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Inaugural Oriental Poker Championship Heads to Macau May 23-28

Poker King Club at Venetian Macau
  • The festival features a HKD 16,500 Main Event with a mouth-watering HKD 5,000,000 guarantee.

The Poker King Club will be hosting a brand new tournament festival dubbed the Oriental Poker Championship (OPC). The first stop on the tour is just around the corner at The Venetian Macau Resort & Hotel for 11 action-packed tournaments from May 23-28.

The highlight of the poker festival is the HKD 16,500 OPC Main Event featuring a mouth-watering HKD 5,000,000 guaranteed prize pool. The event kicks off with three opening flights on May 24-25 with players bagging chips battling it out for three more days on May 26-28 in an attempt to become the first player in history to hoist an OPC Main Event trophy.

The PokerNews live reporting team will not only be on hand to cover the Main Event but also the opening ceremony on May 23 followed by the two-day HKD 100,000 High Roller on May 23-24.

In addition to the Main Event and the ten side events at the first-ever OPC will also feature tons of satellites to the Main Event and the High Roller where players can qualify into these events for a fraction of the cost.

Here is a look at the entire inaugural Oriental Poker Championship:

DateTimeEvent #TournamentBuy-inGuarantee
May 231 p.m.1No Limit Hold'em Opening EventHKD 5,000HKD 500,000
 2 p.m. High Roller SatelliteHKD 11,000 
 5 p.m.2High Roller Day 1HKD 100,000 
 6 p.m. Main Event SatelliteHKD 2,000 
May 241 p.m. OPC Main Event Day 1aHKD 16,500HKD 5,000,000
 2 p.m.2High Roller Final DayHKD 100,000 
 3 p.m.3Head Hunter HKD 1,000 BountyHKD 5,000 
 6 p.m. Main Event SatelliteHKD 2,000 
May 251 p.m. OPC Main Event Day 1bHKD 16,500HKD 5,000,000
 2 p.m. Main Event SatelliteHKD 2,000 
 3 p.m.4No Limit Hold'em FreezeoutHKD 5,000 
 6 p.m. OPC Main Event Day 1c TurboHKD 16,500HKD 5,000,000
May 261 p.m. OPC Main Event Day 2 HKD 5,000,000
 2 p.m.5King Size Stack NLH Freezeout Day 1HKD 20,000 
 5 p.m.6Flip to WinHKD 500 
 7 p.m.7No Limit Hold'em Hyper TurboHKD 2,000 
May 271 p.m. OPC Main Event Day 3 HKD 5,000,000
 2 p.m.5King Size Stack NLH Freezeout Final Day  
 3 p.m.8Deep Stack NLH Freezeout Day 1HKD 10,000 
 6 p.m.9No Limit Hold'em TurboHKD 3,000 
May 281 p.m. OPC Main Event Final Day HKD 5,000,000
 1:15 p.m.8Deep Stack NLH Freezeout Final Day  
 1:30 p.m.106-Max TurboHKD 3,000 

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