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WPT Unveils Super High Roller Event

$100K Tournament to be Held at Bellagio in May

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The World Poker Tour has officially announced that it will hold the debut of a Super High Roller Event during the upcoming WPT World Championship series at Bellagio.

This exclusive tournament will run from May 18-19 and feature a $100,000 buy-in — the largest amount in the history of the WPT. Card Player will be there to provide live updates from the event. Action will be televised within the WPT World Championship episodes on Fox Sports Net.

“Hosting a hundred thousand dollar buy-in event within the WPT World Championship series means the world’s elite players have a chance to show their mettle as they battle for one of the year’s most coveted titles and one of the highest buy-in titles, all within a single week,” said Steve Heller, CEO of the WPT.

Check out a recent video on CardPlayer TV with Bellagio Tournament Director Jack McClelland.