PokerStars has simply completed up the Pennsylvania Championship of On-line Poker (PACOOP) and noticed nice success from the annual poker match collection. This was the second time the PACOOP came about, with loads of motion to uncover. Now that the PA collection is over, the net poker platform will now give attention to the New Jersey model.
The PACOOP came about from September 19 by way of October 5. The entire assured prize cash was slightly increased than the inaugural collection, coming in at $1.5 million. Nevertheless, with so many poker gamers competing, the collection moved simply previous the $2 million mark relating to prizes awarded. Nearly each occasion met its quota, with PokerStars solely having to give you a brief quantity in overlays.
There have been 50 occasions on the schedule this 12 months. The Important Occasion was an enormous hit, providing a $200,000 prize pool. With 1,013 entries, the prize pool elevated to $283,640.
Now that the PACOOP has come to an finish, PokerStars can give attention to the NJCOOP. They provide the identical nice collection in New Jersey, with a couple of various variations. The New Jersey model will start on October 10 and proceed by way of October 26. There will probably be $1 million in prize pool cash assured throughout 54 occasions. Whereas the prize cash is decrease than PA, the variety of occasions is a bit increased.
The schedule in NJ will supply a bit extra selection than gamers present in Pennsylvania. There are your normal NLHE occasions in addition to turbo choices and short-handed tables. There are much more progressive knockouts on the schedule, together with Badugi and H.O.R.S.E.