4/18/10 – On Monday, April 19 from 10pm – 12am ET, don’t miss the premier airing of the North American Poker Tour on ESPN2.
The first ever NAPT event on American soil attracted a total opening field of 872 players, generating a prize pool worth over $4 million. Some of the best poker players from around the world took to the tables for the $5,000 buy-in Main Event, including Team PokerStars: PROs Daniel Negreanu, Joe Cada, Vanessa Rousso and Chris Moneymaker, all playing to become the inaugural NAPT Champion and take the $827,648 first prize!
This event also introduced the first ever NAPT High Stakes Bounty Shootout. The $25,000 buy-in event featured 49 of the game’s best players, all competing in small single table rounds where the victor moves on and everyone else goes home. Each time someone is knocked out, the player who dealt the final blow wins their $5,000 bounty!
Watch ESPN2 from 10pm – 12am ET on Monday April 19 to see highlights of all the action and to find out who was crowned Champion!