Today, partypoker LIVE announced the debut of a new high stakes poker event, the MILLIONS Super High Roller Series Sochi, that will run at Casino Sochi, Russia, from March 6 – 15, 2020.
The series will take place in conjunction with the inaugural Super High Roller Bowl Russia on March 13th, as partypoker LIVE partner Poker Central continues the global expansion of the prestigious tournament.
Powered by strong partnerships with Poker Central and Triton Poker, the MILLIONS Super High Roller Series Sochi is expected to feature high roller circuit players including Paul Phua, Richard Yong, Cary Katz, Rob Yong, Jason Koon, and Mikita Badziakouski, as well as newcomers looking to make their mark on the poker circuit.
Buy-ins for the eight events will range from $25,000 – $250,000 and will include no limit hold’em and short deck formats.
High stakes highlights of the series will be Poker Central’s Super High Roller Bowl, featuring the largest buy-in in Russian poker history at $250,000, and a $100,000 short deck event hosted by Triton Poker.
The events will be streamed for free with English and Russian language commentary through partypoker channels including the partypoker Twitch channel and Poker Central’s direct-to-consumer OTT service, PokerGO, while Super High Roller Bowl Russia will be streamed exclusively on PokerGO.
partypoker LIVE President, John Duthie, said: “With partypoker LIVE teaming up with Triton, Poker Central, and Sochi Casino we are living in exciting times for high stakes poker with great worldwide reach.”
Sam Simmons, President of Poker Central, said: “Expanding into the Russian market with our tournament Super High Roller Bowl is a great moment for us at Poker Central. Our team loves bringing poker events and content to players and audiences around the world, and we’re pleased to partner with partypoker and Triton Poker in presenting these events to PokerGO.”
Artur Voskanyan, Casino Sochi Poker Club Manager, said: “This is a very, very special event and we cannot wait to roll out the red carpet and show players from all the world the VIP treatment at the casino and the beauty of Sochi.”
Online satellites to the event have already begun on partypoker starting from $2.20. More info on this series of events will be available on Poker Central as it becomes available. Watch prior editions of the Super High Roller Bowl, as well as the partypoker LIVE Millions events, on PokerGO right now.