LAS VEGAS (January 23, 2018) –Poker Central®, the ultimate poker lifestyle destination, teamed up with Macau Billionaire Poker – a well-known name in Asia-based high roller poker tournaments – to expand the Super High Roller Bowl overseas with the inaugural Super High Roller Bowl China™. The prize pool will be $100 million HKD, which is guaranteed by Macau Billionaire Poker.
Super High Roller Bowl China will take place on Tuesday, March 20 through Thursday, March 22 at the Babylon Casino, Macau Fisherman’s Wharf, in Macau, China. The buy-in is $2,000,000 + $100,000 HKD and there will be an additional 3% administrative fee taken from the prize pool. Super High Roller Bowl China will feature a cap of 49 players and is an unlimited re-entry event.
“As the annual Super High Roller Bowl out of Las Vegas continues to be the gold standard for high roller tournament poker, we knew the time was right to expand the format globally,” said Sampson Simmons, vice president of content at Poker Central. “China is one of poker’s largest markets, and Macau Billionaire Poker is a natural partner to help bring the Super High Roller Bowl series to poker fans internationally.”
“We are delighted to launch a new edition of the Super High Roller Bowl with Poker Central,” said Tim Chen, CEO of Macau Billionaire Poker. “We wanted to raise the stakes by providing a prize pool befitting of the event’s renowned stature – we can’t wait to see what unfolds at this inaugural event.”
Super High Roller Bowl China is an invite-only event. For additional information regarding registration, please contact Macau Billionaire Poker at [email protected].
About Poker Central®
Poker Central is the ultimate destination for fans of poker tournaments, cash games, and lifestyle away from the tables. Poker Central delivers poker’s most premier live events around the world via PokerGO, its direct-to-consumer OTT service, as well as through network television distribution. PokerGO delivers over 100 days of live poker on an annual basis alongside a video-on-demand library that features original series and classic poker programming. Streaming and televised tournaments include its owned tournaments, such as Super High Roller Bowl and Poker Masters, along with The World Series of Poker, ARIA High Roller Series, and WPT final tables, among others. For more information, visit www.pokercentral.com and www.pokergo.com.
About Macau Billionaire Poker
Macau Billionaire Poker has established itself as a familiar name in the Asian poker scene involved with high roller poker tournaments since 2012. Being a poker company based in the world’s largest gaming hub, Macau Billionaire Poker seeks to foster the development of the game in the Asian region. Macau Billionaire Poker opened its first land-based poker room in April 2016 at the Babylon Casino, Macau Fisherman’s Wharf on the Macau Peninsula.