By Chris Cosenza
The Seven Clans Poker Cup Series at Coushatta Casino’s poker room returns this month, beginning with a mega-satellite on March 30. Online registration begins March 1. Buy-in is $200 for the mega, getting you 4,000 chips for the 3 p.m. event. There’s a dealer add-on of $15 that will get you 1,000 more chips. Registration on the day of the tournament begins at 9 a.m. and closes at 2:45. Prize packages will be $1,300 in Tournament Entry Chips, which covers the $1K buy-in to the April 1-3 main event. No cash will be awarded from this satellite.
On March 31 is Event 2, a $300 no-limit hold’em tournament starting at 10 a.m. Players will get 5,000 chips and 30-minute blinds.
The crown jewel of this series is the main event, which is a three-day affair beginning on April 1. The $1K buy-in gets you 20,000 chips and 60-minute blind levels and 20-minute breaks every two hours.
On Day 1 the field will be reduced to four tables, followed by Day 2, where the field will be reduced to the final table for Day 3. Each session begins at 10 a.m.
For more information go to coushattacasinoresort.com or call (800) 584-7263.