FIRST ANNUAL BORGATA SPRING POKER OPEN
FEATURES $1 MILLION CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT
60-Event Tournament Running April 10 – 30
Atlantic City, NJ (March 16, 2010) – Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa announced today details of its first annual Borgata Spring Poker Open to be held Saturday, April 10 through Friday, April 30, 2010. The Borgata Poker Room will feature 110 poker tables for both live action and tournament play throughout the 21-day competition. The sixty-event tournament series will culminate with the $3,500 Borgata Spring Poker Open Championship event (April 25–30), which features two starting dates, 30,000 in tournament chips and offers a guaranteed $1 million prize pool.
The inaugural Borgata Spring Poker Open will feature 26 main events, including Texas Hold’Em No Limit, 6-Hand Max No Limit, H.O.S.E., Pot Limit Omaha, Omaha Stud events. The tournament will also be filled with super satellites, survivor, no limit hold’em, and Seniors-only and Ladies-only events.
Borgata will offer online reservations for main events, beginning Monday, March 22 through Wednesday, April 7. On-site registration for all Borgata Spring Poker Open events begins Friday, April 9, in the poker room. To view the event schedule and for more information, please visit www.theborgata.com or twitter.com/BorgataPoker.
Borgata has made it convenient for poker players to view a list of current live poker games in action through the online Live Game Report. In addition, Borgata’s Bad Beat Jackpot continues to flourish, having hit five times last week alone. Since its inception in December of 2008, Borgata’s Bad Beat Jackpot has hit 44 times, paying 386 players a total or $5,735,500.