As the spring nearing its ending, summer as well as World Series of Poker are knocking on the door, and this suggests that a number of poker tours are finishing their present seasons.
Among those is the Hollywood Poker Open that is going to Columbus, in Ohio, for the 4th of 5 regional stops starting this 28th April, Thursday.
HPO Columbus start with a US$ 235 entry, US$ 20000 guaranteed event, the 1st of eighteen numbered tournament for the stop that finishes on 8th May, along with the finish of the US$ 1115 Regional Main Event. Of the eighteen events on tap, 8 would be “featured” events, suggesting that poker players keeping high enough would get points towards the leaderboard of the stop. Whoever amasses the most points would get a US$ 2500 seat into HPO Season 4 Championship, happening on 23rd to 26th June at the M Resort as well as Casino in Las Vegas.
Of specific note is, the aforesaid Main Event that starts on 6th May, Friday, with the 1st of 2 beginning battles. Previous year in this event, Daniel Swartz topped a pack of 294 players, including a win over Nick Pupillo, to snatch US$ 70560 as well as his US$ 2500 seat.
The event, this year, would carry a US$ 200000 guarantee and it would feature HPO’s traditional player-friendly construction with fifty minute levels throughout the first day and after that sixty-minute levels beginning at Level 21 for poker players who make it a few hours into the second day. Again, the champ would take home an added US$ 2500 seat to Season Championship. Check out full details of Main Event there.