$1 Million Guaranteed WPT National UK Heads To DTD
Dusk Till Dawn once again plays host to a major live tournament when the World Poker Tour will come to the Nottingham-based venue for the WPT National Main Event featuring a $1 million guaranteed prize pool.
The WPT National UK Main Event is a $1,100 buy-in tournament where players sit down at the partypoker-branded tables with 30,000 in starting chips and play to an hour-long clock (24 minutes for the online Day 1s). With the prize pool guaranteed at $1 million, the WPTN UK Main Event needs to attract 1,000 entrants across its four Day 1s, two of which takes place online at partypoker at 9 p.m. BST on May 18 and May 19.
Live Day 1s kick off at 1 p.m. on May 20 and May 21, with the May 21 edition allowing players to make a single re-entry should they bust before the end of the sixth level.
Day 2 and the final day of the $1 million guaranteed Main Event begin at 1 p.m. on May 22 and May 23.
Also on the schedule for the five-day festival are a £100,000 guaranteed, £2,200 High Roller[/B, a [B]£15,000 guaranteed, £330 6-Max Turbo, a £50,000 guaranteed, £330 Deepstack, a £30,000 guarantee, £330 8-Max one-day event, a £15,000 guaranteed, £330 6-Max Turbo Bounty tournament, and a £15,000 guaranteed, £330 6-Max one-day event to wrap matters up.
2016 WPT National UK Schedule
|Thurs, May 19||7 p.m.||WPT High Roller Day 1||£2,200||£100,000||50,000||40 minutes|
|7 p.m.||WPT 6-Max Turbo (1-day event)||£330||£15,000||30,000||20 minutes|
|Fri, May 20||1 p.m.||WPT National Main Event Day 1b||$1,100||$1,000,000||30,000||40 minutes|
|1 p.m.||WPT High Roller Final Day|
|5 p.m.||WPT PLO 6-Max Double Chance (1-day event)||£330||£15,000||30,000||30 minutes|
|Sat, May 21||1 p.m.||WPT National Main Event Day 1c||$1,100||$1,000,000||30,000||60 minutes|
|7 p.m.||WPT Deepstack Day 1||£330||£50,000||30,000||40 minutes|
|Sunday, May 22||1:00pm||WPT National Main Event Day 2|
|2 p.m.||WPT Deepstack Final Day|
|2 p.m.||WPTN 8-Max (1-day event)||£330||£30,000||30,000||30 minutes|
|7 p.m.||WPT 6-Max Turbo £100 Bounty (1-day event)||£330||£15,000||30,000||20 minutes|
|Monday, May 23||1:00pm||WPT National Main Event Final Day|
|2 p.m.||WPTN 6-Max (1-day event)||£330||£15,000||30,000||30 minutes|
Play a Six-Handed Sit & Go Against Mike Sexton, Tony Dunst, and Carl Froch
At 9 p.m. on May 19, you will have the chance to win your way to a live six-handed sit-and-go tournament to be played at Dusk Till Dawn on May 19 against partypoker ambassadors Carl Froch, Mike Sexton, and Tony Dunst.
The top three finishers in the live it-and-go win a $530, $109, and a $22 partypoker ticket depending on their finishing place.
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