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CNE Casino Poker Tournament Rules of Play

CNE Casino $160,000 Hold 'Em Poker Tournament

Daily, No Limit Hold'Em Freeze-Outs Qualification Rounds, Four Semi-Final Freeze-Outs & One Poker Tournament Freeze-Out Final with a guaranteed $60,000 Prize Pool to a Maximum of $128,000

Tournament Format
  • Buy-in $100 plus $20 administration fee (non-refundable) and a maximum of 10 players per table.
  • Qualifying rounds are run daily. Hours of the tournament are from Noon – 2am, and run on an as-filled basis until all semi-final seats are filled.
  • All Tournament Tickets Purchased are for the Next Available Game on the Day of Purchase. Tickets Will Not Be Accepted on an Alternate Day. Buy-In Fee will also be Forfeit to No Show Players.
  • Tournament players to receive $1000 in non-negotiable tournament chips for the daily freeze-outs.
  • The winner of each qualifying round will receive a seat in one of the four semi-finals valued up to $800.00, with a maximum of 40 players per semi-final.
  • Players that finish in 2nd and 3rd place in the qualifying rounds will each receive 10% of buy-in fees up to a maximum of $100.
  • Qualifying tickets do not hold any redemption value, and the date of the semi- final on the ticket is valid only for the date indicated. These dates are pre-set before entering any of the qualifying rounds.
  • Semi-Finals and Final Tournament dates will be posted.
  • The semi-finalists will receive $5000 in non-negotiable tournament chips.
  • The top FIVE players from each of the four semi-final rounds will earn a seat valued up to $6,400. Each player will start at the final table with their winnings from the semi-finals. Photo ID required for all finalists.
  • All finalist tickets are non-transferable and do not hold any redemption value. The date of the final is pre-set prior to the tournament commencing.

Prize Moneys for the Poker Tournament Final

Finalists

Guar

MAXIMUM

PRIZE MONEY

MAXIMUM

PRIZE MONEY

First

24,000.00

51,200.00

40%

Second

12,000.00

25,600.00

20%

Third

6,000.00

12,800.00

10%

Forth

4,800.00

10,240.00

8%

Fifth

4,200.00

8,960.00

7%

Sixth

3,000.00

6,400.00

5%

Seventh

2,400.00

5,120.00

4%

Eighth

1,800.00

3,840.00

3%

Ninth

1,200.00

2,560.00

2%

Tenth

600.00

1,280.00

1%

TOTAL

$60,000

$128,000

 

  • The final prize money for the “Poker Tournament Final” will be a guaranteed minimum of $60,000, or 80% of all tournament buy-ins. The additional moneys will be divided as stated above.

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