The $22 million GTD festival has kicked off with the $25,000 MILLIONS World event.
Whether it's online or live, Partypoker is always at the center of attention, providing the players with the best-value tournaments. Their LIVE tournament team is now at the Bahamas, organizing some of the biggest and most prestigious live tournaments of the year.
The festival attracted the creme of the poker world, with the highest of high-rollers attending the events, all hoping to grab their share of the $22 million guaranteed prize pool.
Baha Mar Resort - home of the festival
The $25,500 MILLIONS World event kicked off on Friday, with a cool $10 million GTD. The players who registered on Day 1A have already bagged their chips, with Chance Kornuth holding the lead, overseeing a stack of 3,840,000. Just like Chance, Ike Haxton also has a big chance of making a deep run, as he's accumulated 3,660,000 - good for the second place.
The field in the event is basically the who is who in poker. There are many well-known faces, with healthy stacks with the likes of Steffen Sontheimer (3,055,000), Jason Koon (2,695,000), Christopher Kruk (2,475,000) or Ben Tollerene (2,315,000).
Notables to fall on Day 1A: Martin Jacobson, Seth Davies, Brian Hastings, and Sam Greenwood.
The action will return Saturday at 12 p.m. local time with Day 1B and other top pros are expected to jump into the tournament.
Satellites are still running at Partypoker, where players can reserve a seat for the $5,300 Main Event for as little as $5.50!
As a deep run in a huge live event wouldn't be enough, Partypoker rewards the top 10 finishers of the Caribbean Poker Party events with a ticket to the $5,300 MILLIONS Online (running from November 25th to December 5th) which comes with a historical $20 Million GTD with $2.5 Million for the winner!