Online poker platform GGPoker has unveiled the schedule and prize details for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Online tournament series, which will feature a total of 33 gold bracelets events.
The series is set to take place on GGPoker from August 20 – October 2, 2023, offering a substantial prize pool of over $55 million, the company said in a press statement. The WSOP Online Main Event, featuring a standard buy-in of $5,000, now boasts an augmented guarantee of $25 million, surpassing the previous year’s $20 million.
As part of the series, GGPoker will also host $2 million worth of Continental Freerolls, with each of the 33 freerolls aligning with a corresponding WSOP Online bracelet event. These freerolls will offer up to $100,000 in WSOP Paradise packages and cash prizes.
The highlights of the series include:
- #28 WSOP Online Main Event [Final Day] – $5,000 buy-in – $25M GTD – Monday, September 25
- #33 GGMillion$ Super High Roller [Final Day] – $10,300 buy-in – $10M GTD – Monday, October 2
- #2 $300 Gladiators of Poker Opener [Final Day] – $300 buy-in – $2.5M GTD – Monday, August 21
- #7 $210 Mystery Millions $1M Top Bounty [Day 2] – $210 buy-in – $10M GTD – Monday, August 28
- #12 $500 Mini Main Event NLH – $500 buy-in – $2.5M GTD – Monday, September 4
- #17 $1,500 Millionaire Maker in Paradise [Final 100] – $1,500 buy-in – $5M GTD – Monday, September 11
Entry into the WSOP Online events can be secured through satellite tournaments while the series also includes a full schedule of side events. Participants will be categorized into four distinct continents – Americas, Europe, Mediterranean, and Asia Pacific. The company said this division will serve as a platform to spotlight both the intense competition and camaraderie among poker aficionados.
WSOP Online returns, uniting players worldwide. Compete for a legendary WSOP Gold Bracelet together with players from different continents and showcase your skills.
Join the $25M Main Event, $10M GGMillion$ High Rollers, and $2M Continental Freerolls. Let’s play on Aug 20th! pic.twitter.com/2PB1D68yuy
— GGPoker (@GGPoker) August 8, 2023
Competitors from diverse geographical locations will engage in spirited competition, contending on the Continental Leaderboards. The four players who secure the highest positions on these leaderboards will attain the title of Continental Champions and be awarded a $35,000 WSOP Paradise package.
“This series will captivate poker players worldwide once more, as it’s not only an opportunity to compete for a legendary WSOP Gold Bracelet but it also brings together players from different regions to showcase their skills. This is a unique chance for the poker community to come together, take part in the most prestigious online poker series and create a truly unforgettable poker experience,” Daniel Negreanu, GGPoker Global Ambassador, said.
Poker enthusiasts will gain access to comprehensive coverage of the major WSOP Online events through GGPoker.TV.