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World Poker Tour DeepStacks Montreal Update

by , Mar 3, 2020 | 9:52 pm

Playground’s 2020 schedule is complemented by the WPTDeepStacks date in mid-April.

Perhaps the most prestigious mid-major tournament in poker, DeepStacks is always exciting and ‘stacked’ with impressive play.

This year’s event is loaded with CAD. The WPTDeepStacks Montreal Main event is guaranteed $1,000,000.00. This portion of the tournament starts on April 12th with the online poker party.

The WPTDeepStacks Opener is shelling out $500,000.00 with unlimited re-entry and kicks off on the 16th of April with a day of online play. We’ll see the first at-at games if the Main Event on April 22nd.

In addition to all of the satellite action for the main event, we’ll also see the Playground 200 with a $200 + 20 buy-in that guarantees $100,000.00 in payouts and starts in the morning on April 19th. There are six other events that will take place, one at the beginning of the series, and five towards the end:

  • Freeze – April 16th $25,000.00
  • Day 1 WPTDeepStacks High Roller – April 25th, $200,000.00
  • 50/50 Bounty – April 26th, $25,000.00
  • Pot Limit Omaha – April 26th, $15,000.00
  • 6-Max – April 27th, $25,000.00
  • 8-Max – April 27th, $25,000.00

So, as you can see, there will be a ton of action at Playground Poker in Montreal this April. The entire field is yet to be determined so you should start practicing your poker at the top sportsbooks now and perhaps you can win some satellite tournaments to qualify for this massive Montreal event.

Let’s break down the principal events a bit further.

The WPTDeepStacks Opener is a $500 + $50 with seven starting flights. As mentioned above, the total prize money is a massive half-million dollars and with unlimited re-entry, those with enough cash to buy back in have extra opportunity to take home a large chunk of money.

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