Poker Tour has reported two energizing new associations with Education Investment LTD and Barrière Group that will see the WPT National Series highlight in Cambodia and Deauville. Hendon Mob banner authorities might be intrigued to note that the World Poker Tour (WPT) has as of late banded together with Education Investment LTD in an arrangement that will see two WPT National Series occasions held in Cambodia.
Father Christmas will need to fill his sack with poker chip sets as the first of the two occasions, WPT National Thailand, will occur Dec 22-29, 2016 at the Holiday Palace Casino and Resort in Poipet, Cambodia. There will be a THB 37,400 ($1,100) purchase in Main Event comprising of three beginning flights, Dec 22, 23 and 26. December 24 and 25 will be a three day weekend for Main Event players, for clear reasons, however the activity will proceed on those dates with side occasions and an exceptional visitor party.
The second occasion, WPT National Cambodia, happens at the Queenco Hotel and Casino in Sihanoukville, Cambodia, Jan 2-13, 2017. The $1,485 purchase in Main Event has three beginning flights on Jan 3, 4 and 6. Players contending in both occasions will have the capacity to re-enter twice per flight up to a most extreme of six re-passages. WPT CEO and Prez, Adam Pliska, said the celebrations were another indication of "Asia's developing interest for significant poker occasions over a prospering area,"
The WPT has additionally collaborated with the French club outfit Barrière Group in an arrangement that will see the presentation of a PMU.fr WPT National Deauville for the following two years. The primary occasion happens at the Casino Barrière Deauville Dec 6, 2016, with a €1,200 purchase in Main Event beginning Dec 8. There will likewise be a €2,000 High Roller tossed in with the general mish-mash. The second occasion will happen at some point in 2017.
It's awesome news for French poker players. The Casino Barrière Deauville was a prevalent stop on the European Poker Tour (EPT) for a long time until they dropped it from the Season 12 plan. The WPT went to France in their first since forever season with the WPT Euro Finals of Poker held at the notorious Aviation Club de France (ACF), however they hauled out of Paris a year prior to the club shut down for good in 2015. The WPT National Series is as of now in Killarney Dublin, and the following Main Event will be the WPT Borgata Poker Open Sep 18 – 23.