The U.S. Poker Open is returning in 2021 after lacking a yr as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. The sequence of high-stakes dwell poker tournaments is about to run from June 3-15 on the PokerGO Studio at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are 12 occasions scheduled, with buy-ins starting from $10,000 to $50,000.
The 2021 USPO will a part of the not too long ago accounted PokerGO Tour. All 12 of the tournaments supplied throughout the sequence will award rankings points based mostly on the quantity of many who gamers money for. With 22 qualifying occasions within the books thus far in 2021, Ali Imsirovic is presently sitting atop the PokerGO Tour leaderboard with 1,145 factors, 10 cashes, 4 titles and $1,659,010 in earnings.
The factors system may even be utilized to find out the winner of the U.S. Poker Open Championship. This player-of-the-series award will include $50,000 in added prize cash and a brand new ‘Golden Eagle Trophy’.
Seven of the twelve occasions supplied characteristic conventional no-limit maintain’em, with the remaining 5 tournaments that includes an assortment of different video games together with pot-limit Omaha, an enormous guess combine format, an eight-game format, and quick deck. The first eleven occasions will all characteristic double re-entry, with single re-entry within the $50,000 buy-in no-limit maintain’em occasion that may convey the sequence to its conclusion.
This will mark the third working of the USPO. Whoever captures the trophy this yr will be part of a brief however elite listing of champions. Stephen Chidwick got here out on prime within the first-ever USPO again in February of 2018, cashing in 5 of the eight occasions supplied. He emerged victorious in two of these occasions, incomes $1,256,600 all through the sequence. The most up-to-date USPO was held within the winter of 2019. David Peters cashed for a complete of $1,584,000 throughout the ten occasions that yr, profitable the ultimate occasion of the sequence to safe the trophy with a ultimate lead of simply 10 rankings factors.
As in previous years, every occasion’s ultimate desk shall be live-streamed on Poker Central’s OTT service PokerGO, with broadcasts starting at 4:00 p.m. Eastern every day all through the sequence.
Here is a have a look at the whole schedule of occasions:
|Start Date||Event||Starting Stack||Re-entry|
|June 3||$10,000 No-Limit Hold’em||125,000||Double|
|June 4||$10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha||125,000||Double|
|June 5||$10,000 No-Limit Hold’em||125,000||Double|
|June 6||$10,000 Big Bet Mix||125,000||Double|
|June 7||$10,000 No-Limit Hold’em||125,000||Double|
|June 8||$10,000 8-Game||125,000||Double|
|June 9||$10,000 No-Limit Hold’em||125,000||Double|
|June 10||$10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha||125,000||Double|
|June 11||$10,000 No-Limit Hold’em||125,000||Double|
|June 12||$10,000 Short Deck||300,000||Double|
|June 13||$25,000 No-Limit Hold’em||150,000||Double|
|June 14||$50,000 No-Limit Hold’em||200,000||Single|