Earlier in September, the World Poker Tour (WPT) and partypoker LIVE announced their collaboration. Now, they have named the five major stops for 2019. The WPT 2019 season will start at Casino Sochi with WPT Russia on January 21-27.
The biggest events of the Russian WPT will be the WPT DeepStacks tournaments with a buy-in of 99 thousand rubles and the Main Event with a buy-in of 198 thousand rubles. The first guarantee will amount to 30 million rubles, and at least 90 million rubles will be won in the Main Event WPT Russia.
In 2019, 5 World Poker Tour events are planned. The season will open in Sochi, after which the tournaments will be held in Barcelona, Nottingham, Rozvadov and Montreal.
|EVENT||VENUE &||FESTIVAL||MAIN EVENT||MAIN EVENT|
|WPT Russia||Casino Sochi||January 18-27||USD $3,300||January 21-27|
|WPT Barcelona||Casino Barcelona||March 9-17||€ 3.300||March 11-16|
|WPT European||Dusk Till Dawn||April 6-14||£ 3,300||April 8-14|
|WPT Germany||King’s Casino||August 9-19||€ 3.300||August 12-18|
|Rozvadov, Czech Republic|
|WPT Montreal||Playground Poker Club||Oct 25-Nov 3||CAD $5,300||Oct 27-Nov 3|