London leg of LCI Poker Tour starts today

London leg of LCI Poker Tour starts today

Wednesday, 12 September 2012

The London leg of the LCI UK Poker Tour gets under at the Casino at the Empire in Leicester Square this afternoon.

The first event of the five day festival is a £100+£8 NL Hold'em affair starting at 5pm today. Tournament organisers have tweeted this morning that 25 seats to this weekend's £50k Main Event have been added to the prize pool so there's some fantastic value to be had.

A £100+£8 PLO tournament is scheduled for 5pm tomorrow with the really serious business getting under way on Friday in the form of the £50,000 Main Event.

The first of two opening flights gets in the £200+£20 Main Event gets under way at 2pm on Friday with a second opening day flight starting at the same time on Saturday. Players will get a starting stack of 40,000 chips and a 45-minute clock for their £200 with one re-entry allowed for the first three levels.

A £100 bounty tournament rounds out proceedings at 7pm on Sunday.

Tags: LCI Poker Tour, Casino at the Empire