The Hard Rock Tulsa is looking forward to hosting the World Series of Poker one more time.
The first World Series of Poker was hosted by Hard Rock Tulsa just a couple of months ago. Now, it has got the chance to host an international WSOP event. The WSOP international tour has announced that Hard Rock Tulsa will be the host of the WSOP event from 15th to 26th March 2018. This is great news for everyone involved in Hard Rock Tulsa.
The senior director of hospitality at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa, Mr. Martin Madewell, has said that the casino is very happy to bring back the prestigious event. This year was the first time that the casino got a chance to host the prestigious WSOP event and it was a huge success. The winner of this year’s event in Tulsa was William Berry and he pocketed $180,806 in the main event that had 574 players participating.
Phil might have had a great win in the baccarat game he played in 2012 but it definitely has been keeping him on his toes till 2016.
There has been considerable debate on the strategies he used to win and the 9.6 million dollars that he accrued as a result. A federal judge ruled that Phil had breached certain conditions as per the casino contract he had entered into. There had been an accusation of fraud that was dispelled by the court ruling.
The game had been played by Phil and his partner at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa which is located in Atlantic City. However, as per certain conditions of the contract with the casino, there was violation found as per the strategies used by Phil to win the game.
According to the release of Poker Central the Super High Roller Bowl buy-in $300,000 is making its entry in the third season. 2017 year’s event, will take place at Aria Resort and Casino located in Las Vegas.
The date of the event is between May 28-31.
This tournament will be telecasted and maximum of 50-player can stay in the tournament. The event is produced by Poker PROductions; this is the same company that has televised poker events of many types including the World Series of Poker (WSOP). This is consecutively the third year, that company is producing the Super High Roller Bowl tournament.
Talking about the last year’s tournament, then it did not take more than a week to sold out the edition.