The World Series of Poker and the fastest growing online poker network GGPoker Network have partnered once again to host a new edition of the WSOP Circuit online festival. Running from May 1 to 30, the WSOP Super Circuit Online Series will have the same number of WSOP Circuit Ring events with 18 in total. However, players would be able to compete for two additional gold rings through the inaugural cash game competition for it.
The upcoming festivals boast of a whopping guaranteed prize pool of $100 million, which includes all side events as well. The 18 WSOPC Ring Events will feature around $20 million in guarantees. The kye highlight will be the $525 Main Event which comes with $5 million guarantee. Day 2 will take place on Sunday, May 30th and the event’s FINAL TABLE will be streamed the following Tuesday.
- Event #1: USD 100 Super Circuit Kick-Off (USD 1 Million GTD) – Sunday, 2 May
- Event #5: USD 315 BOUNTY GIANT NLHE (USD 500,000 GTD ) – Saturday, 8 May
- Event #7: BIG USD 25 (USD 1 million GTD) – Sunday, 9 May
- Event #11: USD 400 COLOSSUS (USD 2.5 million GTD) – Sunday, 16 May
- Event #15: USD 400 PLOSSUS (USD 1 Million GTD) – Sunday, 23 May
- Event #18: USD 525 Main Event (USD 5 Million GTD) – Sunday, 30 May
Number of WSOPC Ring Events: 18 (+2 Final9 SNG)
– Smallest buy-in: USD 25
– Largest buy-in: USD 840
– Average buy-in: USD 386
– Total Guarantees WSOPC Ring Events: USD 19 Million
– Average Guarantee WSOPC Ring Events: USD 1,055,5
Players from all over the world will get the chance to compete for one of the coveted WSOP Circuit Rings for as low as $25, $52.50, and $77. Three bargain events on the schedule come with a price tag of fewer than $100. The most expensive events listed are three championships at $800 and $840 respectively, for which several satellites will be available.
Five Bounty Events, two Pot-Limit Omaha tournaments, and Deepstack variations will be available to please everyone. The popular $210 Beat the Pros will also be part of the schedule with a special WSOP edition and a $500,000 guarantee on the opening weekend.
WSOPC Cash Game Rings Promotion
While the winner of each of the 18 Ring Events earns one of poker’s most coveted prize, cash game players will also have the chance to compete for two WSOPC Cash Game Rings for the first time as well. This special cash game promotion takes place from May 1 until May 30 on the GGPoker Network. How exactly does it work?
The GGPN has an established tracking system for the daily leaderboards and it will be utilized to run a special competition during the month of May 2021. All players who take part in regular Hold’em or PLO/PLO-5 cash games will be eligible to have a shot at glory, the stakes don’t matter. The players with the highest weighted big blind scores during this period will receive an invite to the Final9 Final Table on June 5.
Only winning sessions will earn points towards the ranking and at least 50 hands have to be played. Up to 100 hands per session count and this specific time frame lasts from the moment you enter or leave a table. Losing sessions won’t result in negative points either! The weighted big blind is the number of big blinds the player wins throughout 100 hands over the course of a session.
Two SNG final tables will then take place at 6pm UTC on June 5 and each of the finalists has a cash prize of $300 locked up. The cash up for grabs goes up to $2,600 for the champion, who also receives the WSOPC Ring.
Exclusive Promotions to Follow
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WSOP Super Circuit Online Series tournaments can already be found in the tournament lobby of the online poker client as the first starting days for the $100 Super Circuit Kick-Off are scheduled for April 29.
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