It is official and there are many international poker news articles that pick up the topic: the US Poker Open is back in 2021. This live poker tournament includes 12 high roller tournaments in Las Vegas on June 3rd.
The US Poker Open will be played at PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas and will end with the $50 000 No-Limit Hold’em Main Event on June 14th.
What you should know about the US Poker Open
This tournament was played for the first time in 2018 at PokerGo Studio, a property associated with Aria Resort and Casino. Since its premiere, it has been one of the largest high rollers events that can be played in the United States.
During the US Poker Open 2018, the champion was Stephen Chidwick, who pocketed $1.2 million. At the US Poker Open 2019, the winner of the $100 000 Main Event was David Peters.
This year the tournament includes 12 events with buy-ins ranging from $10 000 to $50 000. Throughout the tournament, there will be 5 different types of poker: no-limit hold’em, big bet mix, eight-game mix, and short-deck.
It is expected that the new hygienic measures taken by the Las Vegas casinos will not pose a problem for the development of the event. Apparently, the organizers of it hope that many familiar faces of the poker vertical will come to play the different competitions of the tournament as it has happened in previous editions.
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