WPT announces WPT Online Borgata Series powered by partypoker US Network
August 26, 2020
The World Poker Tour (WPT) announced the first-ever WPT Online Borgata Series powered by partypoker US Network that will take place from September 13 to September 21 in New Jersey and will be highlighted by the $1,060 buy-in WPT Online Borgata Series Main Event on September 20, and its live-streamed final table on September 21.
This festival, which will showcase the WPT, Partypoker US Network and Borgata Poker Open poker brands, will be open to players that must physically be in the Garden State to register and play in the series through either BorgataPoker.com, BetMGMPoker.com or NJ.PartyPoker.com. “WPT and partypoker US Network have created a unique festival for players of all bankrolls across New Jersey to compete in a weeklong series that combines the best of the live and online realm”, said Angelica Hael, VP of Global Tour Management for the World Poker Tour. WPT Executive Tour Director, Matt Savage added: “Live tournament series at Borgata have been a staple of New Jersey poker for many years and the WPT has worked alongside the partypoker US Network team to bring the best assets of the live product into this online series including WPT-level structures, quality side events, and satellites for the main event”. “partypoker US Network continues to identify opportunities to provide the best online poker experience for our players. We are proud to expand our relationship with the World Poker Tour and provide players across New Jersey with another state-of-the-art offering. The WPT Online Borgata Series combines the live prestige of the WPT and Borgata to the online poker community across the partypoker US Network”, commented Ray Stefanelli, Director of Poker for partypoker US Network.