WSOP Europe to begin in October in Czech Republic, guarantees €13 million prize pool.
The World Series of Poker Europe (WSOP) said on June 11 the 2018 tournament is headed back to the Czech Republic. The WSOP announced it will make its permanent home at King’s Casino in Rozvadov.
King’s Casino Rozvadov has Europe’s largest poker room and is located near the German border and a roughly two-hours drive from either Prague or Munich. The full casino includes two restaurants and a 218-room hotel.
The event last year at the same venue featured more than €25 million in prize money and 7,689 entries. The 2018 event will have 10 WSOP gold bracelets events.
The WSOP tournament will include a €5 million guaranteed Main Event, a €5 million guaranteed High Roller and €3 million more in guarantees during poker’s largest European festival.