Dakar Poker Tour, January 2014
Casino du TERROU -BI will host the week of January 6 to 12, 2014, the 7th edition of the Dakar POKER TOUR, one of the African World’s most popular poker circuit.
Since 2009 the beginning of Dakar POKER TOUR, TERROU -BI is a popular destination for poker enthusiasts worldwide.
There are a high-level competition , the exceptional setting of a 5 star hotel and away from the rigors of winter, the mild climate Dakar.
From its previous edition, won by PIERRE DAW, the DAKAR POKER TOUR accounted for 105 players who included the major international ROGER Hairabédian champion. At the end of its 6th edition , which took place in September of 2013, over 87 million CFA francs (130,000 euros) gains were won by competitors.
For this 7th edition are expected many foreign players, particularly from France, Morocco, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt, Switzerland and Belgium. Between intense sessions of poker, the organization and its staff seek to ensure comfort conditions, restoration and exceptional game competitors.
DAKAR POKER TOUR consists of many cash games , satellites and three majors :
– The “Main Event” at 1100 € , which sees players start with 60,000 chips and levels to compete on an hour ;
– “High Roller ” to 2150 € , with 40,000 starting chips and levels of 40 minutes.
– The ” Side Event ” at 550 € , with 30,000 starting chips and levels of 30 minutes;
The big players are LELLOUCHE ANTHONY BERNARD GUIGON, AUBIN CAZALS (WINNER WSOP) STEPHANE Albertini, PIERRE ANTOINE Labat OR DAW (winner of the previous edition who intends to defend his title), promise to make this 7th edition PTD a great time poker.
Different packages for players coming from abroad are offered: 850 € (satellite) to € 2,250 (silver ), including 7 nights at Hotel IBIS, or 2900 € (gold) including 7 nights Terrou Bi. All packages include a VIP reception at the airport, a mobile phone with pre recorded and mattresses reserved to the pool and beach Terrou Bi numbers.