Many Poker Stars are coming to the WSOP Europe at King’s Resort
Rozvadov. Less than four weeks left till the World Series of Poker Europe 2019 festival begins at King's Resort. Starting on October 13th, it will host as many Poker Pros as never seen before.
For the first time outside of the USA, the new tournament plan features 15 bracelets at a WSOP festival. Over € 23 million in guaranteed prize pools will be played until the 4th of November.
A list of the WSOPE 2019 Poker Pros includes: the reigning WSOP Main Event Champion Hossein Ensan, the 15-time bracelet winner Phil Hellmuth and Poker Legend Phil Ivey. In addition, Poker Icon Daniel Negreanu announced to attend as well for the very first time at King’s.
Of course, superstars like Shaun Deep, Chris Ferguson, Phil Hui and many more also hope to win points for the Player of the Year rating of the WSOP. Players have a chance to win a plenty of points at WSOPE, therefore they will fight for them until the very end of the festival.
The race starts on the 13th of October with the NLH opener event with a guarantee of € 200,000 + 2 WSOPE ME tickets and a buy-in of € 315 + € 35 service-fee. It is followed by a 250K Super High Roller tournament, which guarantees at least € 5 million in prize money.
The € 10,000 + € 350 WSOPE Main Event like its counterpart in Las Vegas is expected to be one of the festival highlights. A wide range of players will fight along with the greatest poker players in the world to win the much sought-after Main Event Bracelet and the prize pool guarantee of € 5,000,000.
Also, fans of mixed events can look forward to two special events. Firstly, the 8-game mix tournament with a guaranteed prize pool of € 250,000 and a buy in of € 2,300 + € 200 service-fee. And just a few days later - the € 25K Mixed Games Championship with a guarantee of € 1,000,000 and a buy-in of € 25,000 + € 500 service fee.
Information about King's Resort Rozvadov
King's Resort is the largest poker room in Europe. In addition to a large selection of poker tournaments and cash games at the casino, you will also find live games and slot machines around the clock. In 2017, a luxurious five-star hotel was opened next to the casino. Of course, you will also find the first-class wellness at the King's Resort. The casino's poker section hosts well-known poker events where players from around the world gather. The casino was founded in 2003.
Information about the history of the WSOP
The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is the most popular poker series, it has been running since 1970 annually in Las Vegas. The winners of the WSOP tournaments receive in addition to the prize money a coveted gold bracelet, a so-called ‘bracelet’, as a sign of recognition of their performance.
In 2007, the European version, the World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE) was launched; while maintaining the same tradition with golden bracelets for the winners. Like the US version of the WSOP, the WSOPE is of great interest to all poker players and fans. So far, players have played at the WSOPE in London, Berlin, Cannes and Paris.
More than 23,000 people have participated in the nine years of existence of the WSOPE. So far, more than 108 million euros in winnings have been distributed. In the Czech Republic, the first WSOPE took place at King's Resort in 2017, and this year the series will return to the same location for the third time in its history.