playMGM Offers $10 Online Satellites for Bellagio’s WPT Five Diamond Classic in Vegas

The New Jersey online poker site, playMGM, is offering online satellites for the World Poker Tour Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic’s main event starting at $10. The Las Vegas tournament starts on December 5

New Jersey online poker site, playMGM, is partnering with the World Poker Tour and the Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas to offer online satellites starting at $10 for one of the tour’s major tournaments.

Online players at playMGM Poker can win the $10,400 entry into World Poker Tour Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic main event for only $10, USPoker.com reports. The Bellagio is an MGM Resorts International property.

Preliminary festival events start on November 24, and the main event kicks off December 5 with the final table on December 10. Festival buy-ins range from $500 to $5,000, and there are four $25,000 high-roller tournaments.

The $10 playMGM poker satellites are qualifiers for the $55 Bellagio Qualifier and are offered daily at 5:40 p.m. and 8:40 p.m. One in six players will win an entry into the Qualifier with two guaranteed winners.

The $55 Bellagio Qualifier events are at 7:20 p.m. on Mondays through Saturdays. Direct buy-ins are available. One in 11 players will win a $535 entry into the Bellagio Super Satellite, and one entry is guaranteed to the World Poker Tour Bellagio Five Diamond.

A $55 Bellagio Turbo Qualifier will be held on Sundays at 5:20 p.m. One in 11 will win $535 entry into the Bellagio Super Satellite to the World Poker Tour Bellagio Five Diamond. One entry is guaranteed.

There will be five $535 Bellagio Super Satellite to WPT Bellagio Five Diamond tournaments at 6:20 p.m. on Sundays, November 12, November 19, November 26 and December 3.

One $12,000 WPT Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic prize package is guaranteed, which includes the $10,400 entry and $1,600 in cash for travel expenses. Odds of winning the package are 1 in 24. Direct buy-ins are available along with the $55 satellites.

The WPT Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic is one of the tour’s most prestigious tournaments with one of the largest buy-ins. Last year’s event featured 791 players and a more than $7.6 million prize pool. James Romero of Portland, Oregon, won the title and the more than $1.9 million first place prize.

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