What You Need to Know About the Almighty Million Poker Tournament

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BetMGM May 02, 2023, 12:25 PM

It’s just a couple of weeks until players will get a chance to change their lives forever at the Almighty Million poker tournament. This poker tournament is brought to you by Borgata Poker and BetMGM Poker and follows hot on the heels of Borgata’s previous high-stakes event, The Return. Players will take their seats on May 7th to find out who will be walking away with their share of its fantastic prize pool. Poker tournaments don’t get much better than this, so let’s find out what you need to know about this upcoming event.

Qualifying Events

The qualifying events will make use of the Big Stack No Limit Hold’em format. Players will be allowed re-entry within the first six levels and will begin with 20,000 tournament chips.

Players can secure a seat by winning one of the daily satellite events from April 23rd to April 30th, with buy-in for these events being $215. Winners of a satellite event will also be rewarded with four nights of accommodation at the hotel, $500 in travel credit and a BetMGM swag bag. The total value of this prize is $2,000. At least one prize package will be awarded each night of play.

Winners of the Ladies Championship event that took place on March 11th also received the same Almighty Million prize package.

The Location

The Almighty Million poker tournament will take place at The Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa between May 7th and May 13th.

The Buy-in

The buy-in for this tournament is $800. This will get players 100,000 in poker chips.

The Prize Money

The Almighty Million is staying true to its name and has a guaranteed $1 million prize pool. The winner of the Almighty Million will also receive a $6,000 Las Vegas poker package that includes automatic entry to the 2023 BetMGM Poker Championship at ARIA in Las Vegas. 

When Does Registration Start?

Online registration for the Almighty Million tournament starts on May 1st and ends at 9 PM before each Day 1 flight. You’ll be able to register in person at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa from May 5th.

If you register for the event online or otherwise qualify for the event, you’ll stand a chance to win a $6,000 Las Vegas poker package to play in the 2023 BetMGM Poker Championship at ARIA in Las Vegas. One winner will be decided on Day 2 of the Almighty Million. 

When is the First Day?

Day 1 flights start on May 7th and continue until May 10th.

When is the Final Table Being Played?

The final table is set to play out on May 13th.

Tournament Format and Structure

The tournament will be played using the No Limit Hold’em format. 

Play to Win With BetMGM Poker Tournaments

If you’re ready to take part in online poker tournaments or want to enjoy a few fun cash games, be sure to sign up at BetMGM. When you create an account to play poker at our online poker site, you’ll be able to take part in regular competitive tournaments that we host daily, weekly and seasonally. And if you’re just looking for some casual online poker games, you can also find a seat at any of our virtual tables. Both our online tournaments and cash games are available in different poker variants, including Texas Hold’em, Omaha and Seven Card Stud. 

Register at BetMGM to join in all the online poker thrills.

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