RRPO Championship To Be Live Streamed and Televised on CBS Sports Network in Spring 2015
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (October 2, 2014) – Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” (RRPO) returns to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida November 13 – December 3, 2014 held in the resort’s ballrooms. The series will feature 20 main events along with several secondary events and qualifiers. The exciting live poker action culminates with the live streamed and televised $2 Million Guaranteed RRPO Championship from November 28 – December 3. RRPO schedule can be found at www.SHRPO.com
From December 1-3, 2014, Poker Nights in America, a new nationally-televised poker-themed reality show, will film high-stakes gaming action during the final week of the series. Two cash games and the RRPO $2 million guarantee championship final table will be aired on CBS Sports Network over eight episodes in spring 2015. Broadcast schedule will be released at a later date. In addition, the championship final table will be live streamed on PokerNight.com and SHRPO.com.
The Championship will feature a $2 million guaranteed prize pool, with 30,000 in tournament chips and two starting flights on Friday, November 28. Players may play either starting flight or both if they are eliminated on Day 1A. Re-entry will be allowed until the start of level 7.
The annual series kicks-off on Thursday, November 13 with a $350 buy-in Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em event featuring a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool, in addition to a variety of tournaments including a $1,000 buy-in Six-Max No Iimit Hold’em with a $75,000 Guarantee, a $1,650 Purple Chip Bounty No Limit Hold’em, and a $570 buy-in No Limit Hold’em with a $500,000 Guarantee.
Satellite events for the Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” Championship will be held at the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood starting October 2014.
Enter to win a seat in to the $2 Million Seminole Hard Rock “Rock “N” Roll Poker Open” Championship. Visitwww.SHRPO.com/winaseat.
Registration is currently open. To participate, players must obtain a free Wild Card at the Player’s Club or in the poker room. More information, schedule and contest rules can be found at www.SHRPO.com.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida’s premier destination for fun and entertainment, Where Rock Royalty Lives. The 3-acre casino floor offers over 90 tables, over 2,200 of the most popular slots. Separate high-limit rooms are available for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room. The Poker Room at Seminole Hard Rock hosts various games and tournaments. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock’s 142 globally recognized rock ‘n’ roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, Rock Spa, award-winning restaurants, high-energy nightclubs, lounges and bars, boutique retail shops, the 350-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com,
About Poker Night in America
“Poker Night in America” is an edgy new television series and window into behind-the-scenes reality that has never been attempted before. Part real-life poker coverage, part unscripted reality television, Poker Night in America is the first program ever to show what really goes on away from the tables and behind the cameras. Poker players and cast members are followed around airports, casinos, golf courses, bars, restaurants, or wherever a compelling story takes place.