Partouche Poker Tour Main Event starts today
Monday, 3 September 2012
Plenty of big names will be hitting the tables in the south of France today as the Main Event of the Partouche Poker Tour begins.
The €8,500 buy-in re-entry tournament runs from today until 9th September and features an estimated prize pool of €5 million. Stacks start at 30,000 chips with a 90-minute clock for the opening day and 120-minutes thereafter.
In addition there will be plenty of side action including PLO, turbo, six-max, short handed and ladies' events as well as a €25,000 High Roller. The full schedule can be found here.
Sam Trickett pocketed a seven-figure score after taking down the 2011 Partouche Poker Tour Main Event with Vanessa Selbst taking home €1.3m after winning the 2010 event.