Partnership establishes annual WPTDeepStacks events In Central California With Large Guaranteed Prize Pools
Los Angeles, CA (July 3, 2014) WPTDeepStacks, the new mid-?major poker tour created by World Poker Tour® and DeepStacks Poker Tour, has cemented itself in Central California through 2017 with a deal with Turlock Poker Room & Casino.
The WPTDeepStacks-?Central California series will take place every year in May and feature a RFID live-?streamed Main Event, with a minimum $100,000 guaranteed prize pool. Entrants will also be able to participate in the WPTDeepStacks Player of the Year race with a chance to win a seat into the WPT World Championship.
“For the past five years, Turlock Poker Room & Casino has proven to be a great partner for us in the Central California market” said DeepStacks CEO Chris Torina. “Having brought DSPT to their property and now WPTDeepStacks, our events have quickly become the most popular and well attended tournaments in the region. We couldn’t be more excited to call Turlock Poker Room and Casino our exclusive partner.”
Turlock Poker Room & Casino is widely considered as one of the most player-?friendly properties in Central California, offering a rich selection of tournaments and new live action games like Mexican Poker. In the next few years, Turlock Poker Room & Casino will be expanding its footprint into a new gaming venue including amongst other things a purposely-?built venue for WPTDeepStacks televised events.
“Turlock Poker Room & Casino is honored to be the exclusive WPTDeepStacks tour stop in the Central California region. This dynamic partnership with one of poker’s premier brands solidifies Turlock Poker Room & Casino’s place as an industry frontrunner. We are thrilled about the tremendous added value that WPTDeepStacks will bring to our players,” commented Phil Rheinschild-? Co-?Owner, Turlock Poker Room & Casino.
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 Turlock Poker Room & Casino:
Turlock Poker Room & Casino (TPR) is a casino property in the heart of California’s Central Valley. Open since June of 2004, Turlock Poker Room & Casino has quickly become one of the premier gaming destinations in the area. TPR offers a wide variety of table games, live poker action and one of the friendliest staffs in the region. TPR is also the exclusive Central Valley casino partner of WPTDeepStacks with stops every May.