Natural8 to host the Asia Poker League with $12 500 000 guarantee
This year, the Asia Poker League will be held online. Natural8 has been chosen to be the venue. The total guarantee will reach the mark of $12 500 000.
The series kicks off on January 30th and will run until February 13th. During this time, many tournaments with attractive guarantees will take place in the room. You can find the full series schedule on the official website of Natural 8 poker room or in the client's lobby.
- Dates: from January 30 to February 13.
- Series guarantee: $12 500 000.
- Buy-ins: from $1.71 to $1 550.
- There will be 20 main Jade Trophy events and many additional ones.
- Additional events for all bankrolls will be carried out from 05:05 to 16:05 UTC.
- Main event guarantee of 10 millions yuan.
The Main Event will have a ¥1 888 ($295) buy-in and a ¥10 000 000 ($1 560 000) guarantee. From January 30 to February 13, Natural8 will host as many as 53 Day 1s to the Main Event. In each of them, players receive a stack of 200 BB; the blinds increase every 12 minutes, and the game continues until the end of level 20.
Trophies for winners and side events
Winners of the 20 champion events will receive special trophies, namely jade dragon figurines. Buy-in to the main tournaments starts from ¥525.
During the series, there will be also several dozen side events with small buy-ins starting from ¥50. These tournaments will take place daily, from 05:00 to 16:00 UTC. Basically, there are many Hold'em tournaments on the schedule. Omaha format events are included as well.