February 15, 2017 Featured Articles, Partypoker Poker, Poker News, Poker Promotions Lars Liedtke

First ever Partypoker LIVE event to take place in Sochi with $1,000,000 Guaranteed!

Partypoker launches own live tournament series 

Partypoker has recently launched its own live poker tournament series called Partypoker Live.


Now the first stop has been announced and it will take place in Russia, to be more exact in Sochi, the pearl at the black sea and host of the 2014 Winter Olympics!

And the best thing is the Main Event has a massive 1 Million Dollar guaranteed, with $200,000 for first!

First stop: Sochi, Russia

The first stop of the new Partypoker LIVE tour will take place in the newly opened, glamorous Sochi Casino and Resort.

Casino Sochi

An entertainment complex of global scale, Sochi Casino and Resort is a unique location for Russia in the style of the best casinos of Las Vegas.

The five-star complex boasts restaurants, a cabaret theatre, convention space, shops and other amenities. Sochi has hosted the Winter Olympics and now has its first world class poker tournament with a huge guarantee.

Play Day 1 online!

A revolutionary feature of partypoker LIVE is the opportunity for players to play Day 1 online from home or from anywhere in the world!

The online Day 1’s start on partypoker on Sunday the 12th of March with the live tournament beginning on Friday 24th of March.

Full Schedule of Partypoker Live Sochi

DayStart timeEvent
Sunday 12th March21:00partypoker Million Sochi Online Day 1A: $1M Gtd [1st $200K]
Sunday 19th March21:00partypoker Million Sochi Online Day 1B: $1M Gtd [1st $200K]
Friday 24th March14:00partypoker Million Sochi Day Day 1C: $1M Gtd [1st $200K]
Saturday 25th March14:00partypoker Million Sochi Day 1D: $1M Gtd [1st $200K]
Sunday 26th March10:00partypoker Million Sochi Day 1E 6-Max Turbo: $1M Gtd
Sunday 26th March14:00partypoker Million Sochi Day 2: $1M Gtd [1st $200K]
Monday 27th March14:00partypoker Million Sochi Final Day: $1M Gtd [1st $200K]

“A truly exciting opportunity”

Group Head of partypoker Tom Waters said:

Hosting the first partypoker Million National event in Russia is a truly exciting opportunity for partypoker and our players. We will be the first global poker operator to offer live poker at the brand new Sochi Casino and Resort, crowning our inaugural partypoker Million National champion.

Artur Voskanyan, the Manager of the poker club atSochi Casino and Resort said:

We have been waiting for many years for this to happen for our poker community. It is with great pleasure that we welcome partypoker to our five-star location. The city has been magnificently rebuilt and is surrounded by amazing nature including world-class ski slopes, and is only 30 minutes from the Black Sea’s stylish new hotels, bars and clubs. With a $1,000,000 guarantee on this poker event, it is only the beginning of our partnership with partypoker.

Qualify now online from only 1 Cent!

The satellites at Partypoker have already started and you can qualify from as little as one cent!

You can find the Online Satellites and Quialifiers in the Partypoker Lobby under “Live Events”.

If you want to play Day 1 online, you can do so on the 12th and 19th of March for a buy-in of $1,100:

Online Day 1a: Sun 12th March 2017 – $1,000 + $100 – Starts 21:00
Online Day 1b: Sun 19th March 2017 – $1,000 + $100 – Starts 21:00

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