One of the more innovative tournament series ever offered at an Australian casino kicks-off at Adelaide Casino tomorrow.
The first running of the Casino Champs is open only to Australasian casino and poker industry employees, with entrants required to show proof of eligibility upon entry.
Uniquely, the series also starts with the Main Event, which will be played as a $330 buy-in No Limit Hold’em freezeout. Levels on days 1A (October 2) and day 1B (October 3) will be 25 minutes, increasing to 30 minutes for day two (October 4), while players will start with 20,000 in chips.
From 5pm on October 2 and 3, there will be a $100 No Limit Hold’em freezeout then on Thursday (October 5) at 5pm, the title of Casino Champs $150 PLO/NLHE champion will be up for grabs. The series culminates with a $150 buy-in No Limit Hold’em terminator on Friday.
Noon – Event 1: $330 Casino Champs No Limit Hold’em Main Event day 1A
5pm – Event 2: $100 No Limit Hold’em
Noon – Event 1: $330 Casino Champs No Limit Hold’em Main Event day 1B
5pm – Event 3: $100 No Limit Hold’em
Noon – Event 1: $330 Casino Champs No Limit Hold’em Main Event day 2
5pm – Event 4: $150 Pot Limit Omaha/No Limit Hold’em
Noon – Event 5: $150 No Limit Hold’em Terminator
Note: Tournament entrants must be Adelaide Casino REWARDS members and produce their REWARDS card upon registration. Adelaide Casino REWARDS membership is free. REWARDS card applicants must produce current Australian government issued photographic identification or a passport. This information is supplied as a guide only and is subject to change without notice. Terms and conditions apply. Dress code applies. Entrants must be 18 years or over.