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2018 World Series of Poker Europe

11 June 2018

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Fresh off a hugely successful inaugural WSOP Europe in Rozvadov, the event returns in 2018 with 10 WSOP gold bracelets on the line, plus a €5 million guaranteed Main Event, a €5 million guaranteed High Roller and €3 million more in guarantees during poker’s largest European festival.

The WSOP Europe has found a permanent home at King's Casino in Rozvadov after an event last year that featured more than 25 million euros in prize money and 7,689 entries.

“King’s Casino does everything big and first class, so we can’t wait to return to Rozvadov for the 2018 World Series of Poker Europe,” said WSOP Executive Director Ty Stewart. “With €13 million in guarantees on bracelet events, plus a phenomenal cash game scene, we highly recommend you make plans to join us this fall in Europe’s best kept poker secret.”

The first official gold bracelet event will begin on Tuesday, 9 October at 6:00pm, with an €550 buy-in Colossus No-Limit Hold’em event with eight starting flights and a €1,000,000 prize pool guarantee. It will be the first of 10 official WSOP gold bracelet events awarded during the tournament series that concludes officially on Friday, 2 November with the final table of the €10,350 Main Event that features a €5,000,000 prize pool guarantee.

WSOP Europe itself has €13,000,000 in prize pool guarantees, and adding in the WSOP Circuit event that will immediately precede WSOP Europe (from 20 September - 8 October) and the satellite guarantees, and this WSOP festival becomes can’t miss for players with over €15,000,000 million guaranteed up for grabs.

“It was a dream to host WSOP Europe and I can’t wait to do it again,” said King’s Casino owner Leon Tsoukernik. “We hope everyone who came last year comes back for our warm hospitality and generous offerings, and for those who missed out, please join us for Europe’s biggest poker event of the year.”

The entire WSOP Europe schedule can be viewed at or on the King’s Casino website here.

King’s Casino Rozvadov is located in the Czech Republic, right near the German border, between Prague and Munich. The location is right in Central Europe, giving all Europeans an easy travel destination to play poker. Many of poker’s brightest young stars and international celebrities have made King’s their home in recent years.

The planned 2018 WSOP Europe bracelet schedule is as follows:

  1. 1 - €550 Colossus No-Limit Hold’em - €1,000,000 Guarantee – 8 starting flights – 1 re-entry per flight
20,000 chips
9-13 October.

  1. 2 - €1,650 6-Handed Deepstack No-Limit Hold’em -- €200,000 Guarantee – single re-entry
14 October

  1. 3 - €550 Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed -- €100,000 Guarantee – 2 starting flights – unlimited re-entry
15-16 October

  1. 4 - €1,100 Turbo Special Bounty Hunter No-Limit Hold’em -- €200,000 Guarantee -- $300 bounties
17 October

  1. 5 - €1,100 Monster Stack No-Limit Hold’em -- €1,000,000 Guarantee – 3 starting flights – 1 entry/flight
18-20 October

  1. 6 - €1,650 Pot Limit Omaha/No-Limit Hold’em Mix -- €200,000 Guarantee
21 October

  1. 7 - €2,200 Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed -- €200,000 Guarantee – Unlimited re-entry
22 October

  1. 8 - €25,000 High Roller No-Limit Hold’em - €1,000,000 Guarantee – Single re-entry
24 October

  1. 9 - €100,000 Super High Roller - €5,000,000 Guarantee – Unlimited re-entry
26 October

  1. 10 - €10,350 WSOP Europe Main Event - €5,000,000 Guarantee – 2 starting flights – Bust A, can re-enter B
27, 28 October

In total, this WSOP-centric Fall Festival will run 47 consecutive days, beginning on Thursday, 20 September with the first official WSOP Circuit gold ring event, and continuing through 5 November.

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