ARIA SUPER HIGH ROLLER BOWL OVERSOLD

Thirty-five seats selected through lottery process.

Thirty-five of the fifty players who registered to play in the 2017 Super High Roller Bowl at the Aria Resort & Casino were selected through a lottery process by Aria’s director of poker operations, Monday.

The $300,000 buy-in event, which is billed as the richest poker event of 2017, is due to run May 28 to 31, 2017. 

The event, capped at 50 seats of which the Aria retains the right to pick the remaining fifteen players, will offer a rake-free prize pool of $15 million, $5 million of which is guaranteed for the winner.

The 35 players selected today were:

1    Christian Christner
2    Antonio Esfandiari
3    Igor Kurganov
4    Matt Berkey
5    Connor Drinan
6    Steffen Sontheimer
7    Jake Schindler
8    Pratyush Buddiga
9    Rainer Kempe
10    Sean Winter
11    John Juanda
12    Dominik Nitsche
13    Christoph Vogelsang
14    Stefan Schillhabel
15    Andrew Robl
16    Brian Rast
17    Bryn Kenney
18    Fedor Holz
19    David Peters
20    Jason Les
21    Ben Tollerene
22    Tom Marchese
23    Erik Seidel
24    Sam Soverel
25    Scott Seiver
26    Ankush Mandavia
27    David Einhorn
28    Nick Petrangelo
29    Haralabos Voulgaris
30    Isaac Haxton
31    Andrew Lichtenberger
32    Doug Polk
33    Ben Sulsky
34    Byron Kaverman
35    Koray Aldemir