Winter Poker Classic, WSOP Satellites, and Greg “Fossilman” Raymer Comes to Arizona

Posted On 10 Feb 2013
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Not sure if the month of February has something sweet in store for Arizona Poker Players? You've come to the right place! The Arizona Player has all the information on some fantastic tournaments and events happening this month, including WSOP Satellites, a chance to play with a Main Event Champion, and The Arena Poker Room's 2nd Annual Winter Poker Classic, with an estimated prize pool of $120,000!





Harrah's Word Series of Poker Satellites at Harrah's Ak-Chin

Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino is holding WSOP Satellite Tournaments four nights a week, giving players a chance to win a cheap seat to Las Vegas for the 2013 World  Series of Poker!

Mondays at 7:30 PM have $40 Qualifying Sit-and-Gos, where the winner will be entered into Harrah's $250 buy-in WSOP $10,000 Main Event Satellite on May 18th-19th.

Wednesdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 12:30 PM players can win a seat to some of the smaller WSOP tournaments in Las Vegas this year. Wednesday's Satellites have a $65 buy-in, with the prize of a $1,500 WSOP Event. Sunday's cost $50, with a $1,000 WSOP Event seat for the winner.

Saturdays at Harrah's Ak-Chin have rotating tournaments like seniors only, ladies only, Omaha Poker, and Casino Employee events. Call Harrahs at 480-802-5138 for the schedule or visit their Poker Website for more information.


WSOP Champion Greg "Fossilman" Raymer comes to Casino Del Sol

Tucson's Casino Del Sol is hosting 2004 WSOP Main Event Champion Greg "Fossilman" Raymer February 14th, 15th and 16th. Have a chance to sit down with Fossilman himself on Thursday, February 14th at Casino Del Sol's 7PM Deep Stack $5000 Guaranteed NLHE Tournament. To sweeten up this Valentine's Day deal, Fossilman will carry a $500 Bounty on his head – knock him out and win big!

February 15th and 16th, 7-8 PM, Fossilman will be available for book-signing, autographs, and photo ops.

For more information call Casino Del Sol at 520-838-6565 or visit the Casino Del Sol Website.


Talking Stick Resort's 2nd Annual Winter Poker Classic

The Arena Poker Room at Casino Arizona's Talking Stick Resort will be filling up this February 16th through 18th with top local players, all competing for a piece of the estimated $120,000 prize pool in the 2nd Annual Winter Poker Classic Tournament. Sign-ups have already begun! The tournament will be split into two days, the 16th and 17th, starting at 10:00 AM. Players will start with $8,500 in tournament chips, or $12,500 for an additional $20 Staff Appreciation. All play will stop after 10 hours or the field is down to 10% of the field, whichever comes first. On February 18th, all remaining players will re-convene at 10:00 AM to play to the top prizes. The top three players will win a trophy and an estimated $11,500, $17,000, and $28,000 for third, second, and first place, respectively.

Call The Arena Poker Room Today at 1-800-946-4452 ext 7734 to reserve your seat today!

For more information on the 2nd Annual Winter Poker Classic, visit Casino Arizona's Poker Website.


Can't make it to one these great events? There are plenty of great Poker Tournaments and Events happening every night in Arizona! Check out The Arizona Player's Card Room Directory to find one nearby! We'll see you there!



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