Won Poker Cup Debuts in Sihanoukville, Cambodia With $600K in Guarantees

Won Majestic Hotel in Sihanoukville Cambodia

From July 24 to 29, 2024, a new live poker series will debut in the Kingdom of Cambodia as the Won Poker Cup enters the scene in an up and coming destination for live poker in Southeast Asia. The location for the new live poker event is the five-star Won Majestic Hotel in the coastal city of Sihanoukville, just a short walk from the beautiful Ochheuteal Beach. 

Won Poker Cup Festival

Won Poker Cup in Sihanoukville Cambodia

The first-ever Won Poker Cup Festival offers 11 tournaments across its six day run with buy-ins available from USD $110 to the highest of USD $2,200. Over USD $600,000 is guaranteeed with the main attraction Won Poker Cup towing a substantial USD $500,000 guarantee. This ambitious offering will surely attract a large crowd as it is the largest-ever No Limit Hold’em prize pool to be presented in Sihanoukville. 

WON POKER CUP – Player Guide

Won Poker Cup $500,000 guarantee

Won Poker Cup in Sihanoukville Cambodia

To enter the record setting Won Poker Cup, five starting flights are scheduled with regular level durations running 40 minutes and evening turbo flights offering 20 minute levels. The starting stack is 30,000, which is a deep 300 times the opening blinds. Each entry flight plays 15 levels and all survivors return for Day 2 on July 28, 2024. The prize pool will start distributing at 15% of the total entries, culminating in the crowning of the winner on the final day, July 29, 2024.

Won Poker Cup – Schedule

Date: July 25 to 29, 2024
Buy in: USD $1,100
Guarantee: USD $500,000

Day 1A: July 25, 2024 at 12pm
Day 1B: July 26, 2024 at 12pm
Day 1C Turbo: July 26, 2024 at 8pm
Day 1D: July 27, 2024 at 12pm
Day 1E Turbo: July 27, 2024 at 8pm

Day 2: July 28, 2024 at 1pm
Day 3 / Final Day: July29, 2024 at 1pm

Players can get in for cheap via the Satellites to the Main Event which cost as little as USD $55 and USD $110. A total of four satellites are scheduled. 

Won Poker Cup Warm Up $100,000 guarantee

For players that want to prep before the big one, the Won Poker Cup festival kicks off with the Won Poker Cup Warm-Up featuring a USD $100,000 guarantee. Geared towards the mid stakes and recreational players, the opener comes in at a buy in of USD $550. Three flights run on July 24, 2024 and each play down to ITM of 15% of the field. All survivors then return on July 25, 2024 to chase down the first title of the Won Poker Cup. 

High Rollers and Other Events

Won Majestic Hotel in Sihanoukville Cambodia

For those with deeper pockets, a Single Day High Roller with a buy-in of USD $2,200 is scheduled on July 26, 2024 and the final tournament to kick off is the Mini High Roller, which costs USD $1,500 to enter.

On the opposite end of the pole, several side events offer low end price tags from USD $110 to USD $300 while the Ladies Event is a Freeroll with USD $1,500 guarantee. 

Early Bird Packages

Interested players can also take advantage of two different Early Bird Packages. The Platinum Package can be purchased for USD $3,999 and includes six days of accommodation in seaview premier rooms, 18 buffet vouchers, and free airport transfers. Included events are the Warm-Up, High Roller and Main Event.

Those looking to just enter the Main Event can purchase the Gold Package for USD $1,399 with five nights of accommodation in deluxe rooms at the venue and 10 buffet vouchers included. Both package types are available on first come first serve basis and pre-payment must be completed by July 1, 2024 via bank transfer or USDT.

Won Poker Cup Early Bird Package in Sihanoukville Cambodia

Won Poker Cup – Schedule

Won Poker Cup Schedule in Sihanoukville Cambodia

Won Majestic Hotel and Casino

Won Majestic Hotel in Sihanoukville Cambodia

The Won Poker Cup will be held at the Won Majestic Hotel and Casino. The facilities boast an exclusive world-class entertainment experience in a private and luxurious setting. In the Executive Lounge, a classy cocktail bar and diverse fine dining menu awaits before or after your gaming session. Cash games also run very frequently.

 Won Majestic Hotel – Information

Address: Won Majestic Hotel, Phum 4, Sangkat 4, 2 Thnou St Krong Preah Sihanouk, Cambodia

Won Poker Cup in Sihanoukville Cambodia

WON POKER CUP – Player Guide

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Tricia David

Tricia David has long experience as a recreational poker player and has been covering poker events since 2010 for numerous outfits in Asia. She spent one year working part time with Poker Portal Asia then became editor and lead writer for all event coverage of the Philippine Poker Tour (PPT). Under the PPT, she overlooked content for their website, and produced live updates on all their events. In addition, she served as the live and online events website content writer for the Asian Poker Tour. Currently, she does live events reporting in Asia for online news site Somuchpoker and is also one of their news contributors.

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