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World Series of Poker Releases Full 2017 Schedule

  • Katie CallahanKatie Callahan
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  • It has arrived! The World Series of Poker announces its full 2017 schedule.

The World Series of Poker announced today its full 2017 48th Annual World Series of Poker schedule, featuring 74 events and culminating in the Main Event on July 8.

The 2017 series from from May 30 to July 18 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino features several new events:

  • $10K Tag Team No-Limit Hold'em Championship
  • $333 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold'em
  • THE GIANT - $365 No-Limit Hold'em
  • THE MARATHON - $2,620 No-Limit Hold'em
  • $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Super Turbo BOUNTY
  • $2,500 Big Bet Mix
  • $3,333 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold'em High Roller
  • $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em/Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed Mix

The first of these, Event #2: $10,000 Tag Team No-Limit Hold'em Championship, kicks off the opening weekend alongside the $565 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold'em. This event has a $10,000 buy-in per team with two to four people on each team. Players will register together for this new event.

The second new event, Event #8: $333 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold'em, has unlimited reentry and the entire event is played online at WSOP.com Nevada. This event begins June 3.

Event #19: THE GIANT - $365 No-Limit Hold'em starts June 9 and has a $365 buy-in and unlimited reentry with payouts every flight and weekly Day 1 flights and a Day 2 restart July 8.

Event #23: THE MARATHON - $2,620 No-Limit Hold'em has players starting with 26,200 in chips and 100-minute levels, starting on June 12 and running five days.

Event #39: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Super Turbo BOUNTY starts June 20 and has 20-minute levels and bounties on each player worth $300.

Continuing this new trend of tournament events is Event #59: $2,500 Big Bet Mix with Big O, No-Limit Hold'em, No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw, Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo, 8 or Better, No-Limit 5 Card Draw, Pot-Limit Omaha, 2-7 Pot-Limit and Lowball Triple Draw. This event kicks off June 30 and brags a $2,500 buy-in.

Event #61: $3,333 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold'em High Roller is also played entirely online at WSOP.com Nevada, similar with the $333 event, and has unlimited reentry.

Event #64: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em/Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed Mix starts July 3 with a $1,500 buy-in.

Some staple events back on the schedule include the Millionaire Maker (June 10 - June 11) and the Little One for One Drop No-Limit Hold'em (July 11 - July 13), Monster Stack (June 24 - June 25), Seniors No-Limit Hold'em Championship and Super Seniors No-Limit Hold'em (June 16, June 18) and the Ladies No-Limit Hold'em Championship (July 7).

The WSOP announced some of its dates over the holidays.

The $10,000 buy in No-Limit Hold’em WSOP Main Event Championship will kick off July 8 and run across 10 consecutive days, until July 17. The starting flights are as follows: July 8, July 9 and July 10. Starting chips are 50,000 with two-hour levels.

The total entries across all events at the WSOP last year were the highest in the WSOP’s 47-year history: 107,833. With the new 15 percent payout structure, a record 15,767 entrants came away with prize money this past year. Qui Nguyen won the WSOP Main Event, which attracted 6,737 players and was televised by ESPN for its 15th consecutive year.

Here's the complete schedule for the 2017 World Series of Poker:

EventDateTournamentBuy-in
1Wed., May 31 (11 a.m.)Casino Employees$565
2Wed., May 31 (3 p.m.)Tag Team Championship$10,000
3Thursday, June 1 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em Shootout$3,000
4Thursday, June 1 (3 p.m.)Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better$1,500
5Friday, June 2 (10 a.m.)THE COLOSSUS III (FLIGHT A)$565
5Friday, June 2 (4 p.m.)THE COLOSSUS III (FLIGHT B)$565
5Saturday, June 3 (10 a.m.)THE COLOSSUS III (FLIGHT C)$565
5Saturday, June 3 (4 p.m.)THE COLOSSUS III (FLIGHT D)$565
5Sunday, June 4 (10 a.m.)THE COLOSSUS III (FLIGHT E)$565
5Sunday, June 4 (4 p.m.)THE COLOSSUS III (FLIGHT F)$565
6Friday, June 2 (3 p.m.)Seven Card Stud Championship$10,000
7Sat., June 3 (3 p.m.)Mixed Triple Draw Lowball$2,500
8Sat., June 3 (3:33 p.m.)WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold'em$333
9Sunday, June 4 (4 p.m.)Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship$10,000
10Monday, June 5 (11 a.m.)Tag Team No-Limit Hold'em$1,000
11Monday, June 5 (3 p.m.)Dealers Choice 6-Handed$1,500
12Tuesday, June 6 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$1,500
13Tuesday, June 6 (3 p.m.)No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw$1,500
14Wed., June 7 (11 a.m.)H.O.R.S.E.$1,500
15Wed., June 7 (3 p.m.)Heads Up Championship$10,000
16Thursday, June 8 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed$1,500
17Thursday, June 8 (3 p.m.)Dealers Choice 6-Handed Championship$10,000
18Friday, June 9 (11 a.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha (FLIGHT A)$565
18Friday, June 9 (4 p.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha (FLIGHT B)$565
19Friday, June 9 (7 p.m.)THE GIANT (FLIGHT A)$365
19Friday, June 16 (7 p.m.)THE GIANT (FLIGHT B)$365
19Friday, June 23 (7 p.m.)THE GIANT (FLIGHT C)$365
19Friday, June 30 (7 p.m.)THE GIANT (FLIGHT D)$365
19Friday, July 7 (7 p.m.)THE GIANT (FLIGHT E)$365
20Sat., June 10 (10 a.m.)MILLIONAIRE MAKER (FLIGHT A)$1,500
20Sunday, June 11 (10 a.m.)MILLIONAIRE MAKER (FLIGHT B)$1,500
21Saturday, June 10 (3 p.m.)8-Game Mix 6-Handed$1,500
22Sunday, June 11 (3 p.m.)No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw Championship$10,000
23Monday, June 12 (11 a.m.)THE MARATHON No-Limit Hold'em$2,620
24Monday, June 12 (3 p.m.)Limit Hold'em$1,500
25Tuesday, June 13 (11 a.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha$1,000
26Tuesday, June 13 (3 p.m.)Razz Championship$10,000
27Wed., June 14 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed$3,000
28Wed., June 14 (3 p.m.)Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw$1,500
29Thurs., June 15 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$2,500
30Thurs., June 15 (3 p.m.)H.O.R.S.E. Championship$10,000
31Friday, June 16 (10 a.m.)Seniors No-Limit Hold'em Championship$1,000
32Friday, June 16 (3 p.m.)Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Mix$1,500
33Sat., June 17 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$1,500
34Sat., June 17 (3 p.m.)Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Championship$10,000
35Sunday, June 18 (10 a.m.)Super Seniors No-Limit Hold'em$1,000
36Sunday, June 18 (3 p.m.)No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed$5,000
37Monday, June 19 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$1,000
38Monday, June 19 (3 p.m.)Limit Hold'em Championship$10,000
39Tuesday, June 20 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em Super Turbo BOUNTY$1,000
40Tuesday, June 20 (3 p.m.)Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better$1,500
41Wed., June 21 (11 a.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha$1,500
42Wed., June 21 (3 p.m.)No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed Championship$10,000
43Thurs., June 22 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em SHOOTOUT$1,500
44Thurs., June 22 (3 p.m.)H.O.R.S.E.$3,000
45Friday, June 23 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em (30 minute levels)$5,000
46Friday, June 23 (3 p.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better$1,500
47Saturday, June 24 (10 a.m.)MONSTER STACK (FLIGHT A)$1,500
47Sunday, June 25 (10 a.m.)MONSTER STACK (FLIGHT B)$1,500
48Sat., June 24 (3 p.m.)Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 Championship$10,000
49Sunday, June 25 (3 p.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha 6-Handed$3,000
50Monday, June 26 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em BOUNTY$1,500
51Monday, June 26 (3 p.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo 8 Championship$10,000
52Tuesday, June 27 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$1,500
53Tuesday, June 27 (3 p.m.)Limit Hold'em 6-Handed$3,000
54Wed., June 28 (11 a.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed Championship$10,000
55Wed., June 28 (3 p.m.)Seven Card Stud$1,500
56Thurs., June 29 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$5,000
57Thurs., June 29 (3 p.m.)Omaha Hi-Lo/Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo Mix$2,500
58Friday, June 30 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$1,500
59Friday, June 30 (3 p.m.)Big Bet Mix$2,500
60Saturday, June 1 (10 a.m.)Crazy Eights No-Limit Hold'em (FLIGHT A)$888
60Saturday, June 1 (4 p.m.)Crazy Eights No-Limit Hold'em (FLIGHT B)$888
60Sunday, June 2 (10 a.m.)Crazy Eights No-Limit Hold'em (FLIGHT C)$888
60Sunday, June 2 (10 p.m.)Crazy Eights No-Limit Hold'em (FLIGHT D)$888
61Saturday, July 1 (3:33 p.m.)WSOP.com ONLINE High Roller$3,333
62Sunday, July 2 (3 p.m.)Poker Players Championship (6-Handed)$50,000
63Monday, July 3 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$1,000
64Monday, July 3 (3 p.m.)No-Limit Hold'em/Pot-Limit Omaha Mix$1,500
65Tuesday, July 4 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em (30 minute levels)$1,000
66Wed., July 5 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$1,500
67Wed., July 5 (3 p.m.)Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed High Roller$25,000
68Thursday, July 6 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em$3,000
69Thursday, July 6 (3 p.m.)Razz$1,500
70Friday, July 7 (11 a.m.)Ladies No-Limit Hold'em Championship$1,000
71Friday, July 7 (2 p.m.)WSOP.com ONLINE Championship$1,000
72Friday, July 7 (3 p.m.)High Roller for One Drop$111,111
73Saturday, July 8 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT (FLIGHT A)$10,000
73Sunday, July 9 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT (FLIGHT B)$10,000
73Monday, July 10 (11 a.m.)No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT (FLIGHT C)$10,000
74Tuesday, July 11 (3 p.m.)The Little One for One Drop (FLIGHT A)$1,111
74Wed., July 12 (3 p.m.)The Little One for One Drop (FLIGHT B)$1,111
74Thursday, July 13 (3 p.m.)The Little One for One Drop (FLIGHT C)$1,111

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