PokerNews to Report partypoker US Network PKO Bounty Series Feb. 21-28

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This weekend, bounty hunters will descend upon New Jersey for the partypoker US Network Progressive Knockout (PKO) Bounty Online Series, which will offer eight tournaments over eight days.

Anybody either residing in or visiting the state of New Jersey may get in on the action across any of the three platforms of partypoker US, Borgata Poker and BetMGM Poker.

The series offers buy-in ranging from $109 up to $535. There will be daily tournaments, each live reported by PokerNews, culminating with the $535 buy-in, $100K GTD Progressive Knock Out 8-Max Bounty Main Event at 5 p.m. EST on Sunday, February 28.

Partnership w/ LearnWPT Begins

The series will actually kick off this Sunday, February 21 with the $215 buy-in Event #1: LearnWPT $40K PKO 6-Max Bounty, which marks the first “LearnWPT” event in the new “For the Player” partnership between the company and partypoker US.

The two companies have teamed up to make poker education more accessible to online poker players. The program is dedicated to helping players have more fun by learning poker strategy and developing their own style of play. Team LearnWPT will provide in-depth strategy content for PKOs leading up to the event and analysis of key hands across social.

“I truly enjoy teaching and developing new methods to help students learn faster and have more fun playing,” said president and LearnWPT founder Nick Binger, a two-time bracelet winner. “LearnWPT is thrilled to work with partypoker US Network to bring the latest in educational poker content to its network of players.”

Ray Stefanelli, director of poker for partypoker US Network, echoed those sentiments:

“The partypoker US Network team believes that providing players a path to education is crucial to sustaining the ecosystem; this is supported by our new partnership with LearnWPT. Poker is a complex game with many paths to learn and should be fair, fun, and empowering to the player.”

partypoker US Network PKO Bounty Online Series Schedule

DateTime (EST)TournamentBuy-in
Sunday, February 215 p.m.Event #1: LearnWPT $40K PKO 6-Max Bounty$215
Monday, February 228 p.m.Event #2: $15K GTD PKO 8-Max Bounty$109
Tuesday, February 238 p.m.Event #3: $20K GTD PKO 8-Max Bounty$215
Wednesday, February 248 p.m.Event #4: $15K GTD PKO 8-Max 40 Stack$109
Thursday, February 258 p.m.Event #5: $15K GTD PKO 6-Max Bounty$109
Friday, February 268 p.m.Event #6: $20K GTD PKO 8-Max Bounty$215
Saturday, February 278 p.m.Event #7: $30K GTD PKO 6-Max Bounty$320
Sunday, February 285 p.m.Event #8: $100K PKO 8-Max Bounty$535

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