03/08/2012 : 2012 WORLD SERIES OF POKER EUROPE SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED
Few changes in this year's outing in Cannes
The full schedule for the 2012 World Series of Poker Europe have been unveiled by the World Series of Poker and Barriere Poker.fr with minimal changes to a successful formula, and the location again the Casino Barrière de Cannes Croisette in Cannes, France.
This year's tournament will run from September 21 to October 4, and features seven bracelet events.
“We can’t wait to return to the Cote D’Azur in 2012,” said WSOP vice president Ty Stewart. “We have moved up the schedule a couple of weeks to take better advantage of the great weather and all Cannes has to offer.
"This tournament is now a certified major championship and the experience is second to none. The media is already speculating on 1,000 players for the Main Event and we will be ready for them.”