There were some amazing live poker tournaments scheduled for December and January, but then Omicron hit and everything got postponed to the New Year. However, this also means that 2022 will be one of the most exciting and packed years in history for tournament players!
World Series of Poker Circuit King’s Casino: January 5 -25
The €3,000,000 GTD WSOPC at King’s Casino Rozvadov has already started, but most of the highlight events are still to come.
Absolute highlight is of course the WSOP Circuit NHL Main Event with a staggering guaranteed prize pool of €1,000,000. It will kick off on Friday, January 21st.
EPT Prague 2022: March 5 – 16
Prague is the favourite stop of many poker players on the European Poker Tour (EPT). Due to strict COVID restrictions it got postponed from December 2021 to March 2022.
Here are the highlight events:
- EPT National: March 6-10 – Buy-in: €1,100
- EPT Cup: March 8-9 – Buy-in: €330
- EPT National High Roller: March 9-10 – Buy-in: €2,200
- EPT Super High Roller: March 9-11 – Buy-in: €50,000
- EPT Prague Main Event: March 10-16 – Buy-in: €5,300
- EPT Prague High Roller: March 14-16 – Buy-in: €10,300
WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown 2022: March 24 – April 12
The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown is one of the signature events of the World Poker Tour (WPT).
Despite the pandemic, the 2021 Main Event broke the record for largest WPT field ever with 2,482 entries and a staggering $7,942,400 prize pool!
$1,000,000 Buy-in Event at Bitcoin Miami: April 6 – 9
High Stakes Capital has announced on its Twitter account that it will organize a $1,000,000 buy-in poker tournament during Bitcoin Miami from April 6-9, 2022.
Live poker tournament in US just before or after BTC Miami — 1m buy in —
Contact me or Mo if interested https://t.co/fMZ3xu9Mf3
— High Stakes Capital (@HighStakesCap) November 16, 2021
Many top pros such as Dan “Jungleman” Cates, Fedor Holz, Adrian Mateos, Justin Bonomo, Jason Koon and Tony G have already commented that they are going to play it.
2022 WSOP: May 31 – July 19
The 2022 World Series of Poker will be taking place at the Strip for the first time in history, more precisely at Bally’s and Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino.
But this is not the only great news as poker players also don’t have to wait that long anymore as the 2022 WSOP will already start on May 31st, which is only 4.5 months from now.
The schedule is not out yet, but will be published in January, so please make sure to check back at our poker news section as we will keep you updated there.
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