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This Week In Tournament Poker -- February 10 - 16

The Week's Biggest Tournaments Broken Down By Region


In this Card Player weekly feature we look to provide our readers with a guide to some of the biggest poker events taking place in their area for the upcoming week. Check out all the tournament action set to go down in your own backyard from February 10th through the 16th. Head to our tournament database for more information.


  • The Card Player Poker Tour Season II – Foxwoods Resort Casino (Feb 08, ‘14 – Feb 17, ’14) The Card Player Poker Tour continues into the second week of it’s 11-event tournament series at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut. So far the early prelims have been blowing away their guaranteed prize pools, with the kickoff $100,000 guaranteed $600 buy-in no-limit hold’em event attracting 502 entrants to build a prize pool of $258,078. The $1,650 no-limit hold’em $300,000 guarantee main event begins later this week on Feb. 14th with the first of two starting days getting underway at 11:00 AM local time.


  • The 2014 WPT L.A. Poker Classic (Jan 17, ‘14 – Mar 06, ’14) The massive 60-event 2014 L.A. Poker Classic tournament series kicked off last month at the Commerce Casino in Los Angeles, California. Spanning from late January to to early March, this huge poker festival will feature tournament action for players of every game and at every buy-in level. The highlight of this week is a $75,000 guaranteed $1,100 no-limit hold’em event that kicks off on Feb. 11th at 1:00 PM local time.


  • The 2014 Deepstack Extravaganza I (Jan 30, ‘14 – Feb 26, ’14) The Venetian Hotel and Casino Las Vegas continues this week with the first installment of the 2014 DeepStack Extravaganza tournament series, with this initial run consisting of 56 events spread throughout the month of February. The highlight of the coming days is the $200,000 guaranteed $1,100 no-limit hold’em event that begins with the first of two starting days on Feb. 16th at noon.


  • The 2014 Hollywood Poker Open Tunica (Feb 07, ‘14 – Feb 16, ’14) The Hollywood Casino Tunica in Robinsonville, Mississippi continues with it’s 20-event tournament this week, with the highlight being the $1,800 no-limit hold’em main event which begins at noon on Feb. 15th.


  • The 2014 WSOP Circuit Palm Beach Kennel Club (Feb 06, ‘14 – Feb 17, ’14) The Palm Beach Kennel Club in West Palm Beach, Florida continues with it’s World Series of Poker Circuit series this week, with the highlight being the $1,675 no-limit hold’em WSOP Circuit main event which begins with the first of two starting days at 11:00 AM local time on Feb. 14th.


  • The 2014 WPT Alpaha8 Johannesburg (Feb 14, ’14 – Feb 15, ’14) The Emperors Palace Casino in Johannesburg, South Africa is hosting the next super high roller event on the World Poker Tour Alpha8 tour. The $100,000 buy-in event gets underway on Feb 14th.
  • The 2014 APT Cebu (Feb 12, ‘14 – Feb 19, ’14) The Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu, the oldest city in the Philippines, will play host to the next stop of the Asian Poker Tour, with a 100,000 + 8,000 Philippine Peso ($2,284 + $183 USD) no-limit hold’em high roller event beginning at 1:00 PM local time on Feb. 13th and the 46,000 + 6,000 PhP ($1,051 + $91 USD) main event beginning with the first of two starting days at 1:00 PM on Feb. 15th.