WSOP launches 2024 with 'Champions Reunion' event

Quick Intro

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is set to launch its 45th annual event on May 28 at Paris Las Vegas with a groundbreaking Champions Reunion Event, as announced by Caesars Entertainment. This unique $5K No Limit Hold’em freezeout will be an exclusive opportunity for all living former WSOP Main Event champions to participate for free. Adding excitement, any player who eliminates a former champion will secure their spot in the Main Event.

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Reigning champion Daniel Weinman, who secured $12.1 million from a record-breaking field last year, will be among the notable participants. The anticipation for this year’s Main Event is high, with hopes to surpass last year’s turnout. The event, starting July 3, offers four starting flights, with late registration extending to July 7-8.

A return to tradition, the final table will take place at the Horseshoe Las Vegas, echoing the WSOP’s origins at Binion’s Horseshoe on Fremont Street. Scheduled for July 16-17, this year’s finale promises to be a historic event.

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The 2024 schedule also introduces the first-ever Mixed No-Limit Hold’em/Pot-Limit Omaha Double Board Bomb Pot event on June 15. This innovative event features an $1,500 buy-in and promises unprecedented action with its unique gameplay mechanics. Additionally, the PokerNews Deep Stack Championship offers a more accessible $600 buy-in event starting on June 25.

For those seeking an entry through online platforms, GGPoker,  and and Global Poker which is sweepstakes casino will host satellites with buy-ins starting at just $1. Ty Stewart, WSOP’s SVP & Executive Director, emphasizes the unparalleled experience the WSOP offers, promising a schedule that’s “bigger and better” than ever. With over 100 additional poker tables, the event welcomes a diverse range of participants, from legends to first-timers, underscoring the WSOP’s legacy as a pinnacle in the poker world.