WSOP 2018

The Star Sydney is proud to announce the return of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Circuit Event for the third consecutive year, from 27 November – 17 December 2018.

Following the success of the previous two years, claiming the title of the world’s largest WSOP International Circuit event, The Star Sydney will play host to a monumental $4.5 Million guaranteed series prize pool*. WSOP Sydney is the only place in Australia to take home an official WSOP gold ring and the adoration of your peers. The series features 15 renowned gold ring events over 21 days, including the addition of an exciting new event format to be announced!

 

MAKE A NAME FOR YOURSELF IN 2018 WHEN THE WORLD SERIES OF POKER CIRCUIT RETURNS DOWN UNDER

 

WSOP Sydney boasts five huge guarantees - Opening Event ($600,000 GTD), $5K Challenge ($1,000,000 GTD), The Main Event ($2,100,000 GTD), 6 Max ($400,000 GTD) and the Monster Stack ($400,000 GTD), offering huge prize pools to all players of all levels.

Last year’s Main Event winner Michael Kanaan picked up $394,837 for his efforts as well as a confirmed seat and sponsorship allowances for the Global Championships in Cherokee, North Carolina. He will be joining the 2017 WSOP Sydney Casino Champion Tim Ulmer, in August to represent The Star Sydney and fight for the illustrious WSOP bracelet up for grabs - Once again in 2018, two players will win entry into the WSOP Global Casino Championships 2019.

 

SATELITTES BEGIN SUNDAY, 7 OCTOBER 2018

EVERY SATELLITE GUARANTEES 1 SEAT

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EVENT 1

Opening Event NLH
(Repechage)

DAY 1A 6.15PM Tues, 27 Nov
DAY 1B 6.15PM Wed, 28 Nov
DAY 1C 12.30PM Thurs, 29 Nov
DAY 1D 12.30PM Fri, 30 Nov
DAY 2 12.30PM Sat, 1 Dec
DAY 3  4.00PM Sun, 2 Dec
BUY-IN $500 ($450+$50)
STARTING STACK 15,000
BLIND LEVELS 40 Minutes

 

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EVENT 2 Ladies Event (Re-Entry)
DAY 1 2.15PM Sun, 2 Dec
DAY 2 5.15PM Mon, 3 Dec
BUY-IN $400 ($360+$40)
STARTING STACK 15,000
BLIND LEVELS 30 Minutes

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EVENT 3 Turbo (Re-Entry)
DAY 1 6.15PM Mon, 3 Dec
BUY-IN $550 ($500+$50)
STARTING STACK 15,000
BLIND LEVELS 20 Minutes

 

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EVENT 4

Masters Tournament
(Re-Entry) 50+ years

DAY 1 12.30PM Tues, 4 Dec 
DAY 2 5.15PM Wed, 5 Dec
BUY-IN $500 ($450+$50)
STARTING STACK 15,000
BLIND LEVELS 30 Minutes

 

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EVENT 5 $5K Challenge (Re-Entry) Big Blind Ante
2 Day Event
DAY 1 2.15PM Wed, 5 Dec
DAY 2 2.15PM Thurs, 6 Dec
BUY-IN $5,000 ($4,750+$250)
STARTING STACK 25,000
BLIND LEVELS 45 minutes

 

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EVENT 6 Pot Limit Omaha 6 Max (Re-Entry)
2 Day Event
DAY 1 6.15PM Thurs, 6 Dec
DAY 2 5.15PM Fri, 7 Dec
BUY-IN $1,800 ($1,650+$150)
STARTING STACK 20,000
BLIND LEVELS 45 minutes

 

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EVENT 7

WSOP 2018 Main Event
(Repechage)

DAY 1A 12.30PM Fri, 7 Dec
DAY 1B 12.30PM Sat, 8 Dec
DAY 1C 12.30PM Thurs, 13 Dec
DAY 1D 12.30PM Fri, 14 Dec
DAY 2 12.30PM Sat, 15 Dec
DAY 3 12.30PM Sun, 16 Dec
DAY 4 12:30pm Mon, 17 Dec
BUY-IN $2,200 ($2,000+$200)
STARTING STACK 30,000
BLIND LEVELS 45 Minutes

 

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EVENT 8 NLH 6 Max (1x Re-Entry)
DAY 1 12.30PM Sun, 9 Dec
DAY 2 4.00PM Mon, 10 Dec
BUY-IN $1,320 ($1,200+$120)
STARTING STACK 20,000
BLIND LEVELS 40 Minutes

 

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EVENT 9 Mixed PLO/NLH (Re-Entry)
DAY 1 6.15PM Mon, 10 Dec 
DAY 2 5.15PM Tues, 11 Dec
BUY-IN $550 ($500+$50)
STARTING STACK 15,000
BLIND LEVELS 25 Minutes

 

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EVENT 10 Teams NLH (Freezeout)
DAY 1 6.15PM Tues, 11 Dec
BUY-IN $500 ($450+$50) in total
STARTING STACK 10,000
BLIND LEVELS 20 Minutes

 

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EVENT 11 High Rollers Event (Re-Entry) Big Blind Ante
DAY 1 2.15PM Wed, 12 Dec
DAY 2 2.15PM Thurs, 13 Dec
BUY-IN $20,000 ($19,000+$1,000)
STARTING STACK 50,000
BLIND LEVELS  45 Minutes (Day 1) | 60 Minutes (Day 2)

 

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EVENT 12 Pot Limit Omaha (Re-Entry)
DAY 1 8.15PM Fri, 14 Dec
DAY 2 5.15PM Sat, 15 Dec
BUY-IN $550 ($500+$50)
STARTING STACK 15,000
BLIND LEVELS 30 Minutes

 

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NEW EVENT TO BE ANNOUNCED!
EVENT 14 Monster Stack (Freezeout)
DAY 1 2.15PM Sun, 16 Dec 
DAY 2 12.30PM Mon, 17 Dec
BUY-IN $1,150 ($1,025+$125)
STARTING STACK 50,000
BLIND LEVELS 30 Minutes

 

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EVENT 15 Bounty Event (Re-Entry)
DAY 1 2.15PM Mon, 17 Dec
BUY-IN $660 ($400+$200+$60)
STARTING STACK 15,000
BLIND LEVELS 30 Minutes

 

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* Tournament conditions apply. Series Guaranteed prize pool is based on the combined prize pools of five (5) tournaments out of the fifteen (15) tournament series, with the five (5) tournaments being: The Opening Event from 27 November 2018, $5K Challenge from 5 December 2018, NLH 6 Max from 9 December 2018, Monster Stack from 16 December 2018 and the Main Event from 7 December 2018. To enter any Star Poker tournament, you must be aged 18 years or over and a member of The Star Club.

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

Wed 24/10/2018 6:15pm
Thu 25/10/2018 6:15pm
Fri 26/10/2018 8:30pm
Sat 27/10/2018 2:15pm
Sun 28/10/2018 6:15pm
Mon 29/10/2018 6:15pm
Tue 30/10/2018 6:15pm
Wed 31/10/2018 6:15pm
Thu 01/11/2018 6:15pm
Fri 02/11/2018 8:30pm