Friday 5th May, 2017

WPT Amsterdam starts today!

By Mad Harper

One of the most exciting events this year kicks off today with WPT Amsterdam at Holland Casino through to May 13. This is the WPT’s third consecutive visit to the Netherlands and also includes the European debut of the WPTDeepstacks tour which starts today with a €1,500 Main Event at Holland Casino.

 

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The new WPTDeepStacks European Player of the Year will earn a package that includes a custom trophy, €15k of buy-ins for WPT Main Tour events in Europe and €5k WPTDeepStacks Europe sponsorship package. The WPTDeepStacks Amsterdam series champion will also earn a seat into the season-ending WPTDeepStacks event in Europe, plus €500 for travel expenses.

 

The WPT Amsterdam €3,300 Main Event starts May 9 and features two starting flights, with one re-entry per flight. The Season XVI WPT Amsterdam schedule contains a two-day €6,000 High Roller running May 8-9 plus several other great tournaments such as a €750 Pot-Limit Omaha, €550 Crazy Pineapple and €2k NL Turbo.

 

 

The WPT Amsterdam €3,300 Main Event is the second WPT Main Tour event of Season XVI and, as well as the cash prize, the winner will earn a $15k seat into the season-ending WPT Tournament of Champions

 

Erwin van Lambaart, CEO of Holland Casino said: “I am very proud to welcome back the World Poker Tour to Holland Casino Amsterdam - both national and international players alike. The WPT Amsterdam festival, now featuring WPTDeepStacks Amsterdam, has something to offer for everyone, as does Holland Casino with plenty of excitement for those ages 18 and up.”

 

Holland Casino is located in the heart of Amsterdam, between the Leidse square entertainment district and the museum district. Holland Casino Amsterdam boasts 40 poker tables, 37 live-gaming tables, state-of-the-art slot and video machines, lively bars, and celebrated restaurants.