Partnership establishes annual WPTDeepStacks events In San Diego
Los Angeles, CA (August 5, 2014) WPTDeepStacks, the new mid-?major poker tour created by World Poker Tour® and DeepStacks Poker Tour, has cemented itself in San Diego through 2017 in a deal with Ocean’s Eleven Casino.
WPTDeepStacks-San Diego will run October 25-November 2, 2014 and feature a $1,100 buy-in, $200,000 GTD Main Event with 3 starting days.
The new partnership will give players one of the best tournament experiences in Southern California while also providing them another opportunity to qualify for this year’s WPTDeepStacks Player of the Year race and a chance to win a seat into the 2015 WPT® World Championship.
"Adding Ocean’s Eleven to our flourishing tour lets players know we are serious about bringing quality events to the San Diego market,“ said DeepStacks President Chris Torina. “Ocean’s Eleven is widely considered one of the leaders in the Southern California gaming industry and we couldn’t be more pleased to call them our exclusive San Diego casino partner.”
“For 17 years, Ocean’s Eleven has been known as a gaming destination for poker players and enthusiasts alike,” commented Haig Kelegian, Owner, Ocean’s Eleven Casino. “Partnering with a new and exciting brand like WPTDeepStacks gives our customers a chance to win their share of large guaranteed prize pools, in some of the best tournaments in the country.”
More information on the WPTDeepStacks-?San Diego series schedule and event structures coming soon!
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 Ocean’s Eleven Casino:
Located in beautiful San Diego County, Ocean’s Eleven is the premier gaming destination in the area. Boasting 50 tables of exciting action, Ocean’s Eleven also features some of the highest jackpots and friendliest staffs in the state. With over 50 big-screen televisions, a sports lounge, racebook and bar, it’s easy to see why Ocean’s Eleven has been the area leader for entertainment for over 17 years.