New Jersey Online Poker Sites to offer New Tournament SeriesResidents and visitors to the state of New Jersey will be happy to hear that online poker rooms will be offering a new poker series. Party Poker and Borgata will both be hosting the New Jersey Championship of Online Poker, which is the very first event of its kind.
The tournament series will take place from April 19th to the 27th and will be offered in conjunction with the World Poker Tour World Championship live tournament which will take place at the Borgata. The series will offer fifteen events with a total of $600,000 up for grabs.
The main event will be the big draw of the series and will offer $200,000 guaranteed. The buy-in for this event will be $200 and will take place in deepstack freezeout form. The first place winner of this event will earn a $50,000 prize guaranteed.
Mike Sexton is a Team Party Poker member and he commented on the new online poker series by stating that players who love poker will need to be in the state come April 19th. Sexton pointed out that the gaming online has been hot since the first day of online game play and the new series will be the ultimate test for both pros and amateurs. Players who are arriving in New Jersey to compete in the World Poker Tour event can also take part in the online series as well.
Jamie Kerstetter, a fellow Party Poker team member, also weighed in on the new series by stating that it is very exciting to be taking part in the WPT in Atlantic City and have the New Jersey Championship of Online poker taking place at the very same time. The series will kick off in just a few weeks and players will have plenty of events to compete in.
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