Partnership establishes inaurgural WPTDeepStacks event in Mississippi in 2015!
Los Angeles, CA (November 13, 2014) WPTDeepStacks, the premier mid-major poker tour created by World Poker Tour® and DeepStacks Poker Tour, has added yet another stop to its 2015 calendar, this time at IP Casino Resort Spa in Biloxi, Mississippi.
WPTDeepStacks-Mississippi will run March 20-29, 2015 and feature a 10-day festival with a series-ending $1,100 buy-in Main Event.
The exclusive partnership will bring exciting tournaments to Mississippi while also offering players from around the region the opportunity to qualify for next year’s WPTDeepStacks Player of the Year race with a chance to win a seat into the 2016 WPT® World Championship.
"Adding IP to our tour shows that we are committed to bringing great tournaments to the Mississippi market,” said DeepStacks President Chris Torina. “We are very excited about the our partnership with IP and look forward to a wonderful 2015 series.”
”IP is proud to host the 2015 WPTDeepStacks-Mississippi event,“ said Jim Sterling, Poker Room Manager, IP Casino Resort Spa. “This year’s event promises to be very exciting for both our casino and players alike.”
WPTDeepStacks (WPTDS) is a one-of-a-kind partnership between the world’s most established poker tour, WPT® and the world’s fastest growing poker tour, DSPT. Focused primarily on the “mid-major” poker market, WPTDeepStacks is designed to reach a mainstream demographic and provide the best live tournament experience for our players and casino partners alike. WPTDeepStacks works with some of the largest and most prestigious casino brands in the industry and boasts a world class, highly knowledgeable executive team that is fully involved in every phase of creating and delivering an unsurpassed live event experience for our players around the world.
About IP Casino Resort Spa:
IP CASINO RESORT SPA is owned and operated by Boyd Gaming Corporation, a leading diversified owner and operator of 22 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Jersey. Boyd Gaming press releases are available at www.prnewswire.com. Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com.