Premier League 6

The ground-breaking Premier League Poker is back with its sixth edition as 16 of the best players in the world compete in a unique league format. With a $125,000 buy in, there is a whopping $2,000,000 prize fund, with $450,000 going to the winner.


Event Premier League Poker
Dates April 2013
TV Hours 19 x 2 hour highlights and 19 x 1 hour highlights
Format The 16 players are split into two groups of eight and each player plays four times. There is a ‘points awarded’ system based on finishing positions and at the end of the league matches the top three in each group automatically progress through to the final. The next four will battle it out in heads-up matches for the remaining two final table spots. With the best in the game taking on the best, it’s one of the most prestigious titles in televised poker.
Prize Fund $2,000,000
Nations Represented England, Canada, USA, Australia.
Venue: Aspers Casino, London
Inaugural year: 2007
Previous Winners Juha Helppi (FIN), Andy Black (IRE), JC Tran (USA), David Benyamine (France), Scott Seiver (USA)
Archive 2007-2012, 324 Hours

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