Esports Arena Las Vegas at Luxor Resort & Casino is the selected venue for the WPT from May 25th to 28th. WPT Bellagio $25,000 High Roller will be hosted at the venue and poker lovers will be able to watch it live on their televisions.

The tournament attracted 54 entrants earlier this month but after an intensive play, only 6 players survived at the felt. The $432,000 prize for the first-place could be anybody’s from the following- Tom Marchese (2,359,000 in chips), David Peters (1,575,000), Aaron Ogus (857,000), Sam Soverel (391,000), Rainer Kempe (175,000) and Jake Schindler (43,000). The decision is yet to be made at the final table.

Similarly, WPT Tournament of Champions final table play will also take place at the same venue the following day, at 4 pm, local time. The early stages of the $15,000 buy-in event will take place at ARIA before moving over to Luxor.

Fans can watch both the tourneys in person, at the Esports Arena Las Vegas. Undoubtedly, witnessing a jam-packed game of poker, at a luxurious venue like Esports Arena has to be a treat for the eye. This arena has earlier hosted coveted titles but it is the first time for poker.

On May 27, the WPT will also hold a special taping of a televised $100/$200 no-limit hold’em cash game.

Lastly, on 28th May, the venue will play host to the last event of the championship, ClubWPT Challenge the Champs. Witnessing this live would be fascinating as two qualifiers Monte “Dino” Phelps and Thomas Wallett are to compete with some of the top pros in the poker world in front of viewers in millions who would watch the tournament on their TV sets.

For the WPT events open to the public, fans can enter the arena starting at 1 p.m. each day. While there they can enjoy games, food and drinks, as well as participate in giveaways for WPT swag and WPT500 seats.

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