Recently, the World Poker Tour made a major announcement during the Borgata Poker Open that they are leaving Las Vegas and moving to the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.
The WPT Championships spent their first 11 years in Las Vegas, but attendance has declined every year since 2007 when Carlos Mortensen defeated over 600 players to win $3,970,415.
Last year only 146 players registered for the even as Chino Rheem defeated Erick Lindgren. The $1,150,279 own was the smallest turnout and prize since 2003.
For those looking for other options,including online poker, the Bodog Golden Spade Poker Open takes place from September 9th to November 3rd.
An online poker tournament at Bodog.eu there is something for everyone as over 100 events exist including online texas holdem. You can win your change at the $1.5 million guaranteed prize pool by playing in an online poker room.
There is also a lower stakes Contender Series running from September 21st to October 6th and the Championship Series will run from October 19th to November 3rd.
The Golden Spade Poker Open boasts over 2,000 satellites starting as low as $3.30. Now’s the time to sign up, poker download and start competing today
You can also get into the big game with our Super Saturday Satellite Days, which are held the day before each series’ Main Event. These days are designed to get you into the Contender and Championship Series Main Events and have satellites running all day.
Players can win only one entry to a single event and in case a player does qualify several times into one tournament, additional entries will be forfeited. In addition, tournament tickets cannot be used in any other tournament or exchanged for cash.
Take a look at the full schedule and get in the game to cash in as the next Golden Spade Poker Open Champion.