Halloween Special PKO $500K GTD
The tournament dedicated to the celebration of Halloween with the buy-in of $55 and the guarantee of $500,000 will run from October 23 to 31, 2022.
Halloween Special PKO is a 3-day tournament. These days are:
- Entering days — Flights: Sunday, October 23: at 9:05 am, 8:30 pm, and 10:05 pm ET; Monday through Saturday: at 9:45 am, 1:30 pm, 5:05 pm, 8:30 pm, and 11:05 pm ET; Sunday, October 30: at 6:30 am, 9:05 am, 11:30 am, and 2:05 pm ET
- Day 2 — Main: Sunday, October 30 at 6:05 pm ET;
- Day 3 — Final: Monday, October 31 at 1:30 pm ET.
All flights have the same structure:
- Format — progressive knockout (PKO);
- Starting stack — 100,000 chips (100 bb);
- Starting knockout — $25 (50% of the buy-in);
- Late registration — 12 levels, 10 minute each;
- Flight duration — 18 levels (3 hours of playing time, excluding breaks).
Players can qualify onto the Main only once. If you succeed, you won’t be able to register into other flights.
On the weekends from October 9, there are satellites with buy-ins from $1.40 to $5.50 allowing players to qualify into the flights for less — their schedule can be found in the lobbies of each flight.
The structure of Day 2 and Day is different from that of the flights in level duration and the total duration of Days themselves:
- Day 2: Blind levels — 10 minutes, Day duration — 5 hours and 10 minutes, excluding breaks.
- Day 3: Blind levels — 15 minutes, Day duration — until the winner is determined.
The final table will be broadcast in the PokerKing lobby with a 30-minute delay.
How to find the Halloween Special PKO
Open the PokerKing lobby, “TOURNEY” section, “ALL” tabs. The special Halloween tournament is marked with a golden star. You can also find it through “FILTERS” by ticking the “No Limit Hold’em” box and entering Halloween into the “Tournament name” prompt.
The winner of the Halloween Special PKO
$55 Halloween Special PKO $500K Gtd finished on November 1, 2022, had 12,381 entries and covered the guarantee by $119,050.
The final table consisted mostly of unfamiliar players. The only famous player in the TOP-9 was the WPN ambassador Jeff «TheBoski» Boski, who finished 6th gaining $12,371, including bounties.
The winner of the event IKalintsev made his best cash of $54,777 on PokerKing. SharkScope shows that he has been playing on WPN only since April 2022 and not very actively: 264 tournaments of ABI$33, where before this bit victory he had a total result of -$378.