Weekly Poker Tournaments

ATTENTION TOURNAMENT PLAYERS:
With the Poker rooms amalgamating to Club Regent Casino as of April 5th 2018, the weekly poker tournament schedule will be adjusted as follows (Monday and Wednesday tournaments will be suspended):

**Tuesday April 10th - $60 re-entry @ 7:05PM
**Thursday April 12th - $100 re-entry @ 7:05PM

  • Tuesday April 17th - $70 multi-table satellite for $600 event (for every 10 entries, 1 ticket will be awarded)
  • Thursday April 19th - $120 multi-table satellite for $1100 main event (for every 10 entries, 1 ticket will be awarded)
  • The week of April 22nd and April 29th tournaments will be suspended.
  • Weekly tournaments (Tuesday and Thursdays) will resume May 1st 2018.


**Tournament players who are collecting points, the last tournament for points is Thursday April 12th. Those who are eligible for a main event ticket will be contacted by April 18th.

Hours of Operations (as of the week of April 8th, 2018)

  • Sunday 12pm to 3am
  • Monday to Thursday 1:15pm to 3am
  • Friday and Saturday 1:15pm to 5am

Weekly Poker Tournaments

No Limit Texas Hold’em Re-Entry - Tuesdays
Buy-in amount - $60 ($50 + $10 administration fee)

  • Registration start time – 6:00 PM | Tournament start time – 7:05 PM
  • Maximum amount of participants – 100 (Alternate list used if capacity is reached)
  • Re-entry available during the first three levels (Late Registration until 8:20 pm)
  • Starting chip stack - 5,000 in tournament chips
  • 20 minute blind levels beginning with 25-50 blinds.
  • Top ten percent of total entries will receive cash prizes


No Limit Texas Hold’em Re-Entry - Thursdays
Buy-in amount - $100 ($90 + $10 administration fee)

  • Registration start time – 6:00 PM | Tournament start time – 7:05 PM
  • Maximum amount of participants – 100 (Alternate list used if capacity is reached)
  • Re-entry available during the first three levels (Late Registration until 8:20 pm)
  • Starting Chip Stack - 8,000 in tournament chips
  • 20 minute blind levels beginning with 25-50 blinds.
  • Top ten percent of total entries will receive cash prizes

Playnow.com Poker Championship Dates

  • Spring 2018 – April 25th to 29th
  • Fall 2018 – September 5th to 9th

Bad Beat Jackpot

  • Offered on all Texas Hold’Em cash games
  • Qualifier is losing with 4 of a kind or better using both hole cards
  • Jackpot breakdown (50% to losing hand, 25% to winning hand, 25% table share to players dealt in that hand)
  • Starts at $5000 and $500 is added daily
  • See complete rules and regulations

Rules of Play

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*Players must have a valid Casinos of Winnipeg Club Card to be eligible to receive points. JOIN THE CLUB NOW

Point Accumulation

Weekly Poker Tournaments
Points Accumulation Promotion

 

Overview
During the specified time period, Players will receive Poker Tournament Points (points) for all Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries Poker Tournaments, held at based on participation and cash finishes.

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries will withhold 10% from each Poker Tournament prize pool (not including administration fees) during the specified period.

All monies collected will be given back to the points earners in the form of entries to the $1,100 Main Event held on Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries will award as many entries to the $1,100 Main Event as the total money collected allows.

All qualified participants will be notified by phone. Players must have a valid club card to be eligible to receive points.

Point Accumulation
Each participant, upon registration, will receive points as listed below (excluding administration fees). For example:

  • Tournament Buy-in = $40 = 4 points
  • Tournament Buy-in = $60 = 6 points
  • Tournament Buy-in = $100 = 10 points

Participants will receive additional points depending on prize money finishes. Players will receive 2 % in points depending on the prize money in the Participant receives. For example:

  • 1st place finish = $4,578 = 91.56 points
  • 2nd place finish = $3,022 = 60.44 points
  • 3rd place finish = $2,130 = 42.60 points

Prizing
All monies collected from the tournament prize pools from the specified period will be totaled and 100% of that total will be announced and distributed in prizes. The top three (3) point earners, during the periodwill automatically earn entry to the $1,100 main event and receive the following prizes:

  • 1st $500
  • 2nd $300
  • 3rd $200

The remaining amount collected will be used to distribute as many entries to the $1,100 main event as possible.Once there is less than $1,100 left, the remainder is awarded in cash to the next finisher. For example:

Amount collected during the period - $30,000.

Breakdown:

  • $1,000 split as outlined above between the top three point earners.
  • $28,600 of the remaining $29,000 would be awarded to 26 Players in the form of entries to the $1,100 main event.
  • 27th player would be awarded $400 cash.

LGA Approval Date: Nov. 1, 2017

Please call our friendly poker staff at 204-957-2500 Ext. 2222 (MSC) or 3333 (CRC) for additional information.