The Bellagio Gears Up for WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic


The World Poker Tour is wrapping up an additional successful year of thrilling texas hold’em events that were held at beautiful poker locations around the world. And with completion of the year coming close to rapidly, the time has definitely come for one of WPT’s most popular annual occasions– the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic at Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

The celebration has actually currently started at the host casino site as well as will run all the way through December 15. This year, its schedule consists of 30 different competitions with various structures and also a rich buy-in range.

The exhilarating celebration was opened up on November 29 with a $1,100 Seniors No-Limit Hold ’em. An additional Seniors event happened on December 4. The 5 Diamond World Poker Classic’s schedule likewise features Turbo No-Limit Hold ’em events, a Pot-Limit Omaha one, and a variety of high rollers.

Followers of high roller action will certainly have the ability to go into competitions with buy-ins of between $15,000 and also $100,000. The Bellagio $15,000 buy-in high roller is starting tomorrow, December 7. Three $25,000 buy-in events will certainly occur within the event, with those running on December 8, December 10, and also December 14. WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic festivities will certainly end with a $100,000 extremely money player that is set to happen on December 15. December 15 will additionally see completion of the Main Event, the festival’s indisputable highlight tournament.

WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic Main Event

This year’s edition of among one of the most exciting and also busiest WPT competitions will certainly run from December 11 with December 15. Fascinated players will need to pay a $10,400 buy-in charge in order to have the ability to join the prestigious Main Event. There will also be multiple satellites to the tournament over the course of the festival.

The official six-handed last table of the Main Event will be live-streamed with a 30-minute hold-up. That last of the competition will certainly happen on December 15 from noon neighborhood time.

In 2014’s version of the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic drew in a formidable area of 812 entrances. The massive interest in case led to the creation of a $7,876,400 prize swimming pool. The top 81 finishers obtained a share of the cash, min-cashes beginning with $19,691. Each of the six final tablists was guaranteed a minimum cash of $271,736.

Ryan Tosoc, a player from Chicago, Illinois, bested the area of the Centerpiece at The Bellagio. The player obtained just under $2 million for his superb run in the competition, which was and also still is his occupation’s largest in-the-money finish in a real-time event. It is to be seen whether Tosoc will certainly go back to The Bellagio and attempt to win a back-to-back Five Diamond World Poker Classic title.