The schedule for October´s Punta Cana Poker Classic in the Dominican Republic has three feature tournaments plus plenty of satellite and side event action.
From October 25th to October 3oth, the Punta Cana Poker Classic will be hosted at the five-star Melia Caribe Tropical Hotel & Casino in the paradise location of the Dominican Republic. The event is sponsored by the Winning Poker Network and includes three feature tournaments plus plenty of satellite and side event action.
The primary event is undoubtedly the PCPC Main Event – a $1,650 buy-in tournament with a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool – and this tournament is supported by a $900 buy-in Caribbean Poker Tour Main Event and a $3,200 buy-in Punta Cana High Rollers tournament.
The Punta Cana Poker Classic Schedule
All three feature tournaments will have live satellites scheduled during the week as well as Sit & Go games, Jackpot Poker and cash games on demand. The start days for the feature tournaments are carefully distributed throughout the week, so that if players bust out of one, they still have the opportunity to return from paradise with their pockets full of cash:
|Tuesday October 25||9:00pm||PCPC Main Event Satellite||$220|
|Wednesday October 26||4:00pm||PCPC Main Event Day 1A||$1,650|
|6:00pm||PCPC Main Event Super Satellite||$220|
|8:00pm||PCPC Main Event Super Satellite||$350|
|9:00pm||PCPC Main Event Turbo Satellite||$330|
|Thursday October 27||4:00pm||PCPC Main Event Day 1B||$1,650|
|6:00pm||High Roller Super Satellite||$350|
|8:00pm||PCPC Main Event Hyper Satellite||$220|
|9:00pm||PLO 6-Max Turbo||$220|
|Friday October 28||2:00pm||PCPC Main Event Day 2|
|3:00pm||CPT Main Event Super Satellite||$110|
|5:00pm||CPT Main Event Turbo Satellite||$160|
|7:00pm||CPT Main Event Day 1||$900|
|9:00pm||High Roller Hyper-Turbo Satellite||$350|
|Saturday October 29||2:00pm||PCPC Main Event Day 3|
|2:00pm||CPT Main Event Day 2|
|4:00pm||High Roller Event Day 1||$3,200|
|7:00pm||NLHE Turbo Survivor||$330|
|Sunday October 30||2:00pm||PCPC Main Event Final Table|
|2:00pm||CPT Main Event Final Table|
|2:00pm||High Roller Event Final Day|
|3:00pm||NLHE Progressive Bounty 6-Max||$350|
Win a Double Package to the Punta Cana Poker Classic with Americas Cardroom
Each week, Americas Cardroom – the leading site on the Winning Poker network – is offering players the opportunity to win not one, but two, packages to the Punta Cana Poker Classic in its “Beast” and “Sit & Crush” Sunday tournaments. Each of the tournaments has a $55.00 buy-in, or players can qualify for the tournaments for free by finishing among the prize places in the site´s two leaderboard competitions (*).
Each package is valued at $6,250 and includes:
- 6 night´s accommodation on an all-inclusive basis for two people
- One entry into the $500,000 guaranteed PCPC Main Event on Day 1A.
- Round trip airfare up to $400 per person – paid as cash into players´ accounts
- 24 hour room service and 24/7 VIP support
- Free golf at the resort´s gold course
- Six $50 Jackpot Sit & Go tickets and $1,350 in cash.
That means that if you win a double package to the Punta Cana Poker Classic, you can either take two more friends or sell the second package on. If you decide to keep the second package, you will get an extra entry into the PCPC Main Event, an extra $400 towards your airfares, six more Jackpot Sit & Go tickets and another $1,350 in cash.
(*) Details of the “Beast” and “Sit & Crush” promotions can be found in our review of Americas Cardroom (please see “Extra features”) along with a Q&A about playing at the site, plus our list of pros and cons of registering an account with Americas Cardroom.
See you in Punta Cana in October!