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Everything You Should Know About the PPPoker World Championship

PPWC 2020

The PPPoker World Championship (PPWC) is a professional global poker tournament series brought to you by PPPoker and features low buy-ins and high guaranteed prize pools, including a R$4,000,000 (approx. $1m) guaranteed Main Event.

The World Championship aims to give poker players of all experience levels the chance to battle in a fun and exciting atmosphere where dreams of winning on the live stage can come true! 

Previous PPWC events have seen champions crowned in locations such as the Philippines, with PPPoker Festivals having taken place in Japan, Taiwan, Argentina, Columbia and the UK. 

PPWC 2020
PPWC 2020

When and where is the first 2020 PPWC?

The opening PPWC of the year will take place at the Holiday Inn Hotel, Sao Paulo, Brazil across April 21-28 and comes with R$7,000,000(approx. $1.7m) in guaranteed prize pools!

Travel to the country’s largest city to experience a taste of the South American culture, in an average monthly temperature of 27 degrees! 

The Holiday Inn resort is an experienced poker venue and located just a 20-minute drive from both international & national airports, making it the perfect all-purpose play and stay location. 

Find out more about the festival

The eight-day PPWC Brazil event features a R$4,000,000 (approx. $1m) guaranteed prize pool Main Event alongside 14 various other tournaments! 

The PPWC Main Event comes with a R$1,250 buy-in and looks set to become one of the biggest entry tournaments ever held in Latin America with six starting flights on offer, and unlimited re-entries. 

Another eye-catching competition is the Team Event! After its successful debut in Manilla last year, the event returns in Brazil and boasts a R$300,000 guaranteed prize pool.

The Team Event will bring together players from many nations to compete against each other! 

Each team will comprise of six players and battle to collect leaderboard points across a series of No-Limit Hold'em, Knock-out and Sit & Go events, for a chance to win the trophy!

Team Event Schedule

DateTimeEvent
21st April2 p.m.Team Event Day 1 - No Limit Texas Hold'em
22nd April2 p.m.Team Event Day 2 - SNG
23rd April2 p.m.Team Event Day 3 - K.O. Bounty

Some of the other offerings include the PPPoker Ladies' Event, Short Deck, Pot Limit Omaha and High Roller. 

How can you qualify for 2020 PPWC Brazil? 

For a chance to qualify for the 2020 PPWC Brazil download the PPPoker app today and take part in ongoing online satellites currently be played in various PPPoker Clubs.

Live satellites will also take place across poker rooms in Brazil, so be sure to check out your local venue for the upcoming schedule! 

Direct venue buy-in will also be on offer, as well as the opportunity to purchase tournaments e-tickets via your local PPPoker country representative.  

For more information on the up-coming PPWC events, please click here!

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Full PPWC Brazil 2020 Schedule

DateTimeEventGuaranteeStarting StackLevels
21st April3 p.m.R$800 Pot Limit Omaha 4/5 CardR$200,00020,00030
 5 p.m.R$800 No Limit Texas Hold'em Six-MaxR$200,00020,00030
22nd April4 p.m.R$1,250 PPWC Brazil Main Event Day 1aR$4,000,00025,00050
 7 p.m.R$600 Short DeckR$100,00020,00020
23rd April4 p.m.R$1,250 PPWC Brazil Main Event Day 1bR$4,000,00025,00050
 7 p.m.R$600 No Limit Texas Hold'em KO BountyR$100,00020,00020
24th April2 p.m.R$1,250 PPWC Brazil Main Event Day 1cR$4,000,00025,00050
 3 p.m.R$800 Pot Limit Omaha Dealer's ChoiceR$100,00020,00025
 9 p.m.R$1,250 PPWC Brazil Main Event Day 1dR$4,000,00025,00050
25th April2 p.m.R$1,250 PPWC Brazil Main Event Day 1eR$4,000,00025,00050
 9 p.m.R$1,250 PPWC Brazil Main Event Fast Day 1eR$4,000,00025,00030
26th April5 p.m.R$3,000 No Limit Texas Hold'em High RollerR$1,000,00030,00060
 8 p.m.R$800 No Limit Texas Hold'em Turbo Deep StackR$200,00030,00015
27th April3 p.m.R$1,000 Pot Limit OmahaR$300,00030,00060
 5 p.m.R$500 No Limit Texas Hold'em 8-MaxR$200,00020,00020
28th April3 p.m.R$2,000 BIGGER 6-Max - Massive StackR$200,000100,00025
 5 p.m.R$500 BIG 6 Max - Massive StackR$100,000100,00020

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