It’s the first of five days of the PlayNow.com & Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries 2017 Poker Championship at Club Region Casino and Event Centre in Winnipeg Manitoba.
Tonight’s event kicks off at 7:00 p.m. local time and features a satellite to the Main Event. The buy-in is $120 with $110 going to the prize pool along with a $10 registration fee. For every $1,100 in the prize pool, a player will win entry into the Main Event. This means one in every 10 players will be playing on Saturday. All players will receive 5,000 in chips with blind levels lasting 20 minutes and play open to a maximum of 150 entries.
Following tonight’s satellite, the schedule for the PlayNow.com & Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries 2017 Poker Championship is as follows:
|Date||Buy-in||Format||Starting Stack||Blind Length|
|Sept. 21||$300 ($225 Prize Pool + $50 Bounty + $25 Registration)||No Limit Texas Hold’em Bounty||7,000||20 mins|
|Sept. 22||$600 ($550 Prize Pool + $50 Bounty)||No Limit Texas Hold’em||15,000||30 mins|
|Sept. 23||$1,100 Manitba Liquor & Lotteries Poker Championship Main Event||No Limit Texas Hold’em||20,000||45 mins|
|Sept. 24||Day 2 of $1,100 Manitba Liquor & Lotteries Poker Championship Main Event||No Limit Texas Hold’em||-||45 mins|
|Sept. 24||$400 PlayNow.com Tournament||No Limit Texas Hold’em||8,000||30 mins|