The World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) makes its only stop in Los Angeles at the Bicycle Hotel & Casino from March 3 – March 31.
The series kicked off with Event #1: a $160 No-Limit Hold’em tournament with a $75,000 guarantee. The tournament had an impressive turn out with 611 entries creating a prize pool of $88,990. players made the money with Christopher Doan of Hacienda Heights, California, taking the first place prize money of $22,715.
Event #2: Mega Million XIV
A highlight of this series is Event #2: the Mega Million XIV. This $1 million guarantee tournament featured 11 Day Ones, which ran through Monday, March 14.
All players who advanced to Day 2 got paid $1,000. Players who qualified for Day 2 more than once played the higher chip stack and received $3,175 for each chip stack .
Day 2 began on Tuesday, March 15 at 4 p.m. and played down to 54 players. Day 3 on Wednesday, March 16 will play down to the final 9 players. On Thursday, March 17 the final table will be streamed on Live at the Bike at 2 p.m.
Win a Seat
Players who are looking to satellite into the $1,675 WSOPC Championship on the weekend of March 26 can take a shot nightly at 8:30 p.m. for $150.
There will also be a freeroll on Monday, March 21 at 6 p.m. for the top 50 point leaders who play a minimum of 10 hours in cash games from March 3 through 12 p.m. on Friday, March 18. Ten $1,675 Main Event Seats are up for grabs.
Call (562) 806-4646 for more information.
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Patricia Chavira is a freelance writer and social media consultant specializing in poker. She writes a weekly column called the “Poker Scene” for Gaming Today. Follow her on Twitter @pinkchippoker