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PokerNews to Provide Live Coverage of 2014 Western New York Poker Challenge

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The 2014 Western New York Poker Challenge returns to Niagara Falls, New York next month, and we're proud to announce that PokerNews will be providing live coverage of several events at the Seneca Niagara Poker Room. The 16-event series will run from March 28 through April 6, highlighted by a two-day $1,100 Main Event which features a $100,000 guaranteed prize pool.

The Western New York Poker Challenge kicks off with a $200 no-limit hold'em event beginning at 11 a.m. ET on March 28. Our live reporting team will be on the floor covering that tournament, as well as six others during the nine-day festival.

Along with live reporting, PokerNews will also be activating the MyStack App, allowing players to directly update their chip counts in the PokerNews blog using their iPhone or Android phone.

Here's a look at the full schedule for the Western New York Poker Challenge:

1Friday, March 2811 a.m.$200 No-Limit Hold'em*
2Saturday, March 2911 a.m.$500 No-Limit Hold'em*
3Sunday, March 3011 a.m.$300 No-Limit Hold'em*
4Sunday March 306 p.m.$100 No-Limit Hold'em
5Monday, March 3111 a.m.$150 No-Limit Hold'em
6Monday, March 316 p.m.$100 No-Limit Hold'em
7Tuesday, April 111 a.m.$150 No-Limit Hold'em
8Tuesday, April 16 p.m.$100 No-Limit Hold'em
9Wednesday, April 211 a.m.$100 Crazy Pineapple
10Thursday, April 311 a.m.$300 No-Limit Hold'em*
11Thursday, April 36 p.m.$150 No-Limit Hold'em
12Friday, April 411 a.m.$200 No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack Turbo*
13Friday, April 46 p.m.$150 No-Limit Hold'em
14Saturday, April 511 a.m.$1,100 Main Event ($100K Guaranteed)*
15Saturday, April 56 p.m.$200 No-Limit Hold'em
16Sunday, April 611 a.m.$300 No-Limit Hold'em*

*Live reporting coverage by PokerNews

PokerNews was recently in Niagara Falls to cover the 2013 Seneca Niagara Fall Poker Classic. The $1,500 Main Event was won by Buffalo native Andy Spears, who bested a field of 149 players to claim the $52,410 top prize. Spears confirmed to PokerNews on Thursday that he will be making the short trip to Niagara Falls for next month's series.

The Seneca Niagara Casino is home to the largest hotel in Western New York and over 600 luxurious rooms. The poker room can be found on the first floor of the casino next to the bus lobby. With 23 tables of action covering all levels of play and games such as Texas hold'em, Omaha, and seven-card stud, there is something available for everyone.

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