Richard Bai of Chicago recently earned a $138,317 payday and his second gold ring, earning him a seat in the 2020 World Series of Poker Circuit Global Championship, taking place at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee.
For the fifth time, the World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) is heading to Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
The Potawatomi series will run from January 30 through February 10. A total of 16 events guarantees $750,000 in prize money.
The Main Event Guarantee of $500,000 offers players the chance to compete for a spot in the World Series of Poker Global Casino Championship.
The latest WSOPC main event held at Potawatomi took place in September of 2019. Chicago’s Richard Bai beat 447 entries to secure the title, garnering his second career gold ring and a top prize payday of $138,317.
The Forest County Potawatomi Tribe built its off-reservation casino, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, in the heart of Milwaukee in 1991. Over the past 28 years, the once humble bingo hall has become one of the nation’s largest and most successful Tribally owned casinos, covering 1.1 million square feet and growing, and attracting more than 6 million visitors annually. The Tribe expanded the attraction in 2008, making it one of the largest gaming facilities in Wisconsin.
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino’s 20-table poker room is open 24/7, featuring a variety of games and limits.