Banco Casino, a bustling European poker hub in Bratislava, Slovakia, is gearing up for another year of exciting poker events. After hosting a series of successful festivals in 2023, the casino starts 2024 with a bang by hosting the Scandinavian Open Poker Championship (SOPC) from January 8th to 15th.
The highlight of the SOPC will be the highly accessible Main Event, featuring a buy-in of just €185 yet boasting a €250,000 guaranteed prize pool. This exceptional value-for-money tournament will kick off with Day 1A on Tuesday, January 9th, and offer a total of 10 Day 1 flights throughout the week. The competition will intensify on Sunday, January 14th, with Day 2, culminating in the final day on Monday, January 15th.
Poker fans from all over the world can also look forward to various side events and expect bustling cash game action, adding to the championship’s allure. This event marks the second edition of the SOPC, following its successful debut in late spring 2023, which saw a big turnout.
The first SOPC event in Banco Casino was a success, drawing 1,113 entries. Tina Christensen from Denmark triumphed over the competitive field, securing a win of €40,965.
Nestled along the Danube River, Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, is known for its vibrant culture, historic architecture, and lively entertainment scene. The city offers an ideal backdrop for poker enthusiasts, combining top-tier poker action with the opportunity to explore its rich heritage and modern attractions.
Banco Casino, located in the heart of Bratislava, has cemented its reputation as a premier poker destination in Europe. Known for its professional atmosphere, exceptional service, and high-quality tournaments, the casino continues to attract players from across the continent and beyond. With its blend of exciting poker events and the charm of the Slovakian capital, Banco Casino provides a unique and memorable experience for every poker player.
2024 Scandinavian Open Poker Championship Full Schedule
As the SOPC 2024 approaches, players are gearing up for what promises to be another memorable event at Banco Casino, solidifying its status as a key destination in the European poker circuit.