WPT Alpha8: Begins at Noon at Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open

The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open is hosting the inaugural World Poker Tour Alpha8 super high roller event on Monday at Hard Rock Live. The top professionals in poker will be participating in this $100,000 buy-in event starting today at noon ET. We will bring you all of the action from this prestigious event in addition to the Live Updates from the $10 Million Guaranteed SHRPO Main Event. Just check back at the end of every level for a summary report, chip counts, and photos from the WPT Alpha8 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida.

Players will begin with 100,000 in chips and the blinds start at 200-400 for the first 60-minute level. Tables will be seated eight-handed throughout the tournament. Play will continue on Day 1 until the final table is set or 1 a.m. which ever comes first. The final day will start at noon ET on Tuesday. Registration will be open through four levels today and players can re-enter as many times as they want.

Cards will be in the air shortly.