WPT Season 12 begins from August 12

WPT Cyprus 2013After a long break, WPT is all set to return with poker action as Season 12 of the World Poker Tour kicks off at the Merit Crystal Cove Casino and Resort, Cyprus from 12th August. The two-week gala event will feature 35 events and a prize money of $ 3.5 Million is expected to be paid out in the fortnight.

Merit Casino is the perfect place to start the new season of WPT with picturisque beaches and five star facilities. Cyprus is the first stop of this years WPT and a huge player Turnout is expected. The Main Event will start on August 16th and a guaranteed prize pool of $1 Million is featured for the same. Marvin Rettenmaier is the defending champion for this event and had last year created history by winning two back to back WPT events. 

The casino also announced that the much awaited WPT players beach party will also be hosted on the sandy beaches of Cyprus. The perfect backdrop of the crystal clear waters of Cyprus surely won’t disappoint anyone. 

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