PartyCasino.com Blackjack Tournament Information
$282,500 Total prize pool
1st Place: $113,000
2nd Place: $56,500
3rd Place: $28,250
4th Place: $16,950
5th Place: $11,300
6th Place: $8,475
7th Place: $5,650
8th – 13th Place: $4,238
14th – 19th Place: $2,825
PartyCasino.com seeded the blackjack tournament prize pool with $250,000, and all additional buy-ins were added directly to the prize money. In total 13 player paid the $2,500 entry fee bringing the prize pool to $282,500.
All players competed in two 14-hand qualifying rounds Friday, with their chip count after the two rounds added together. The top 36 chip leaders automatically advanced to the semifinal round Saturday morning. In addition, six players will be drawn as wild card players for the semifinal round.
The top chip winner at each semifinal table, and one wild card player selected from all non-advancing tournament players, will advance to the final round Saturday afternoon to compete for the big money.
The first and second runners-up at each semifinal table will receive a cash prize reflective of their finish (8th – 13th place = first runner up, 14th – 19th place = second runner up).