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Commerce Casino Gears Up For Jam-Packed L.A. Poker Classic Series Schedule

$10,000 World Poker Tour Main Event Begins Feb. 25

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Jan 18, 2017


Some say that Los Angeles is the poker capital of the world, and the Commerce Casino is out to prove them right with their upcoming L.A. Poker Classic (LAPC) series. With 60 events scheduled, the 2017 L.A. Poker Classic is guaranteed to be one of the biggest poker festivals of the year. The series, which will also feature a $10,000 buy-in main event, has been a staple of the World Poker Tour since the first season in 2003 when Gus Hansen was awarded $532,490 for defeating a field of 136 entries. This year, Hansen’s score might not even be enough to cover the third-place prize. The Commerce is home to the largest poker room on Earth, with 160 tables ready for action all day, every day, and if the 2016 edition of the LAPC is any indication, there won’t be many empty seats on the property during the series. “The WPT LAPC main event ...

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