On Friday, Nov. 10, the Playground Poker Club will kick off the $2 million guaranteed World Poker Tour Montreal main event. The tournament closes out a successful Fall Classic that guaranteed a total of more than $3.3 million.
The CAD$3,500+$350 buy-in event features three starting flights on Friday, Saturday and Sunday Nov. 10-12 at 11 a.m. The final table, which will be live streamed and filmed for television, will take place Thursday, Nov. 16 at noon.
The event features a generous blind structure with 30,000 in starting chips and 60-minute levels. The levels jump to 90 minutes on days 3 and 4. Players who fail to make it through day 1a can re-enter for day 1b and/or day 1c. Anyone who bags more than one starting flight will only be able to play their biggest stack on day 2.
Last-minute Hotel deals and flight discounts are available here. Most players choose to stay in downtown Montreal where the non-poker action is hopping and there is a huge variety of the some of the greatest restaurants and nightclubs in North America. Downtown Montreal is only a 20-minute drive from Playground Poker Club.
This is the sixth WPT in beautiful Montreal, where this event has been hosted every November since 2012. So far, during the five previous Montreal Events, the WPT has awarded over $13,300,000 in total prizes. This is the 10th overall main tour event hosted at Playground Poker Club, who has also hosted two national events (12 in total including this WPT).
Source : www.cardplayer.com