After being postponed for two years due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the The Arizona State Poker Championship will return in July.
The Arizona State Poker Championship will take place July 8-12
The 16th State Poker Tournament will return to Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale. Resuming after a two-year postponement due to the pandemic, the Arizona State Poker Championship is expected to launch on July 8 and until July 12. The event will take place in the Talking Stick Arena poker room. The overall prize pool for the prestigious tournament is expected to be over $1 million.
Registration for the tournament already started on May 28. the tournament buy-in is set at $1,100, which also includes a $100 service fee. The buy-in grants poker players $16,000 in tournament chips. However, additional bonus chips of $10,000 can be purchased for an additional $30.
It is important to mention that bonus chips can only be purchased before players have been dealt their first hand. On the other hand, re-registrations for the Arizona State Poker Championship, as well as late registrations will be allowed until the end of the first break for all days.
The championship is one of the most exciting poker events in Arizona
According to Talking Stick Resort, the tournament takes place on June 8 at 9 a.m.. Then the semi-finals will take place on June 11, again from 9 a.m., while the the finals are scheduled for July 12 with 10:00 a.m. as the departure time. In addition to a cash prize, the tournament will award a trophy to the best players.
“Of all the tournaments we host, the Arizona State Poker Championship is by far the most exciting.”
Ramon Martinez, Public Relations Manager at Talking Stick Resort
In a statement released Thursday, the Public Relations Manager of Talking Stick Resort, ramon martinezacknowledged that the Arizona State Poker Championship is one of the most exciting tournaments offered by the place. He went on to explain that the players “have big, colorful personalities and their poker game is fascinating.”
The popular event is should attract some of the best poker players from different parts of the globe. Additionally, the championship will take place at the Arena Poker Room, which is the largest poker room in Arizona. The room has 47 tables and 16 large screen televisions. Visitors to the poker room can also enjoy different foods and beverages.