Another featured event in the World Cup of Cards kicks off today, with Day 1A of Event 20 – the Playground1000 – scheduled at 12pm. This multi-flight event has a buy-in of $1,000 + $100 and boasts a massive $1,000,000 guarantee with 4 total live starting flights and one online. 16 players have already booked their seat to Day 2, as the sole online Day 1 took place last Sunday on partypoker.net with Terris Preston (403,900) bagging the lead.
Live Day 1B and Day 1C will take place Saturday and Sunday respectively, with both starting times set at 12pm, while Day 1D will be a turbo flight (20-minute blinds) starting at 12pm on Monday, with Day 2 starting at 5pm on the same day.
There were many online and live satellites for this event over the last few weeks, with more still available including a $110 + $10 re-entry satellite tonight at 8pm. If you haven’t booked a seat for this huge event then you still have time! You can visit the full schedule of live events, which includes the live satellites schedule, or visit the partypoker Playground1000 page, which includes information about online satellites. You can also visit the club and direct buy-in to any of the Day 1s available.
Action is officially underway in level 1 with 44 players currently in their seats, and late registration will remain open until Level 12 in Day 2. Starting stacks are of 100,000 chips, with 9 levels of play today of 60 minutes each.
See you on the felts!