16 Different Championship Tournaments Will Feature Buy-In of At Least $10,000, Including New Online Event

Published on January 9th, 2020 2:10 pm EST

New dates have been released for the biggest poker tournament of the year.Earlier today, the World Series of Poker released their Championship schedule for the 2020 WSOP.

"Championship events" feature a buy-in of at least $10,000.

In total, there will be a total of 16 Championship Events this year, including the $10,000 main event.

All but two of the events will be freezeouts (meaning no re-entries), while the others will allow for 1 rebuy (the Short Deck and No Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw events).

The most interesting addition to the schedule is the $10,000 WSOP.com ONLINE No Limit Hold'em event, which will get underway on July 2nd.

The Poker Players Championship will feature the highest buy-in of the 16 events at $50,000, while the rest of the events will have buy-ins of $10,000.

The WSOP notes that the Poker Players Championship will introduce No Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw to the mix this year, bringing the total variants of poker included in the event up to nine.


Here are the 16 Championship events, as well as their start dates:

Omaha Hi/Lo 8 or Better, June 3rd

Seven Card Stud, June 6th

Short Deck, June 8th
HORSE, June 9th

Super Turbo Bounty NLH, June 12th

Dealers Choice 6-Handed, June 13th

No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw, June 15th

Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw, June 18th

Pot Limit Omaha, June 20th

Poker Players Championship, June 22nd
Razz, June 24th

Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better, June 26th

Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better, June 28th

6-Handed No Limit Hold'em, June 29th
Limit Hold'em, June 30th

Main Event, July 1st-3rd

WSOP.com Online NLH, July 2nd


Source: WSOP.com - WSOP Championship Event Schedule Finalized


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