January 11, 2020 2 min read


WSOP Announces Dates for Championship Events

The World Series of Poker has announced all of the championship events at the upcoming Las Vegas event in June and July 2020.

$10K+ WSOP Buy-In Events Announced

The 2020 Las Vegas World Series of Poker is coming up, and the last we heard about the event was at the end of last year when a dozen events were announced. Up until now, we only new about 12 events, covering a wide variety of buy-ins – but, the latest announcement targets the high-rolling WSOP hopefuls.

The WSOP has released the dates for a few more events. This time around, the organizers are letting players know about the championship events (those that have a buy-in of $10,000 or more). The following events geared at high roller players have been announced:

Date Event Buy-In
June 3 Omaha Hi-Lo $10,000
June 6 Seven Card Stud $10,000
June 8 Short Deck $10,000
June 9 HORSE $10,000
June 12 Super Turbo Bounty NLH $10,000
June 13 Dealers Choice 6-Handed $10,000
June 15 No-Limit 2-7 Single Draw $10,000
June 18 2-7 Triple Draw $10,000
June 20 Pot-Limit Omaha $10,000
June 22 Poker Players Championship $50,000
June 24 Razz $10,000
June 26 Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo $10,000
June 28 Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo $10,000
June 29 No-Limit Hold’em Six-Max $10,000
June 30 Limit Hold’em $10,000
July 1-3 Main Event $10,000
July 2 WSOP.com Online NLH $10,000

It’s an interesting mix of events, as the World Series of Poker aims to appeal to a wide range of players. Draw, Omaha and Hold’em games are all available. So, it doesn’t matter what kind of player you are – you’re still going to have the opportunity to play in a Championship event during the WSOP.

“The Championship Events are always among the most special offered at the WSOP each year. We are proud to be the only tournament series who spreads such an offering and have worked with some of the games most distinguished players this off-season to ensure our schedule and the events themselves align well with where poker is in 2020″

– Jack Effel, WSOP Vice President.

Of course, if you don’t have the kind of bankroll to support a $10K poker buy-in, there are many ways for your to earn your way into championship WSOP events via satellites. Over the course of the next few months, you’re sure to find out about a range of smaller events that will feed into the championship tournaments during the Las Vegas World Series of Poker 2020.


As an avid follower of sports and the newly recognized industry of esports, Heidi uses her expertise to help the team push out the best sports content. She is also continually learning more about the gambling industry in general and pushes out a variety of content.

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