Over $1,500,000 in guarantees, $250,000 in added prizes and a shot to win a 2015 Lexus iS350.
The seventh installment of the Chicago Poker Classic begins tomorrow at noon CT at Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind. The 12-day series features 10 numbered events headlined by a $360 re-entry opener that boasts six-starting flights and a $500,000 guarantee as well as a $2,000 Main Event that features a $1,000,000 guarantee.
Last year’s re-entry opener saw more than 3,000 players generate $970,000 prize pool. The eventual champion, local pro Chris Karambinis, transformed his buy in into a score of more than $168,000. The Main Event, meanwhile, saw Eddie Ochana best a 745-player field to earn $217,000 and a $10,000 WSOP Main Event seat.
Other highlights of this year’s series include more than $250,000 in added prizes in the form of 80+ $2,000 CPC Main Event seats, multiple $10,000 WSOP Main Event seats, a 2015 Lexus iS350 and more.
Updates from the series will be available until its completion right here on the CPC Blog. Thanks for following along and see you tomorrow at noon for Flight A of the $360 re-entry!