Bovada Casino: $10M Up for Grabs at Black Diamond Poker Open

Bovada Casino: $10M Up for Grabs at Black Diamond Poker Open

Another great welcome start to the season is Bovada Poker‘s 11th annual Black Diamond Poker Open, which runs from February 22 through April 1st. The extensive calendar includes 150 tournaments with a cumulative prize pool of $10,000,000. With an assortment of games running daily, players of all skill levels will undoubtedly find something to their favor. Buy-ins range from $11 to $1,055.

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The festival’s major attraction will remain the $350,000 guaranteed Main Event, which will cost $450 to enter and allow for four re-entries if necessary. On the same day, March 27th, a Mini Main Event with a lesser guarantee of $125,000 and a more modest buy-in of $109 will also occur. Apart from the terrific value of Main Events, two Sunday Specials have been enhanced and will run every Sunday in March.

The excitement does not stop there, as the Sunday $150,000 Guaranteed and $100,000 Guaranteed (High Roller) events will now become a BDPO11 Special $250,000 Guaranteed ($150 + $12 buy-in) and BDPO11 Special $111,000 High Roller Event ($300 + $25 buy-in), Bovada announced on the series’ promotional page.

With these headline events only a sampling of the full schedule, tournament grinders can look forward to a diverse range of games, from the two Super High Roller Events ($500 buy-in, $125,000 guaranteed; and $1,055 buy-in, $211,000 guaranteed) on March 28 and 29 to the $11 Super Low Roller Event, $10,000 guaranteed on April 1st. Satellites as low as $1 for numerous events are also available for individuals wishing to save money and stretch their bankrolls.

Players will discover a plethora of tournaments beginning at 11 a.m., with higher-than-usual $11K guarantees, games with 11-minute levels, and so on. All of the 11-related details honor the BDPO’s 11th anniversary. The schedule has not yet been made available via the Ignition website. However, creating an account and logging in is completely free. Select the BDPO checkbox and scroll down the tournaments and satellites list. You can search by event date and number or buy-in, game, or status.

About Bovada Casino

Bovada Casino has been one of the leading online gaming platform in the industry, earning a whopping 4.7 out of five ratings. is Bodog Casino’s US iteration. The casino provides the most comprehensive online gaming experience. Slots, bingo, traditional table games, sports betting, horse racing, and poker are all available. Bovada casino provides quick payouts from a reputable organization operating in the online gaming market since 1994. The site began in December 2011 following Bodog’s exit from the United States gaming sector. With support from a number of the industry’s leading American gaming software vendors, is one of the greatest online casinos for players from the United States of America.


About Lou De Aguila

Lou Aguila is a news and feature writer for Golden Casino News. For over a decade, Lou has published news and featured articles for some of the most reputable sports betting and online casino sites in the world, including BetNow.UK, VegasOdds, and BWin. Apart from being a hardcore live casino punter, he also covers sports stories in North American leagues from time to time.