The World Poker Tour announces the schedule for the second half of Season XXI
THE Poker World Tour has released the second half of the Season schedule XXIand the international trend of the tour will continue to close into 2023. There are seven stops total that will take the tour to five different countries outside of the United States, and there are also a pair of stops in Florida in November.
“As we build the rest of the schedule for the season XXI of the Poker World Tourwe are happy to return to some family members WPT host, while also welcoming a first stop in Liechtenstein, continuing our commitment to bringing poker to loyal players around the world,” said WPT CEO Adam Pliska.
There are four of them WPT First stops and three stages of the Main Tour in the second half of the season. The action will begin in the second half with WPT Prime Aix-en-Provence August 3-6 with a €1,100 buy-in main event, and the Main Tour will pick up the action after the summer with a second stop at the Star Gold Coast for WPT Australia from 22 to 27 September (WPT Prime Gold Coast will take place soon on March 2-6). The main event will feature a buy-in increase of AUD $8,000.
The other three WPT First stops will take the tour to Taiwan, Liechtenstein and Spain. WPT First Taiwan is scheduled for August 17-21 with a buy-in to the main event of TWD extension 33,000. WPT First Liechtenstein is scheduled for September 8-11 and the buy-in for the main event will be CHF 1,100. To complete the WPT First the stops will be WPT Prime Madrid from 28 September to 1 October, with the main event having a buy-in of €1,100.
The first of the Main Tour’s two Florida stops will take the WPT returns to bestbet Jacksonville for the first time since 2019. The WPT best scramble bet will run November 10-14 with a $5,000 buy-in to the main event.
The tour will return to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in South Florida once again the weekend after Thanksgiving for the WPT Seminole Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open. The main event features a $3,500 buy-in.
Here’s a look at the schedule for the second half of the season XXI:
WPT Prime Aix-en-Provence (August 3–6) – Pasino Grand (Provence, France)
WPT First Taiwan (August 17–21) – Chinese Texas Hold’em Poker Association (Taipei, Taiwan)
WPT First Liechtenstein (September 8–11) – Grand Casino LI AG (Liechtenstein)
WPT Australia (September 22–27) – The Star Gold Coast (Gold Coast, Australia)
WPT Prime Madrid (September 28 – October 1) – Casino Gran Via (Madrid, Spain)
WPT best scramble bet (November 10–14) – bestbet Poker, Simulcast & Racing (Jacksonville, FL)
WPT Seminole Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open (November 24–29) – Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Hollywood, FL)
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