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EPT $36K CHAMPIONSHIP | APRIL 28 - MAY 1, 2017 | FOXWOODS RESORT

02-16-2017 09:11:19 PM

We are proud to announce that for one more season, we will be hosting another Eastern Poker Open along with our Season Ending $36,000 Championship at Foxwoods Resort and Casino on April 28 -
May 1, 2017.

The Eastern Poker Championship events are invitational events built to reward our top players throughout each 6 month season based on specific and challenging qualification standards.


Eastern Poker Tour gives out $150,000 in championship prizes alone each year, making Eastern Poker Tour the most rewarding single league in the entire United States.

Three of these great championship events are held on this one awesome weekend!
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Here are the events that are being held during the Eastern Poker Open at Foxwoods: 



FRIDAY - APRIL 28, 2017 AT 1:00 PM
CERESI CUP


(SIT N GO FORMAT 5,000 CHIPS, 15 MIN LEVELS)


Free-roll for regional leaderboard winners to compete for $1,600 in prizes and a $36,000 Finals Wildcard Seat to instantly advance to the Final 40 on Monday. Everyone who qualifies for the Ceresi Cup will walk away with at least $100 in their pocket.
Payouts: 1st - $500, 2nd - $320, 3rd - $230, 4th - $150, 5 - 8th - $100




FRIDAY -APRIL 28, 2017 AT 4:00 PM
BATTLE OF CHAMPIONS


(3,000 chips for each win, 20 min levels)

Free-roll for our top 40 most-winning players, with ties going to points. Players will compete for (4) Bar Poker Open VEGAS Full Travel Packages and first place wins a $36,000 Finals Wildcard seat to instantly advance to final 40 on Monday.



SATURDAY -APRIL 29, 2017- 10:00 AM
DAY 1A OF $36K CHAMPIONSHIP (TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS)
(20,000 - 32,000 starting stack, 30 min levels)

Nightly winners throughout the season invited to play for 16 spots into the $36,000 Finals. 
Players earn 2,000 more chips to their starting stack for each additional win with a maximum of 32,000 chips.



SUNDAY -APRIL 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM

DAY 1B OF $36K CHAMPIONSHIP (POINTS CHAMPIONSHIP)

(20 - 32,000 starting stack, 30 min levels)

Top 15% from each region are invited to compete for 16 spots into the $36,000 Finals. 
Players "level up" to more chips based on their finish with a maximum of 32,000 chips (level 6)




MONDAY - MAY 1, 2017

$36K CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS
- 12:00 PM

(100,000 starting stack, 40 min levels)

Top 16 From Day 1A & Day 1B Meet 8 Other wildcard players
Compete for $36,000 Total Payout with $10,000 First Place Prize
(Flight and Hotel accommodation is added if player decides to go to the WSOP Main Event)

FEATURED
PLAYERS

Andre Pereira
Carole Smith
Steven Walsh
Mike McGeehan
David D'Iorio
John Murray
Shane Matthews