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partypoker MILLIONS to Explode into Canadian Poker Scene This April

Poker has always been a game that brings tons of adrenaline and excitement. It provides a great way to win big for a small buy-in. In addition to that, poker players have the opportunity to visit many exotic places and come back home with more money they had before. But the money is only a small part, which contributes to the charm of this game. What is really enticing is the fact that poker will always be the world’s true meritocracy.

Many prestigious cardrooms have started to organize live poker events around the globe, spreading poker’s popularity even more. Some time ago, partypoker announced its thrilling schedule for the 2018 partypoker MILLIONS series. The sponsors of the event unveiled that the season will include many stops in different countries.

Quite unsurprisingly, partypoker is to return to Canada once again to offer 2 weeks of qualitative poker action and fun. The festival is to kick off on 21st April at Playground Poker Club and it is to run all the way through 2nd May. Last year, the festival in Canada turned out to be a huge success and many poker notables have popped into the list of players to make the things even more interesting.

partypoker Doubles Guaranteed Prize Pool for the Main Event

This year, partypoker will offer a plethora of games, but the Main Event is to be the cherry on top, offering a guaranteed prize pool of C$10,000,000. Players, who are bold enough to enter the poker arena will have the chance to turn a small investment of C$5,300 into a life-changing payday. The event is to feature multiple starting flights and it is set to commence on 24th April. Last year, the Main Event set a prize pool record in Canadian live poker. The 1,168-entry field generated a prize pool of C$5,709,750. For the most curious poker fans, it might be interesting to know that Jean-Pascal Savard was the player to walk away with the grand prize.

The schedule includes also a number of other side poker tournaments that are also worth the attention. However, the C$10,300 No-Limit Hold’em MILLIONS High Roller event is to give the start of the partypoker MILLIONS series in Canada. The event is to feature C$1,000,000 in money prize. Another event that is expected to garner great attention is C$25,500 No-Limit Hold’em MILLIONS Super High Roller. The lucrative prize pool of C$1,000,000 is expected to be blown out of the water.

Poker fans expect to see some of their favorite poker players entering the felt. The whole poker community is impatiently expecting the start of the thrilling festival.