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$10 Million Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Set for August; Won't Clash with EPT Barcelona

  • Brett CollsonBrett Collson
$10 Million Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Set for August; Won't Clash with EPT Barcelona 0001

Last year, the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood, Florida rocked the poker world with a $10 million guarantee tournament. The $5,300 buy-in event exceeded the guarantee by nearly $2 million, and Blair Hinkle, captured the title for nearly $1.75 million after defeating Justin Bonomo heads-up.

The massively popular Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open series will return this year with a 23-event festival beginning on Aug. 14, highlighted by another $10 million guarantee beginning on Aug. 28. Also featured will be a $100,000 Super High Roller on Sept. 1. Both tournaments allow re-entries.

The Seminole Hard Rock had previously published tentative dates that coincided with the European Poker Tour Barcelona, but the casino eventually pushed the series closer to September in order to avoid a potential conflict. EPT Barcelona, the first festival of Season 11, wraps up one day before the Seminole Hard Rock's Main Event, giving players an opportunity to participate in both if they so choose.

The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open series also features a $2,200 eight-game mix, a $2,200 six-max, and a $1,650 bounty tournament. Here's a look at the complete schedule:

2014 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Schedule

Aug. 14-1711 a.m.1$350Deep Stack No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) $500,000 Guaranteed
Aug. 14-1512 p.m.2$250Omaha 8
Sun. Aug. 1712 p.m.3$250Deep Stack Turbo No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) - $25,000 Guaranteed
Sun. Aug. 17-183 p.m.4$1,100No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) $100,000 Guaranteed
Mon. Aug. 18-2011 a.m.5$150No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) $150,000 Guaranteed
Tue. Aug. 1912 p.m.6$560Black Chip Bounty PLO/No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry)
Wed. Aug. 2012 p.m.7$350Big Stack Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold'em - $50,000 Guaranteed
Thu. Aug. 21-2411 a.m.8$560Deep Stack No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) $1 Million Guaranteed
Fri. Aug. 22-2312 p.m.9$250Seniors (50+) No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry)
Sat. Aug. 23-2412 p.m.10$250H.O.R.S.E.
Sun. Aug. 2412 p.m.11$560Double Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold'em - $50,000 Guaranteed
Sun. Aug. 24-253 p.m.12$2,200Eight Game Mix
Mon. Aug. 2512 p.m.13$350Big Stack Six-Max No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) - $30,000 Guaranteed
Mon. Aug. 253 p.m.14$250Pot Limit Omaha (Re-entry)
Tue. Aug. 26-273 p.m.15$2,200Six-Max No-Limit Hold'em $200,000 Guaranteed
Thu. Aug. 28 - Sept. 312 p.m.16$5,300SHRPO Championship $10 Million Guarantee (Re-entry)
Sun. Aug. 31 - Sept. 13 p.m.17$1,100No-Limit Hold'em $100,000 Guaranteed (Re-entry)
Mon. Sept. 112 p.m.18$250Holiday Deep Stack No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) - $30,000 Guaranteed
Mon. Sept. 1-312 p.m.19$100,000Super High Roller Deep Stack No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry)
Mon. Sept. 1-23 p.m.20$1,650Purple Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry)
Mon. Sept. 1-25 p.m.21$150No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) $50,000 Guaranteed
Tue. Sept. 212 p.m.22$250Pot Limit Omaha 8B (Re-entry)
Wed. Sept. 312 p.m.23$200Big Stack No-Limit Hold'em (Re-entry) - $50,000 Guaranteed

For a look at the entire schedule and more, visit the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open website.

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