Las Vegas, NV (October 18, 2021) — As the 2021 season of the PokerGO Tour® presented by Guaranteed Rate enters the home stretch, PokerGO® today announced the dates and events for the first quarter of the 2022 season for the PokerGO Tour. The high-stakes action begins January 5 and includes the all-new Stairway to Millions, PokerGO Cup, PokerGO Heads-Up Championship, Super High Roller Bowl Russia, presented by Luxon Pay, and U.S. Poker Open.
Stairway to Millions
The Stairway to Millions gives participants multiple access points via the various entry levels of the tournament. The first level is a $1,000 buy-in and the levels progress up to a final level that has a $100,000 price tag. Players who reach the money for a certain level will automatically win entry into the next level, making it possible for a player to run $1,000 into over $1,000,000! Expect more details to be announced soon regarding the Stairway to Millions tournament.
PokerGO Cup & PokerGO Heads-Up Championship
In February, the 2022 PokerGO Cup leads things off before the first-ever PokerGO Heads-Up Championship takes center stage. The PokerGO Cup features eight events starting on February 2, with buy-ins ranging from $10,000 to $100,000. The PokerGO Heads-Up Championship takes place on February 12. This bracket-style tournament has a 32-player field with a $100,000 buy-in, the largest ever buy-in for a heads-up event.
Super High Roller Bowl Russia & U.S. Poker Open
The biggest buy-in of this group of tournaments comes in March when the Super High Roller Bowl heads to Sochi, Russia, presented by Luxon Pay, a multi-currency eWallet that offers an instant, live event payment solution for both buy-ins and payouts, offering a wide range of alternative payment methods, spot rate currency exchange (limits may apply), plus free peer-to-peer transfers.* The 11-event series features events with buy-ins of $25,000, $50,000, and $100,000 leading into the $250,000 Super High Roller Bowl Russia that begins on March 11. Following Super High Roller Bowl Russia, the PokerGO Tour heads back to Las Vegas for the 2022 edition of the U.S. Poker Open.
“The PokerGO Tour is thrilled to unveil the first group of events for the 2022 season,” said Mori Eskandani, President of PokerGO. “In its first season, the PGT made its mark on the poker world by providing players and fans everywhere with some truly memorable moments. We look forward to building upon the momentum from the PokerGO Tour’s first season as we continue to showcase the game’s elite players in the world’s most competitive high-stakes tournaments.”
Many of the events scheduled for the first quarter of the 2022 PokerGO Tour will be broadcast on PokerGO. PokerGO is available worldwide on all your favorite devices, including Android phone, Android tablet, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV. You can also stream PokerGO on any web or mobile browser by going to PokerGO.com.
Dates, times, and specific events of this schedule are subject to change.
*Limits may apply for withdrawals and currency exchange.
PokerGO® is the world’s largest poker content company delivering poker’s most premier live events and original series to consumers around the world. The platform delivers more than 100 days of live poker annually, streaming PokerGO owned and operated tournaments such as the Super High Roller Bowl, along with World Series of Poker final tables and more. PokerGO’s video-on-demand library includes original content that provides unmatched access to the world of poker, between “High Stakes Poker,” “Poker After Dark,” and more. PokerGO curates programming that includes expert commentary on the game, historic tales of iconic moments, behind-the-scenes interviews with poker stars, and more. For more information, please visit http://www.pokergo.com/.
About Luxon Pay
Luxon Pay is a multi-currency eWallet, which allows customers to make instant, global payments. Luxon Pay offers fee-free deposits via Visa, Mastercard, and many other alternative payment methods and allows customers to hold up to 10 currencies and benefit from spot rate currency exchange (limits may apply). Luxon Pay provides a simple, fee-free payment solution for many online and offline merchants, and is available in the App Store and via Google Play.
Luxon Pay is authorised and regulated as an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Electronic Money Regulations 2011, for the issuing of electronic money. Luxon Pay does not currently accept customers from the US. For more information, see http://www.luxonpay.com.