BORGATA ANNOUNCES FOURTH ANNUAL SPRING POKER OPEN

Championship Event Featuring $1 Million Guaranteed Prize Pool

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (March 4, 2013) –Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa  announced details of its fourth annual Borgata Spring Poker Open to be held Tuesday, April 2 through Friday, April 19, 2013. The 53-event tournament series will feature the Borgata Spring Poker Open Championship (April 14–18). The paramount event is a Double Play, giving players the opportunity to play in Day 1A (Sunday, April 14) and if they bust or forfeit their chips, they will have the ability to re-enter and play on Day 1B (Monday, April 15). The $2,500 game features 30,000 in tournament chips and offers a guaranteed $1 million prize pool.

 

“After an extremely successful 2012 poker season and a record-breaking 2013 Winter Poker Open, we are excited to be ushering in our fourth annual Borgata Spring Poker Open on April 2,” said Senior Vice President of Operations, Joe Lupo. “As the leading poker destination on the East Coast, we look forward to continuing to offer an unrivaled product and experience to our customers.”

 

This year’s Borgata Spring Poker Open will commence with a two-starting-day $500,000 Guaranteed Deepstack No Limit Hold’Em tournament event and offer a wide array of games throughout the series, including Texas Hold’Em No Limit, 6-Hand Max No Limit, H.O.R.S.E., Pot Limit Omaha and Omaha events, as well as qualifier, bounty and survivor events. 

 

The Borgata Poker Room will feature 110 poker tables for both live action and tournament play throughout the 18-day competition.



Online reservations for trophy events are available through March 28. Onsite registration for all Borgata Spring Poker Open events begins Monday, April 1. To view the complete tournament schedule or for more information visit www.theborgata.com and follow all of the action and get live updates on the Official Borgata Poker Blog and on Twitter @BorgataPoker.



About Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa

Located at Renaissance Pointe in Atlantic City, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa features 2,000 guest rooms and suites; 161,000 square feet of gaming; 182 gaming tables; 3,475 slot machines; an 85-table poker room; 11 retail boutiques; 6 acclaimed fine dining restaurants by renowned chefs; 6 casual dining options; a 54,000 square foot spa; 70,000 square feet of event space; 4 signature nightlife experiences; and parking for 7,100 cars. The resort also features Atlantic City’s first cosmopolitan hotel experience, The Water Club at Borgata, with 800 guest rooms and suites; a 36,000 square foot spa; 18,000 square feet of meeting space; 6 designer retail boutiques; and 5 heated indoor and outdoor pools.

 

  

 

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For more information on Borgata, please contact Brian Brennan at brianbrennan@theborgata.com.

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