The Golden Nugget and Casino will host the Grand Poker Series which is into its eighth edition, and it will kick off Wednesday, May 27. The tournament offers guaranteed pool prize money of $1,600,000 and is poised to keep top players of the world engaged till July 3 with an action packed schedule.
This is one of the best tournaments for low-stake players and this Grand Poker series offers a schedule of 56 events where the buy- ins will be starting with a minimum of $100 and ending with a maximum of $560. The event is likely to draw players who love the low-stake series and also from the field which is camped in Las Vegas to play in the 2015 World Series.
Jason Sides of Golden Nugget said, “We have strung up an interesting schedule of poker that would appeal both the advanced as well as the novice poker players.” The Vice President continued to elaborate that the tournament offers affordable buy- in for players, fantastic structure and guarantee money of over a million dollars.
The $560 Main Event is the summit of the series and it has guarantee prize money of $500, 000 for players to win from. There are 11 different tournaments with $100,000 guarantee money featured by Grand Poker series with $350 buy-ins. There are about 20 tournaments that the 2015 edition series hold which are played in different forms except hold’em and they also include H.O.R.S.E. events numbering two.
New payout percentage and blind structures are to be featured in the Grand Poker Series this and the blind structure are also tiered now in each tournament. The organizers notified the media that there will be 30-minute blinds in the first eight levels where as the levels nine and to the final table will have blinds of 45-minutes.