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Georgia to Host First World Tournament in WSOP Poker

The Eastern Europe’s first world tournament in WSOP poker will be held in Tbilisi, Georgia. The most prestigious tournament will start at the Sports Palace on March 3 and end on March 9.

The prize fund makes up 700 000 USD. Moreover, 7 WSOP Circuit rings will be raffled and their owners will be recorded in the world poker history. Two winners will travel to the USA for the WSOP Global Casino Championship to fight for the world champion title.

Jonathan Duhamel, one of the leading poker player, will specially arrive in Tbilisi to attend the championship. Duhamel is recorded among the world’s best three poker players. Kara Scott, the distinguished expert and reporter of these tournaments, will also visit Georgia.

Before the March championship, today foreign guests answered the questions of reporters at the Rooms hotel.

Natalia Bogoush, the head of the Adjarabet marketing projects, told the new conference that the prize fund makes up 700 000 USD. Moreover, 7 WSOP Circuit rings will be raffled, while two winners will receive unprecedented award from the Adjarabet.com: they will take part in the WSOP Global Casino Championship in the USA to fight for the world champion title.

Participation in this tournament is available only after passing the WSOP. Jacky Apple, the president of the international poker organization, who organizes the world poker tournaments, unveiled reasons for cooperating with Adjarabet.com and noted Adjarabet.com is the region’s leading company and this cooperation will be continued in the future.

Kara Scott, the world-known expert and reporter of these tournaments, expressed deep gratitude to Adjarabet.com for warm hosting and performed job.

“Playing poker is not only a profession, but this is also a lifestyle, because I can travel worldwide. I believe world-level players, who will arrive in Georgia in March will receive huge pleasure, because you live in a very good country with delicious cuisine”, Scott noted.

She also recommended her friends to travel to Georgia, because she has received much warmth in the country.

The World Series of Poker (SWOP) is the most prestigious tournament in the world, Jonathan Duhamel noted and advised the gamers to play poker as much as possible.

“The March tournament will become a historical event that will enable poker players to receive much pleasure. This tournament will give a new stimulus to your country and you will make sure when the world-level gamers will arrive in your capital city”, Jonathan Duhamel noted, who has won more than 17 million USD in poker.