partypoker is back at Dusk Till Dawn Poker Club in Nottingham tomorrow for the partypoker MILLIONS UK – with a massive £8,500,000 in guaranteed prize pools across the whole festival.
The £5,000,000 guaranteed Main Event starts on Monday and dozens of the world’s top poker players are set to play, including Team partypoker duo Sam Trickett and MILLIONS Russia winner Anatoly Filatov, as well as German pro Manig Loeser.
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Roberto Romanello, partypoker sponsored pro, said: “I’m really excited about MILLIONS UK. I can’t wait to get back to Dusk Till Dawn and get playing again in such a great poker room.”
Partypoker MILLIONS UK takes place at Dusk Till Dawn Poker Club, the largest and only poker-dedicated venue in the UK. Simon Trumper, partypoker LIVEs’ Global Tournament Director, said: “After the huge success of our first ever MILLIONS event, held at Dusk Till Dawn last year and won by Maria Lampropoulos, I can’t wait to enjoy presenting the 2018 winner with the trophy and £1M.”
As part of the fun at partypoker MILLIONS UK, players will be offered the chance to box their way to a $5,300 MILLIONS ONLINE seat, by taking part in a punchbag challenge from October 4 – 7 October. partypoker ambassador and boxing legend Carl Froch will set the bar and there will be daily prizes for anyone that can beat his score.
The partypoker LIVE Mix Max tournament is kicking off the festival tomorrow Friday 28 September, with a $100,000 guarantee of and $200 buy in. Twenty bounties have been added, each with a £1,100 MILLIONS Open seat on their head. Bounties already confirmed include Rob Yong, owner of Dusk till Dawn, last year’s MILLIONS UK champion Maria Lampropoulos and Team partypoker’s Ludovic Geilich, Natalia Breviglieri and Anatoly Filatov.
All the live action for MILLIONS UK will take place at the celebrated Dusk Till Dawn casino in Nottingham from September 29 to October 7. There will be a total of three live Day 1s, kicking off on Monday. Players will be able to play as many Day 1s as they want and take their biggest stack forward to Day 2.
In addition to the £5,000,000 guaranteed Main Event, other tournaments include a £25,500 Super High Roller Event with a £1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool, the £1,100 MILLIONS UK Open and the £550 MILLIONS UK Finale.
Last year’s Main Event was won by Argentina’s Maria Lampropulos for £1m with partypoker qualifier and working mum Katie Swift turning her £131 satellite win into a £100,000 cash for seventh place. The £5,300 Main Event attracted more than 6,500 players who had taken part through various online and/or live stages to create a massive prize pool of £6,017,395.