One month from now, the biggest poker festival on this planet will kick off at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Yes! The 46th annual World Series of Poker which puts 68 bracelets with nearly $200 million in prize money up for grab will begin on 27th May. 2015 is going to be one of the years when the WSOP will shatter all its records of player’s turnout and prize money. If you still haven’t made up your mind to be a part of this poker extravaganza, we give you three reasons to play at the 2015 WSOP.
Two sub-$1,000 buy-in events
You can play 2 WSOP events this year with a buy-in much less than $1,000. This could be the best opportunity for any poker lover to play for the first time in World Series of Poker. Event 5 – $565 Colossus No-Limit Hold’em is going to be the lowest buy-in event of WSOP since 1980. With the guaranteed prize pool of $5 million the organizers are expecting the field to cross the 10,000 mark. Event 65 – $777 Lucky 7’s No-Limit Hold’em is another event where you can win huge prize with the coveted WSOP gold bracelet with a nominal buy-in of $777. If you have never played at the World Series of Poker, this could be the best chance to join the poker madness.
1,000 places to be paid in the Main Event
The $10,000 Main Event of WSOP which brings in life changing fortune and fame will reward 1,000 players this year. The new payout structure is encouraging for the players who hesitated to enter this mega event eyeing a high buy-in against less number of placed paid. With 3 opening flights starting July 5 the WSOP main event will see thousands of poker players from across the world congregating for the richest poker fiesta which will be halted at the final table of top 9 players on July 14. The last man to finish in money in the 1000th place will walk away with a profit of $5,000 while the last man standing will reach the heights of glory with a momentous cash prize and the most prestigious WSOP ME bracelet.
Online bracelet event
For the first time in the history of World Series of Poker, you can play an online event and win the coveted WSOP bracelet. The $1,000 buy-in event can be played on wsop.com on July 2 from anywhere in Nevada. The final game will be played the next day at Rio to crown the first online bracelet champion. So get ready to shootout the online field and win an illustrious WSOP bracelet with a massive cash prize.