WSOP Online, GGPoker release details for online poker tournament series, new events

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) and GGPoker have revealed further details for WSOP Online 2023. WSOP Online says it has become the world’s most prestigious online poker tournament series since its launch in 2020, with each new bracelet winner joining the honor roll of champions that includes the most successful and famous players ever to sit at a poker table.

International players can pursue official WSOP gold bracelets exclusively at GGPoker, Ontario residents can do likewise at GGPoker.CA, while United States residents physically present in Nevada, New Jersey, Michigan, and Pennsylvania have their slate of tournaments on WSOP.COM. 

Both GGPoker and WSOP.COM will each offer a total of 33 coveted WSOP gold bracelets during WSOP Online 2023, while GGPoker.CA has a total of eight more WSOP bracelets up for grabs.

The tournament series is hosted at GGPoker and GGPoker.CA from August 20th, 2023, to October 2, 2023, and WSOP.COM from September 10th to October 17th. The WSOP Online 2023 schedule caters to players of all levels, with a wide range of buy-ins and satellites running daily.

Senior Vice President and Executive Director of the World Series of Poker, Ty Stewart

“With record-smashing events and something for everyone, WSOP Online is quickly realizing its vision to be the premier annual online poker series,” said Senior Vice President and Executive Director of the World Series of Poker, Ty Stewart. “We’re the ‘World’ Series of Poker and backed by GGPoker, WSOP Online is where we can deliver a chance for glory to players across the world who might not otherwise travel to live events. Bling is the thing, and we’ll be looking forward to welcoming new members to poker’s most exclusive club.”

The organizers have invited poker players worldwide to join Daniel Negreanu at GGPoker during the upcoming WSOP Online tournament series, as he seeks to add to his haul of six WSOP bracelets. 

Negreanu intends to take aim at gold in a variety of bracelet events, including #7 $10 Mystery Millions $10 million GTD, #10 $1,050 Beat The Pros Bounty NLH, and #12 $500 Mini Main Event NLH $2.5 million GTD. He will live stream much of his play, allowing viewers to follow his progress and cheer him on, and also plans to sell some of his action via the GGPoker app.

I cannot wait to get into WSOP Online 2023 and play for WSOP gold alongside thousands of other players,” said Daniel Negreanu, GGPoker Global Ambassador. “I’ll be streaming a lot during the series and you’ll also be able to buy some of my action via GGPoker’s legendary integrated staking feature, so why not buckle in and ride along with me this WSOP Online?”

Daniel Negreanu, GGPoker Global Ambassador

GG Poker explains that players can also join Negreanu at GGPoker’s Rush & Cash tables for a special promotion, Rush & Cash Double DNegs. During the days this special event will run, the daily Rush & Cash Leaderboard will be doubled to $60K and all cash drops at Rush & Cash tables at which Negreanu or any other GGTeam ambassador is playing will also be doubled, with cash drops of up to 1,200 big blinds waiting to be won. Further details on Rush & Cash Double DNegs will be unveiled in the near future.

WSOP Online 2023’s domestic schedule begins with the $400 Series “Kick-off” No Limit Hold’em event and is highlighted by returning player favorites, including the Colossus, “Lucky Sevens,” “Crazy Eights,” and the $1,000 Online Championship. New events for this year’s series include “PLOssus” and a $1,500 Bounty No-Limit Hold’em 6-Max.

The domestic series offers fifteen events of $1,000 or higher, including a $3,200 High Roller Championship and a $5,300 Super High Roller 6-max Freezeout. Players must be physically located within state borders to participate. Special resort rates will be available in Nevada and New Jersey at Caesars Entertainment destinations for players traveling into each state to play.