Join Main Event Charity Games (MECG) and Windy City Poker Championship for three days of televised poker action. MECG will be running their last three Deep Stack Tournament flights on Friday - Day 1F, 1G, and 1I will be running at Noon, 2pm, and 5pm respectively. The 5pm flight is already full!
There will be three televised events - the three day Deep Stack Tournament, projecting a $50,000+ prize pool (it is already about $25k and climbing), a Winner-Take-All single table tournament, featuring a $1500 buy-in, and a 16-runner Heads Up Tournament. These three events will be featured in the Windy City Poker Championship's 11-episode Season 2 - broadcast in 14 states.
The three-day series will be star-studded, packed with name poker personalities and local celebrities as well.
Scheduled to appear will be WSOP Main Event Champion (2007) Jerry Yang, WPT Player of the Year (2009/2010) Faraz Jaka, the Poker Ho himself, Mark Kroon, our good friend, STLPoker author, and 2010 Circuit Ring Winner (H.O.R.S.E.) Scotty Clark, WPT Boot Camp professional Nick Brancato, and Chicago Sun-Times Columnist, Movie Critic, and co-host of the Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper, Richard Roeper.
The schedule of the weekends events looks like this (below). And the detailed schedule of events, plus registration can be found here.
Complete Weekend Tournament