The tournament will be held June 23-26 during the 2022 ARIA Poker Classic.
US.- BetMGM has announced that the first BetMGM Poker Championship will be held in ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on June 23-26. Scheduled during the 2022 ARIA Poker Classic, the tournament will lead four days of BetMGM poker events.
The BetMGM Poker Championship at ARIA will have a prize pool of $1m and a buy-in of $3,500. Prizes will be awarded to at least 15 players from each US live poker market.
Luke Staudenmaier, director of poker, BetMGM, said: “The first-ever BetMGM Poker Championship descends on Las Vegas during one of the most exciting times of the poker season.
“ARIA is a legendary poker brand and we’re thrilled that the Championship has become an integral part of this year’s Poker Classic. Through our relationship with MGM Resorts and its world-class U.S. properties, we’ll continue to leverage event programming and connect with players both online and in their favorite poker rooms.”
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