The most reputable iGaming and sports betting company based within New Jersey BetMGM has announced that it will host the first BetMGM Poker Championship held at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The tournament, which is No Limit Hold’em, that has a buy-in of $3,500 and an assured prize of $1 million will start on June 23 and have the deadline set for June 26. The event will be integrated into the highly-anticipated 2022 ARIA Poker Classic.
Daily qualifiers and weekly satellites
BetMGM Poker will offer prizes to at least fifteen players in each of 15 live poker markets that are currently operating across the nation. Each package will comprise buy-ins for the No-Limit Hold’em Championship and will be awarded at the end of each day’s qualifying events as in addition to weekly satellites. The winners will also receive accommodations for five nights for free on the ARIA resort and receive all expenses for travel covered as part of the package. The 25th of June participants are offered the chance to purchase the BetMGM Poker Mystery Bounty for 600 dollars. This is the first live, modern knockout tournament ever played at ARIA Resort & Casino.
The perfect timing to host the Inaugural BetMGM Poker Championship in Las Vegas
According to BetMGM’s director of poker Luke Staudenmaier, the event will be held «during what is one of the thrilling periods of the poker season». Staudenmaier also said that ARIA the «legendary Poker brand» and expressed BetMGM’s delight to see their Championship included in the Poker Classic in 2022. BetMGM is expecting its close ties to MGM Resorts’ state-of-the-art land and online gaming as well as betting sites for sports all across the United States to provide the event more accessibility to comparable events later in the near future. The company is also planning to improve its relationships with its existing offline and online players, and will continue to explore new markets.
Responsible Gaming is a top priority for BetMGM
The operator makes accountable gaming as a top priority by taking a variety of steps like its dedicated MGM Resorts and BetMGM campaign which gained the support by the National Council on Problem Gambling. BetMGM’s responsible gaming tools and resources include GameSense which was developed which is licensed through the British Columbia Lottery Corporation. The program is accessible via MGM Resorts and provides helpful tools for BetMGM’s mobile and desktop platforms. The month of March was when BetMGM is also participating in Problem Gambling Awareness Month. The company is planning to continue its investment by 2022, eventually reaching and surpassing a predicted 53% growth in net revenue. BetMGM is MGM Resort’s 50% joint venture. It has a variety of betting and online gaming brands, including BetMGM, Party Casino, Party Poker, and Borgata Casino. MGM Resorts owns 32 international gaming and hotel properties and is looking to expand into the Asian continent with one integrated facility in Japan. The company is dedicated to making a larger impact on life of employees as well as guests while creating an environmentally sustainable future.