The World Poker Tour and 888poker have announced a partnership for a new online series, the WPTDeepStacks, with over $3 million guaranteed prizes and 28 events, the highlight being the main event with a buy-in of $1,050.
The festival will kick off on Sunday, November 28th, with a $200,000 guarantee on the opening event with a $525 buy-in. All events start at $0.01 with buy-ins ranging from $55 for the mini main event to $5,200 for the Super High Roller. With 10 starting chances, players will have the opportunity to win 1 million dollars in prizes.
Angelica Hael, WPT Vice President, Global Tour Management, commented on the partnership, saying, “The World Poker Tour is excited to partner with 888poker again to give players around the world the opportunity to win a title in the WPTDeepStacks”.
On November 29, fans around the world can tune in and watch the final tables of six of the events online.
Dominik Nitsche, 888poker Brand Ambassador and WPT Champion, said: “This will be another fabulous festival for 888poker and WPT. The beauty of events like this is that they offer a genuine opportunity for casual players to earn big wins from buying one. penny, all from the comfort of your own home.”
“With an increasing number of online poker players emerging over the past year, I’m looking forward to witnessing the exciting action and the next WPTDS champion will emerge,” concluded Nitsche.
This is the second time that 888poker will host a WPT event in 2021. Amit Berkovich, head of 888poker expressed his gratitude, saying, “We are delighted to partner with the WPT to launch another WPTDeepStacks series.”
“Responding to the ever-changing needs of our players, the festival brings the prestige and feel of the live circuit on mobile or laptop and gives both casual and professional players a shot at poker glory,” concluded Berkovich.