The event will be held at the NagaWorld Integrated Resort in Phnom Penh from J21-25 July.
Cambodia.- The World Poker Tour has announced that an open WPT Main Tour event will be held at the NagaWorld Integrated Resort in Phnom Penh from 21-25 July 2020.
“The WPT continues to expand globally and we are delighted to break new ground in the Asia-Pacific region to open our 19th season this July with WPT Cambodia. The breakthroughs made last November showed the poker world the magnificent NagaWorld and the passion of the network of players who flew from all corners of the globe to attend the record-breaking event.”, Adam Pliska, CEO of the World Poker Tour, said.
It will be the second WPT event to be held in Cambodia. The first WPT event was held in November last year and had record participation and the largest prize pool in Cambodian poker history, according to Asia Gaming Brief.
Danny McDonagh, Live Events Specialist for the World Poker Tour, added: “We look forward to welcoming even more players to this sparkling facility across three dates next season and growing the Asia-Pacific poker ecosystem to new heights.”