WSOP CIRCUIT RETURNS TO THE RIO ON FRIDAY

February 14, 2018 - 02:37:23 PM EST  | 

14 February 2018 (Las Vegas) – The World Series of Poker Circuit returns to the home of the WSOP this week, as the tour once again comes to the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The Circuit stop will run from Friday, February 16 to Tuesday, February 27.

This is a historic stop on the Circuit, as it will conclude with the first-ever online ring event. The online ring event will have a $365 entry, and permit unlimited re-entry for the first 150 minutes. (Players must have funds to re-enter in their account prior to the start of the tournament.) The tournament is open to all users of WSOP NV located within the state of Nevada when the event takes place.

Action kicks off on Friday with a $250,000 guarantee on Event #1, $365 re-entry event with six starting flights. The final weekend, starting February 24, is the Main Event, with a $1,675 buy-in and a $1,000,000 guarantee on the prize pool. In addition, the Circuit stop features a six-max event, pot-limit Omaha and HORSE tourneys, a monster stack event, and a $2,200 high roller.

Here’s the full schedule of ring events for the 12-day Circuit series.

Day Date Time # Buy-in Event Re-entry
Fri 16-Feb Noon 1A $365 No-Limit Hold'em ($250,000 Guarantee) Unlimited
Fri 16-Feb 5:00 PM 1B $365 No-Limit Hold'em ($250,000 Guarantee) Unlimited
Sat 17-Feb Noon 1C $365 No-Limit Hold'em ($250,000 Guarantee) Unlimited
Sat 17-Feb 5:00 PM 1D $365 No-Limit Hold'em ($250,000 Guarantee) Unlimited
Sun 18-Feb Noon 1E $365 No-Limit Hold'em ($250,000 Guarantee) Unlimited
Sun 18-Feb 5:00 PM 1F $365 No-Limit Hold'em ($250,000 Guarantee) Unlimited
Mon 19-Feb Noon 2 $365 No-Limit Hold'em Single
Mon 19-Feb 4:00 PM 3 $365 No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed Unlimited
Tue 20-Feb 10:00 AM 4 $250 Seniors Event Unlimited
Tue 20-Feb 4:00 PM 5 $365 No-Limit Hold'em Turbo Unlimited
Wed 21-Feb Noon 6 $365 No-Limit Hold'em Single
Wed 21-Feb 4:00 PM 7 $365 Pot-Limit Omaha Unlimited
Thu 22-Feb Noon 8 $365 No-Limit Hold'em Single
Thu 22-Feb 4:00 PM 9 $365 HORSE Single
Fri 23-Feb Noon 10 $365 No-Limit Hold'em Monster Stack None
Sat 24-Feb 3:00 PM 11A $1,675 MAIN EVENT One per Flight
Sun 25-Feb 3:00 PM 11B $1,675 MAIN EVENT One per Flight
Mon 26-Feb 11:00 AM 12 $365 No-Limit Hold'em (30-minute Levels) Unlimited
Mon 26-Feb 4:00 PM 13 $2,200 No-Limit Hold'em High Roller Unlimited
Tue 27-Feb 6:30 PM Online $365 Online Ring Event - No-Limit Hold'em Unlimited

 

For a schedule and results, when available, click the online schedule page.

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