Los Angeles, CA (September 22, 2022) – World Poker Tour® Ambassador Andrew Neeme will host the second WPT® World Championship Bounty Poker Tournament on ClubWPT™ this Sunday, with the winner receiving a $12,000 WPT Passport to the $15 million guaranteed WPT World Championship at Wynn Las Vegas this December.
The first part of the event saw companions WPT Ambassador Brad Owen defied the odds to emerge victorious after leading the field of 2,154 players.
“Given the tremendous success of Brad Owen’s WPT World Championship Bounty event at ClubWPT, we look forward to the second installment with Andrew Neeme,” said Adam Pliska, WPT CEO. “The ClubWPT tournament offers players a unique chance to compete alongside Andrew and a fantastic opportunity to carve your way to the World Championship.”
ClubWPT is the only online platform availableHere American poker players can qualify online for the WPT World Championship. The value of a $12,000 WPT World Championship Passport includes the $10,400 buy-in to the event, a four night stay at the Wynn Las Vegas and $1,000 towards travel expenses.
An additional prize is won by the player who eliminates Neeme from the event. Neeme’s reward is a WPT Prime Championship Passport worth $2,500. During the first episode of this ClubWPT bounty event, Owen dodged Eli in front of a crowd of over 10,000minutes to win. Owen awarded the grand prize to the runner-up and his unclaimed bounty to the 3rd-place finisher.
In light of Owen’s victory and the bounty giveaways, Neeme vowed that if he won this World Championship bounty event, he would shave his head.
“This Sunday I will be hosting a World Championship Bounty Event on ClubWPT and will be streaming my play on my YouTube channel,” said Neeme. “Players who want to take part in a fun freeroll with lots of value can register and join the ClubWPT. If I happen to win my own bounty event, I’ll shave my head.”
Satellite tournaments qualifying for the Andrew Neeme WPT World Championship Bounty will take place at ClubWPT from Friday to Saturday, September 23rd and 24th. On these days, satellites start on the hour every hour from 2:00pm ET until the last one for the day. bbegins at 11:00 p.m. ET. Each satellite that is running will advance the top 100 players to the finals hosted by Andrew on September 25th at 4pm ET.
The Andrew Neeme WPT World Championship Bounty satellites require no buy-in for ClubWPT VIP and Diamond members. New signups to ClubWPT with bonus code ANDREW22 will receive the required VIP status for their first month. No purchase is required to play at ClubWPT.
To review the terms and conditions of the event, including qualification and location eligibility, click here. For more information on this and all ClubWPT events, visit ClubWPT.com.
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