PokerStars Prepares Next High Rollers Online Series
High-stakes poker players have quite a few options in the live tournament scene these days, with high roller events now a standard part of most series and even several series dedicated just to high buy-in tournaments. And online, they have the PokerStars High Rollers.
The latest installment of this is now set to kick off in little more than two weeks.
That means it’s time to organize those buy-ins, sell those pieces, and get ready for 19 tournaments over eight days with $6 million in guarantees beginning on March 23.
The PokerStars High Roller Series will kick off on March 23 and run through March 30. Those eight days will offer 19 tournaments, with a lot of No Limit Hold’em but also some Pot Limit Omaha. And there will be $6 million in total guarantees.
— PokerStarsBlog (@PokerStarsBlog) February 5, 2020
Buy-ins will start at $215 and run up to $10,300. And the individual guarantees range from $100K to $1.5 million for the Main Event.
The previous High Rollers series ran in December, offering 27 events and $11 million in guarantees. It ran only 26 of those tournaments, and while many surpassed their guarantees, there were also overlays in 10 of them. It seems the organizers decided to trim it all down a bit for the upcoming edition.
Full High Rollers Schedule
While the biggest day in terms of guarantees will be March 29, the entire schedule offers big buy-in action. This is the full schedule:
–Event 1 / Monday, March 23: $5,200 NLHE 6-Max ($250K GTD)
–Event 2 / Monday, March 23: $215 NLHE 8-Max Progressive KO ($500K GTD)
–Event 3 / Tuesday, March 24: $10,300 NLHE 8-Max ($500K GTD)
–Event 4 / Tuesday, March 24: $1,050 PLO 6-Max ($100K GTD)
–Event 5 / Tuesday, March 24: $530 NLHE 8-Max Turbo Progressive KO ($150K GTD)
–Event 6 / Wednesday, March 25: $5,200 NLHE 6-Max Progressive KO ($300K GTD)
–Event 7 / Wednesday, March 25: $530 NLHE 8-Max ($150K GTD)
–Event 8 / Thursday, March 26: $10,300 NLHE 8-Max ($500K GTD)
–Event 9 / Thursday, March 26: $1,050 PLO 6-Max Progressive KO ($100K GTD)
–Event 10 / Thursday, March 26: $530 NLHE 8-Max Turbo ($150K GTD)
–Event 11 / Friday, March 27: $2,100 NLHE 8-Max Progressive KO ($200K GTD)
–Event 12 / Friday, March 27: $1,050 NLHE 6-Max Turbo ($100K GTD)
–Event 13 / Saturday, March 28: $1,050 NLHE 8-Max Progressive KO ($200K GTD)
–Event 14 / Saturday, March 28: $530 PLO 6-Max Progressive KO ($100K GTD)
–Event 15 / Sunday, March 29: $5,200 NLHE 8-Max Main Event ($1.5M GTD)
–Event 16 / Sunday, March 29: $10,300 PLO 6-Max ($400K GTD)
–Event 17 / Sunday, March 29: $2,100 NLHE 8-Max Turbo Progressive KO ($300K GTD)
–Event 18 / Sunday, March 29: $530 NLHE 6-Max Hyper-Turbo ($200K GTD)
–Event 19 / Monday, March 30: $5,200 NLHE 8-Max Progressive KO ($300K GTD)
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