 2019 with a stage in Russia
Casino Sochi is preparing to host the World Poker Tour from January 18-27, 2019. The total guarantee of the series is about $2 800,000. The WPT stage will not be the first major poker event to be held in Sochi. The casino has previously hosted the Partypoker MILLIONS, Pokerstars Championship and other events.
The series kicks off with the WPT Opener tournament, with a guarantee of almost half a million dollars. And the biggest event will be the Main Event with a prize pool of $1.4 million. The two starting days of the tournament will take place online at Partypoker... Three more - live, at the Casino Sochi.
Also pay attention to the high roller tournament with a buy-in of 618,000 Russian rubles. And the WPT DeepStacks event with a 30 million rubles guarantee.
Through the partnership between WPT and Partypoker, series members will have access to two promotions. The first of them will allow you to win $1,000 in terms of PP LIVE. To do this, you need to guess the exact number of participants in the Main Event of the series.
The second share prize is also PP LIVE Dollars. You can get $300 for expenses if you become one of the first 100 participants in the WPT Sochi Main Event. In fact, this equals 10% cashback of the buy-in amount.