The Ultimate Super Satellite Event Elicits Huge Support From Fans
Taking pride as a top-tier iGaming portal, BetMGM has announced that its highly-anticipated Ultimate Super Satellite events channeled by the website received an overwhelming response from fans from across the world. Organized on Sunday, the famous tournament offered two guaranteed packages to the winners worth $25,000, covering buy-ins to leading poker competitions in Las Vegas. The support received by the portal was huge enough to include a third package of the same worth to the collective reward pool.
As per the report, three poker lovers hailing from Michigan shall be visiting the gambling capital Las Vegas to enjoy their earned prize. A total of 89 entries were received, out of which players named ‘farmhand,’ ‘Mentalist,’ and ‘LouisD60’ managed to earn the prize after 5.5 hours of hustle. A player named ‘Kickback23’ ended up at the fourth spot and won a cash prize of $14,000 as part of the consolation category. The proud winners will utilize the money to participate in various events in Las Vegas starting this week and continuing till November. The amount will be disbursed in the following manner:
- June 25 through July 2– $10K buy-in event
- July 2 through July 7– $5K buy-in event
- November 4 through November 17– $10K buy-in event
The last schedule in November is likely to run parallel alongside the World Series of Poker at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. Recently, the WSOP broke the news about its long-awaited 88-bracelet tournament starting from September and continuing through November. The first event is slated for November 4 and will involve a $10,000 buy-in scale. After the extended closure of casinos and poker rooms, the upcoming events are likely to fetch a lot of interest from players. The casino authorities are kickstarting their operations with total capacity as the government has eased the COVID-19 norms.
The weekend witnessed the launch of the BetMGM Online Series on the Poker MI portal.
The 10-tournament long event will continue through June 28. It will offer a prize pool worth $275,000 to the winners. The event organized on Sunday saw an overlay of $14,600 as it collected $35,400 with 177 entries. The Monday event saw an overlay of $5,200 and had a guarantee of $20,000. The final tournament of the series will include a $1,060 buy-in and $75,000 worth stake for the players.