There can be at the least 33 World Series of Poker bracelets awarded on the digital felt this 12 months as organizers introduced the schedule of the U.S.-facing 2021 WSOP Online.
Events will run from July 1- Aug. 1 on WSOP.com, which is accessible for these in Nevada and New Jersey. For these outdoors the U.S., the worldwide phase of the WSOP Online will happen on GGPoker. The schedule for that collection is predicted to be launched within the coming weeks.
“Poker deserves a big finish to 2021 and we’re looking to heat things up this summer,” stated Ty Stewart, WSOP Executive Director. “We count on to supply nice worth tournaments in addition to complete satellites to qualify for Las Vegas within the Fall.”
The inaugural WSOP Online attracted over 283,983 entries, with greater than $174.5 million in prize cash paid throughout the home and worldwide segments, with a complete of 85 bracelets awarded alongside the way in which. The 2021 WSOPO can be one half of a three-pronged method to the WSOP this 12 months, with the standard dwell and in-person WSOP set to happen from Sept. 30 – Nov. 23 on the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. The quantity of bracelets to be awarded in Las Vegas has not but been introduced. The WSOP Europe can be set to return in 2021, with 15 bracelet occasions anticipated between Nov. 19 via Tuesday, Dec. 8 on the King’s Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic.
The 2021 WSOP Online home schedule was damaged down into a number of themed segments, beginning off with ‘Premiere Week’. Highlights from the primary seven days embrace
a pair of number-themed tournaments: the ‘Lucky Sevens’ $777 buy-in no-limit maintain’em occasion working on July 7 and the ‘Crazy Eights’ $888 buy-in no-limit maintain’em occasion the next day.
The second weekend of the schedule is dubbed ‘Micro Madness’, and options the one three tournaments on the schedule with buy-ins beneath $500. Next up on the agenda is ‘PLO Week’, which sports activities three of the 4 non-no-limit maintain’em occasions on the schedule, with a pair of $600 pot-limit Omaha six-max occasions and a pot-limit Omaha model of the ‘Crazy Eights’ occasion.
‘Double Bracelet Day’ will happen on July 25, with the $7,777 buy-in excessive curler occasion and the five hundred ‘Big500 Encore’ bein the one bracelet occasions scheduled for a similar date all through this 33-event collection.
‘Championship Week’ will deliver the collection to its climax with a quantity of championship occasions, highlighted by the $500 buy-in no-limit maintain’em ‘Grand Finale’ occasion, which is able to function a $1,000,000 assure, the most important in WSOP.com historical past. That occasion would be the last event of the US-facing phase of the WSOP Online, and is ready to kick off on Aug. 1. Check out the picture beneath for a take a look at the whole schedule.