The ARIA High Roller Series kicks off this month with three high roller tournaments taking center stage at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, from February 24-26, 2022.
Beginning Thursday, there will be two $10,000 buy-in tournaments and one $15,000 buy-in tournament as part of this three-day group of high-stakes poker tournaments. The tournaments offer rake discounts. Players must be in the registration line by 12 p.m. PT to qualify for any discounts. Unlimited re-entries are allowed until the start of Level 7, and all events will conclude in one day.
2022 ARIA High Rollers
|Start Date||Number||Event||Starting Stack||Re-entry|
|Thursday, February 24||1||$10,000 NL Hold’em||100,000||Unlimited|
|Friday, February 25||2||$10,000 NL Hold’em||100,000||Unlimited|
|Saturday, February 26||3||$15,000 NL Hold’em||100,000||Unlimited|
The full PGT schedule can be found here.
These ARIA High Roller Series tournaments are part of the PokerGO Tour (PGT). Players can earn PGT leaderboard points based on the amount they cash for.
Nick Petrangelo is the current leader atop the 2022 PGT leaderboard. He’s earned 1,066 PGT points to date and is the only player with more than 1,000 points at time of writing. Petrangelo had a big start to 2022 at the Stairway To Millions series, which included closing things out with a $1,026,000 win. His hot streak continued at the PokerGO Cup when he won Event #5 for $369,000.
Sean Perry, last season’s third-place finisher in the PGT Player of the Year Race, is second with 707 points. Jeremy Ausmus, winner of the 2022 PokerGO Cup, is third with 658 points.
The current PokerGO Tour leaderboard is available here.
As is the case with many of the high-level PGT events, live reporting will be provided exclusively by the PGT Live Reporting Team. Coverage will be available on PGT.com starting with the first ARIA High Roller Series event on Thursday, February 24. Follow along on PGT.com to see which top players emerge victorious from the first ARIA High Roller Series events of the 2022 PGT season.