"Rock 'N' Roll Poker Open" (RRPO) Championship To Be Live Streamed and Televised on CBS Sports Network in Spring 2015
Seminole Hard Rock "Rock 'N' Roll Poker Open" (RRPO) returns to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, Nov. 13 through Dec. 3, 2014 held in the resort’s ballrooms. The series will feature 20 main events along with several secondary events and qualifiers. The exciting live poker action culminates with the live-streamed and televised $2 Million Guaranteed RRPO Championship from Nov. 28 through Dec. 3.
The RRPO schedule can be found at www.SHRPO.com.
From Dec. 1-3, 2014, Poker Night in America, a new, nationally-televised, poker-themed reality show, will film high-stakes gaming action during the final week of the series. Two cash games and the RRPO $2 $2 Million Guaranteed Championship final table will be aired on CBS Sports Network over eight episodes in Spring 2015. The broadcast schedule will be released at a later date. In addition, the Championship final table will be live streamed on PokerNight.com and SHRPO.com.
The Championship will feature a $2 million guaranteed prize pool, with 30,000 in tournament chips and two starting flights on Friday, Nov. 28. Players may play either starting flight, or both, if they are eliminated on Day 1a. Reentry will be allowed until the start of Level 7.
The annual series kicks off on Thursday, Nov. 13 with a $350 buy-in Deep-Stack No-Limit Hold'em event featuring a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool, in addition to a variety of tournaments including a $1,000 buy-in Six-Max No-Limit Hold’em with a $75,000 guarantee, a $1,650 Purple-Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em, and a $570 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em with a $500,000 guarantee.
Satellite events for the Seminole Hard Rock "Rock 'N' Roll Poker Open" Championship will be held at the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood starting Oct. 2014.