Schedule for WPT Season XI is Out

May 18, 2012

The wait is over. It’s out. The World Poker Tour recently announced the first part of its Season XI schedule. After revealing that Cyprus would be the opening venue for Season XI, the WPT has released the schedule of rest of the events in 2012. This year’s tour includes a few extended locations, which makes it all the more exciting. The first Season XI event in 2012 will begin in August, two months after the Season X Grand Finale at the Bellagio. The last WPT Season XI event for this year would also be at the Bellagio, Las Vegas.

WPT Season XI 2012 schedule

Here is a detailed note on the 11 events during the 2012 leg of the WPT Season XI.

WPT Merit Cyprus Classic (NTV) – The first stop of the World Poker Tour Season eleven will be at the Merit Crystal Cove Hotel and Casino, which will play host from August 4 to 9, 2012. The Main Event here has a buy-in of $4,400.

WPT Parx Open Poker Classic (TV) – After Cyprus, the WPT returns to the US for its next stop at the Parx Casino in Bensalem, PA. The festival will be from August 10 to 15, and the buy-in for the Main Event here is 3,500.

Legends of Poker (TV) – On its third stop, the WPT will be hosting the Legends of Poker TV event at the famous Bicycle casino in California. This event will take place from August 24 to 29 and the Main Event buy-in is $3,700.

WPT Grand Prix de Paris (TV) – The Grand Prix de Paris will take place from September 10 to 15 at the Aviation Club de France in Paris. The Main Event has a buy-in of €7,500 and is expected to attract a huge crowd this year.

WPT Malta (NTV) – Casino Portomaso in Malta would be hosting the next event from September 16 to 20. The Main Event buy-in here is $3,300.

Borgata Poker Open (TV) – The Borgata Poker Open will also take place from September 16 to 21, at the Borgata in Atlantic City, NJ. The Main Event here will have a buy-in of $3,300.

Jacksonville bestbet Fall Series (NTV) – The tour will continue its stint in the US with the Jacksonville bestbet Fall Series from November 9 to 12. The buy-in for this event is $3,500

WPT Copenhagen (NTV) – The next stop will be in Denmark, at the Casino Copenhagen from November 12 to 17. The Main Event here has a buy-in of DKK 26,250.

WPT Mazagan (NTV) – Morocco will be hosting the WPT events at the casino in Mazagan Beach & Gold Resort, from November 26 to December 1. The buy-in for this is € 3,500.

WPT Prague (NTV) – The Corinthia Hotel in Prague will be hosting the WPT from December 3 to 9, where the Main Event has a €3,300 buy-in.

Five Diamond World Poker Classic (TV) – The WPT will return to the Bellagio in Las Vegas in December. The Five diamond World Poker Classic will be held here from December 17 to 22, and the Main Event buy-in is $10,300.