The Card Player Poker Tour is a series of poker matches launched by Card Player Media. The live tournament returns to Bestbet Jacksonville, a popular poker hotspot in North Florida. The venue has already hosted two tournaments this year, including a winter open and a spring tournament.
The two marquee tournament series were successful with more than 4,600 entries. The two also awarded approximately $3.3 million in prize money to various players at 22 events.
In another major poker series, bestbet Jacksonville will be paired with Card Player for an 11 - event series. This will be the eighth time the Card Player Poker Tour has partnered with bestbet Jacksonville. The event will run from June 17 to June 28, 2021.
Jesse Hollander, Bestbet's Executive Director of Poker Operations, was excited to announce that he is excited about the Card Player Poker Tour. He added that the June event will be Bestbet's first partnership since reopening last year. When asked if the demand for the poker tournament is high, Hollander said he expects the hype to continue.
Jesse confirmed that the previous two main events had a bit of a prize pool under $500 million and we were hoping that the upcoming events would bring higher prize pools. He added that players are excited to get back to playing tournament poker.
More information about the summer poker tournament
The summer poker tournament will kick off with a no-limit hold'em poker tournament with a buy-in of $ 560. There will be three starting flights and one final table event to choose from. This will be streamed live on June 20 on bestbetLIVE. The second action will begin on June 25 and run until June 28. This card player poker tournament main event will require a buy-in of $ 2500 and there will be two starting flights available, starting at noon on the scheduled dates.
Bestbet's executive director explained that the higher buy-in was due to increased demand. Hollander said people were interested in playing tournaments with higher buy-ins because it built a larger prize pool.
Hollander also noted that the buy-in may be out reaching local customers, but we assure you that there will be satellite opportunities. These opportunities will provide hundreds of players the opportunity to enter the main tournament with a discounted entry fee.
Players participating in these events will have 30, 000 chips and 40-minute blind levels to start. As with the other tournaments, there are no restrictions on entering the main event. Players can register for the event up to the start of level 10 of the event .
About Bestbet Jacksonville
Bestbet Jacksonville's history dates back to 1934, when it came to the Jacksonville Greyhound Racing brand. Together with Orange Park, they operate the best poker rooms in the state of Florida. Hollander and Women in Poker Hall of Fame member Deborah Giardina run the two brands.
The poker room started hosting poker in 2012, with 63 poker tables and 24 tables of other games such as Pai Gow.
In addition to the World Poker Tour and Card Player Poker Tour, bestbet also hosts daily tournaments. The room is known for its exemplary provision of cash games, including limit poker, Omaha, seven-card stud, no-limit poker and more.
There are also exciting jackpots, promotions and daily high hands. In addition, the poker room makes every effort to update upcoming promotions, daily tournaments and other monthly information.