The Turlock Poker Room & Casino has announced that the DeepStacks Poker Tour, Turlock Poker Room’s long-time partner, has joined forces with the World Poker Tour to create a new poker tour, WPTDeepStacks.
Turlock Poker Room will host the first stop on the brand new tour with a $1,000 buy-in Main Event beginning today and continuing through May 4.
Players in the WPTDeepStacks will be eligible to earn points toward player of the year honors in the mid-level poker tour.
The player that accumulates the most WPTDeepStacks/GPI POY points in 2014 will receive the following:
– A seat into the 2015 WPT World Championship
– A custom WPTDeepStacks POY trophy.
– A custom WPTDeepStacks POY poker table
– Exclusive WPTDeepStacks sponsorship package and;
– The “Meet Mike & Vince” VIP access pass to any televised WPT event to meet Mike Sexton and Vince Van Patten
This is the first $1,000 buy-in event hosted by Turlock Poker Room & Casino. The Main Event begins at 1 p.m. today at the Turlock Poker Room & Casino. For more information on the WPTDeepStacks event and professional poker players coming to Turlock, visit www.TurlockPoker.com.
For more details on the DeepStacks and World Poker Tour partnership, and to find a full list of WPTDS events, visit www.WPTDeepStacks.com.
Turlock Poker Room to Host DeepStacks Poker Tour