2020 World Series of Poker Main Event International Tournament Draws 674 Entries

The numbers remain in for the ‘Internation Competition’ section of the 2020 Globe Collection of Casino poker $10,000 buy-in main event. A total amount of 674 entries were made across 3 starting trips, developing a prize pool of $6,470,400.

The 2020 WSOP $10,000 main event features an unprecedented live-and-online hybrid model, and will essentially play out as 2 different events that each start online as well as will play till 2 different live last tables are set. The two ultimate champs determined at those last tables will certainly after that contest to identify which will certainly win the champion WSOP gold bracelet and also an included incentive reward of $1,000,000 to go along with whatever they won at their first final table.

The leading 80 finishers will certainly make the cash in the ‘International Competition’, with a min-cash being worth $15,277. The last nine gamers will certainly all gain at the very least $75,360, with the ultimate champ readied to take home $1,550,969 in addition to their chance at the title and also the bonus million that is up for grabs.

A total amount of 179 players made it through the 3 beginning trips to make Day 2, which returns to at 1:00 p.m. Eastern time on Monday, December 7. Play will continue till the nine-handed last table is established. Those players will then reconvene personally to play down to a champion at King’s Gambling enterprise in Rosvadov, the website of the WSOP Europe for numerous years now.

The general chip leader heading into day 2 is Senthuran Vijayaratnam, that bagged up 966,714 at the end of the 3rd and largest starting flight. Day 1C drew 257 entries, with 1A including 246 as well as 1B another 171.

Lots of accomplished gamers have made it with to day 2 with healthy and balanced heaps, consisting of day 1B leader Blaz Zerjav (639,394), Viacheslav Buldygin (480,671), Preben Stokkan (446,677), Christopher Puetz (394,051), Laurynas Levinskas (389,628), Damian Salas (266,036), and also Toby Joyce (243,195).

2020 WSOP Online main event champ Stoyan Madanzhiev was gotten rid of from this event on Day 1C. Madanzhiev voiced his disappointment with this event being marketed as the ‘main event’ after he had actually currently won a tournament that was described as such previously this year. In a Twitter blog post he claimed, “Recalling, If I had actually recognized I had not been playing the ‘real’ globe series of poker, I probably wouldn’t have actually reentered. Or perhaps even played.”

The equivalent to the ‘International Event’ sector of this hybrid occasion is the ‘Residential Tournament’. That will certainly begin on Dec. 13 with a single starting trip. The final table will certainly be established the adhering to day, with the in-person finale occurring on Dec. 28. The champions of both events will certainly then meet on Dec. 30 for a final battle for the arm band and also the included $1,000,000 in cash prize.

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