The World Poker Tour Legends of Poker, 2017, with its $4,000 no-limit hold’em main event starts Friday, August 25 at the Bicycle Hotel and Casino. The first three starting flights at noon, the WPT tournament, the 16th annual running will be televised.
The event is set to run from August 25-31. Players eliminated during either of the Day 1A, 1B, or 1C can re-enter during the following day. The final table of the event will be filmed and will be aired in May 2018 on Fox Sports Regional Networks.
Any player who is unable to bag chips during one of the three starting flights may buy-in before the start of Day 2.
The players participating on day 1A will get a chance to sit at the table with Phil Hellmuth, fourteen time World Series of Poker bracelet winner, who will play the starting flight. Hellmuth along with Antonio Esfandiari was involved in promoting the Legends Of Poker this year.