WPTDeepStacks Deauville starts on December 6 at Casino Barrière de Deauville in Deauville, France. The €1,200 buy-in attracted 421 runners in WPTDS Season IV and Bruno Benveniste emerge victorious with the €93,700 first-place prize.
Last season’s final table also featured one of the craziest hands in recent WPTDS history with a four-way all-in. Expect more moments like this in Deauville come December.
WPT and their partner, partypoker LIVE are teaming up to bring as many online qualifiers as possible into the event. partypoker LIVE is guaranteeing three seats per week starting this weekend. On top of the 15 qualifiers guaranteed to be in the field, partypoker.com players are eligible to use partypoker LIVE dollars for WPTDS Deauville.
partypoker LIVE Dollars are a flexible currency that can be won in satellites on partypoker and used to pay for event buy-ins, travel, hotels, and even visas for the LIVE events.
On top of the satellites and partypoker LIVE Dollar eligibility, partypoker is offering phase qualifiers. Two phases satellites run each week with five Sunday Finals. The first final runs on November 4 with the last coming on December 2. The satellite tree expands from centroll to the €11 semifinal followed by a €109 final that awards €1,200 seats into the WPTDeepStack Deauville Main Event.
The full festival starts on December 4 and includes four live satellites spread across December 4, 5, and 6. Players in Deauville can also gain value from six side events on the schedule between December 4 and December 9 including a €2,000 High Roller.
The WPTDeepStacks Deauville festival offers plenty of value for players with tournaments at all buy-in levels. The WPTDeepStacks €400 opener will kick off December 5 with a 25,000-chip starting stack and 300minutes levels. The two-day tournament concludes on December 6.
Players will have the opportunity to participate in the €450 Poker Cup as well as the €3,000 Six Max Platinum event. For Omaha lovers, a €300 tournament will take place Saturday, December 8 at 8:00 pm local time with 30,000-chips starting stack and 30-minute levels.
Three starting flights are available for WPTDS Deauville. Two regular flights are scheduled with one each falling on December 6 and December 7. There is also a turbo flight on Day 1C on December 7. A full schedule can be found here.
Set in scenic France along the coast, Deauville is home to many tourist attractions entrenched in a rich cultural environment. Deauville is well known for the Deauville American Film Festival, host to beautiful films and celebrities who visit from around the globe.
Casino Barrière de Deauville is a short walking distance away from the beach and harbor, a place where many go to relax.
Other notable activities in the area include the chic brasseries, a shopping outlet filled with luxurious boutiques, and walking space on Les Planches.
Plan for poker and pleasure when you visit Deauville.
Learn more about the WPTDeepStacks Deauville festival by visiting WPT.com.