PokerStars WCOOP 2021

WCOOP-51-H: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO, Thursday Thrill SE], $800K Gtd
Days: 1

WCOOP-51-H: $2,100 Thursday Thrill Kicks Off at 5:05 p.m. (GMT)

WCOOP 2021
WCOOP 2021

The $100 million guaranteed World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) is in full gear at PokerStars.

The two-day event guarantees at least an $800,000 prize pool with $1,000 of each players' buy-in tagged as their progressive bounty.

The Thursday Thrill is a deep-stacked affair with all players beginning with 250,000 in chips. The blinds will slowly at every 20 minutes on Day 1 starting at 1,200/2,400/300a. Players can re-enter twice during the long 280-minute late registration window giving players a chance to build a big stack for Day 2.

Day 1 of this event will play down until the money is reached. Those advancing to the final day will take a day off before they resume their battle until a winner is declared on Saturday, Sept. 3 at 5:05 GMT.

Some of the biggest names in poker will be in action today as the WCOOP-51-H: $2,100 Thursday Thrill. PokerStars Ambassador Lex "L. Veldhius" Veldhuis, Blaz "Scarmak3r" Zerjav, Daniel "SmilleThHero" Smiljkovic, and Kenny "kenny05" Smaron were among the notable players pre-registered at an hour before the action began.

The PokerNews live reporting team will be bringing all of the updates throughout this event so stay tuned.

Lex Veldhuis
PokerStars Ambassador Lex Veldhuis