One of the biggest poker events is coming. The 2021 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) is celebrating its 20th edition this year. Recently, the full schedule was released. Check the latest poker news for more.
The most expected poker festival of the year will take place from August 22 to September 15, 2021. The participants can win prize money of $16 million in 6 main events. According to Severin Rasset, this year’s WCOOP guarantee is the biggest of all time. There will be lots of trophies, unique bonuses, and much more.
There will be also an opportunity to win tickets of $1 million worth. The “Road to WCOOP” will continue until August 21st.
Winners of the 50/50 WCOOP Series will get a $5 200 main event entry as a prize. Money prize of $7.5 million is also waiting for the winner. It’s a unique opportunity for people, who were just playing Texas hold’em strip poker to become a winner of a large amount of money. The main peculiarity of the festival is the number of events: three No-Limit hold’ em and three pot-limit Omaha.
As a celebration of the company’s 20th anniversary, PokerStars decided to give away $1 million. Moreover, there will be freerolls, satellites, and leaderboards.
Prizes for buy-in levels
During all these years, poker players are gathering at the festival to compete for the WCOOP Player of the Year title. Maybe this year poker industry will see the new best female poker players of all time. The cash prize pool for the winners is $100 000. Money will be divided according to the buy-in level.
$5 000 + Trophy
$8 500 + Trophy
$12 500 + Trophy
$25 000 + Trophy
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