On Friday October 8th one of the most expensive live tournaments in the history of poker will take place at Es Saadi Casino in Marrakech, Morocco. The buy-in for the tournament is nothing less than $100,000 and there are 40 seats available - 10 seats are reserved for american poker pros. David Benyamine (highroller) and Michael Mizrachi (WSOP 2010 finalist) are two of the big names that have confi[...] Read more » Benyamine and Mizrachi to take part in tournament with $100k buy-in
Joined: Nov '08
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 43 (M)
WOW thats a high roller stake for sure. But only 40 seats........they wont get filled i feel the buy in is just too high. Maybe pre recession but thats a lot of smash to stump up, as for cashing out 100K i dont think so why would you lay out then cash up with out a profit????? no this ones for the true players, no cash outs for sure. CASH OUT AND SELL OUT
It is hard to tell you the first prize - because of the possibility of exchanging chips for money even in the progress of the tournament - so you cant know the first prize if you dont know how many chips will last in the tournament till the end....
Joined: May '09
Age: 34 (M)
100k as buyin for tournament wow :O :O players qualifying from satellite will surely be in for a treat if they win or even get to exchange 100k of their chips. but i doubt they'll manage to get 40 players for this big game.