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Card Player Poker Tour Returns To Ocean's 11 In April 2018

The Tournament Features Six Starting Flights, A Quantum Reload Option for Day 2 and a $150,000 Estimated Prize Pool


The Card Player Poker Tour is returning to Ocean’s 11 Casino near San Diego for the sixth running of the CPPT Ocean’s 11 San Diego Classic main event. The tournament features a $250 buy-in and will run from April 26 – 29, features six starting flights, with one at 10:00 AM and another at 6:00 PM each day from Apr. 26 – 28.

Players will also be able to take advantage of the popular Quantum Tournament structure of this event and buy in for $1,500 on Sunday, Apr. 29 for day 2 and receive 100,000 in tournament chips. Players can also pay a $30 optional staff add-on and receive another 20,000 in chips. Players will only be able to directly buy-in for day 2 up to the start of play at 1:00 p.m. local time.

Shawn BusseThe five previous winners of this event include are Barry Seidman, Shawn Busse, Robert DeAgazio, Barry Knowlton and Scott ‘Brian’ Blount. Busse topped the largest ever CPPT Oceans 11 San Diego Classic main event field in April of 2017, outlasting 920 total entries to win $48,910 and the CPPT title.

Ocean’s 11 is the only casino in Southern California located along the Pacific Ocean on the Interstate 5 freeway, less than a mile from some of the area’s most picturesque beaches.

The property also boasts 50 tables of the best poker and table games found anywhere in California with all the favorite poker games, including no-limit and limit hold’em, Omaha, Omaha eight-or-better, pot-limit Omaha, and crazy pineapple.

To learn more about the CPPT and see other upcoming tour stops, visit the tour’s homepage. If you would like to improve your poker game, try Card Player’s excellent and FREE Online Poker School.