GGPoker will hold the Asia Poker League with $12 500 000 guarantee
This year, the Asia Poker League will be held online. The poker room GGPoker will become the venue, and the total guarantee of tournaments will reach the mark of $12 500 000.
The series starts on 11 June and it will run until 27 June. During this time, many tournaments with attractive guarantees will take place. You can find the full schedule of series on the official GGPoker website or in the lobby of GGPoker client.
- Date: from 11 to 27 June.
- Series guarantee: $12 500 000.
- 20 main Jade Trophy events and many additional ones.
- Additional events for all bankrolls are held from 05:05 to 16:05 UTC.
- Two special Trophy Events devoted to Dragon Boat Festival.
- Special APL Speed Racers for fans of fast game.
Main Event will have ¥1 888 ($295) buy-in and ¥10 000 000 ($1 560 000) guarantee. Main Event consists of 53 flights, and on the day 1, the participants get a stack of 200 big blinds. The game lasts 20 levels within 12 minutes each. Day 2 will take place on 27 June.
Trophies for winners and side events
The winners of the titular 20 tournaments will receive special trophies: jade figurines with a dragon. Buy-in to main events starts from ¥525.
There will also be several dozen side events during the series with small buy-ins from ¥50. These tournaments will be held every day from 05:00 to 16:00 UTC. Basically, there are many Hold'em tournaments in the schedule, but Omaha events are also included.