The Concord Group presents the fifth edition of the Concord Masters in spring 2018. The previous tournaments in 2014 to 2017 each turned out to be a triumphant success. Danijel Tatarovic secured the win at the fourth Concord Masters in 2017.
The Concord Masters V
The event will take place from 11 to 21 May 2018. Most of the CCC Group's casinos offer their players start days, so poker fans from all over Europe have the opportunity to participate in the Concord Masters at their favourite local Concord casino and at the Montesino, or qualify at one of the many satellites.
€ 500,000 guaranteed
The Concord Masters once again offers a guaranteed prize pool of € 500,000, with a buy-in of only € 300. A re-entry is possible on every starting day. The starting stack is 100,000 chips. The blind levels will last 30 minutes on the starting days, 40 minutes from day 2, and even 60 minutes at the final table. One re-entry is possible, the late registration runs until the end of level 9.
Poker players can start at most of the Concord Group casinos. On start day 1, poker will be played until 10% of the entries are left. All qualifiers on day 1 will play in the finals in Vienna. Those who qualify twice for the finals of the event will be awarded a bonus of € 2,500.
What is new: With € 35 to the Masters
The possibility for a buy-in of € 35 via phase 1 is new, allowing players to compete for the total prize money of € 500,000. Phase 1 tournaments are available in all participating casinos. The buy-in is € 35, and for this the players get a starting stack of 10,000 chips.
The levels last 20 minutes, one re-entry per starting day is possible. On the starting days, the starting field is played down until 10%. Those who qualify will take their chips into day 1 of the Concord Masters.
The Finals: 20 to 21 May 2018 in Vienna
The remaining players will fight for the win in the finals from Sunday 20 May 2018, starting at 2:00 pm.
All players in the finals will win at least € 1,000. Each finalist will receive € 500 at the end of day 1 to cover travel expenses for the finals.
All qualifiers for the finals will then receive at least a further € 500. The blinds start at 5k/10k. Players will start with an average of 100 big blinds in the decision.
Concord Masters Highroller Event
The Concord Masters V also offers its players a Highroller Event this time. This will be held at the CCC Wien Simmering from 17 to 18 May 2018.
The buy-in is € 2,200 and for this, the participants get 100,000 chips. The levels last 40 minutes. Day 1 will start on 17 May 2018 at 4 pm, eleven levels will be played. The day 2 will start on 18 May 2018 at 2 pm.
Plenty of satellites
So that every poker fan has the chance of an affordable participation, the Concord Group holds favourable live satellites in all participating casinos in Austria. The buy-in for the numerous satellites starts with a few Euro.
People who prefer to qualify and start online can do this on de.partypoker.com. The Online Poker Room also offers its players plenty of attractive satellites and start days for the Concord Masters this time.
Poker fans will find all satellites and start days in the lobby of the partypoker client under Tournaments —> Live Events —> Concord Montesino.