Monday 4th September, 2017

Debut WPTDeepstacks Portugal huge success; next stop Marrakech

By Mad Harper

Congrats to Portuguese player Francisco Lopes who has won the very first WPTDeepstacks Portugal event after beating a 250-entry field in gorgeous Vilamoura.

 

Don’t miss forthcoming WPTDeepstacks Morocco:  Marrakech is a simply stunning city with beautiful hotels & riads and great atmosphere. There's also LOTS of poker; running September 30 to October 8.

 

As well as €55,100 in prize money, Lopes also wins a €2,000 package into the WPTDeepStacks European Championships in Berlin, which takes place next January at the Spielbank Casino in Berlin.Speaking after his victory Lopes said that it felt great to win such a big tournament. "It's a big trophy and a lot of money," he said, "It's been an amazing week.”

 

 

Next stop: sunny Morocco! Festival starts September 30
The next stop for WPTDeepstacks is the WPTDeepStacks Morocco. Held in the famous Moroccan city resort of Marrakech, the WPTDeepStacks Morocco festival runs September 30 to October 8 with the €1,200 Main Event taking place October 5-8.

 

Morocco has a gorgeous climate at this time of year so don’t miss this chance to enjoy some sun in this beautiful city along with a fantastic poker schedule. We have hundreds of lovely riads and hotels close to the Casino.

 

As well as the Main Event, the packed schedule also includes a €365 WPTDS No Limit Opener, the €270 WPTDS Classic Freezeout, a €125 PLO, the €1,800 High Roller, the €2,700 Super High Roller and a bonus €135 Chinese Poker event on the last day.

 

Forthcoming WPTDeepstacks events

There are lots of WPTDeepstacks Europe events still to come in 2017. In October, WPTDeepStacks returns to Holland for WPTDeepStacks Netherlands at Holland Casino in Valkenburg with a jam-packed schedule from October 9-15. The €1,200 Main Event starts October 12.  

 

The WPTDeepStacks Brussels festival is in November and features a €1,200 Main Event  at Grand Casino Brussels VIAGE in the heart of the European capital. The final 2017 stop for WPTDeepStacks’ first season in Europe is the PMU.fr WPTDeepStacks Deauville festival. The full schedule of events takes place December 5-11 at Casino Barrière Deauville, with the €1,200 Main Event running December 8-11. The WPTDeepStacks European Championships in Berlin is from January in