March, 19-28
Casino Sochi

EPT Sochi

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PokerStars returns to Sochi to host the first round of the 2021 European Poker Tour!

Full series schedule and tournament structures are placed below on this page.

Tournament Dates Buy-in (c.u.) Buy-in (RUB)
EPT National March, 19-22 1 100 77 000
Main Event March, 23-28 2 500 175 000
High Roller March, 26-28 5 300 371 000

The license holder and operator of this event is Casino Sochi.

Casino Sochi // 51 Estonskaya street, Estosadok Village, Sochi, Krasnodar region, Russian Federation

Dress code: Casual, but no sportswear.
Minimum age: 18 years+
NB: Must bring a valid government issued passport or ID to participate.

Please Note: To enter the Russian Federation you will need a visa if there is no international treaty between the Russian Federation and your country establishing a visa-free regime.

View the list of countries where a visa for Russia is not required here.

Need a visa? Click here to use the fast and convenient PokerStars EPT visa service in Sochi.

All the precautions prescribed by Rospotrebnadzor are observed at Casino Sochi. There are thermal imagers at the entrance, the personnel of the gambling zone undergo medical examinations every day. Sanitizers are installed in the toilets of the casino, near the ticket offices and in restaurants. Chips, cards and other gaming equipment are regularly wiped with disinfectants.
All casino visitors are needed to be indoors in a protective mask and gloves.

There is no mandatory quarantine for those staying in the Krasnodar Krai. Your body temperature is measured at the airport and train station. If it is elevated, you will have to pass the result for COVID-19 and wait for the results in the observatory.

Date # Start time Tournament Buy-in + fee (RUB) Buy-in
(c.u,)
Stack Levels Late
reg.
Format
19
March
Fri
112:00EPT National Day 1A77 0001 10030 K40 min8Unl Re-Entry
212:00EPT National Bounty Satellite (100 CU), seat at 100K Chips16 80024010 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
316:00EPT National Satellite, seat at 100K Chips8 75012510 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
420:00EPT National Satellite, seat at 50K Chips17 50025010 K15 min8Freezeout
20
March
Sat
512:00EPT National Satellite, seat at 50K Chips17 50025010 K15 min8Freezeout
112:00EPT National Day 1B77 0001 10030 K30 min8Unl Re-Entry
116:00EPT National Day 1С77 0001 10030 K30 min8Unl Re-Entry
619:00PLO Day 138 50055020 K30 min8Single Re-Entry
21
March
Sun
112:00EPT National Day 2---60 min--
612:00PLO Day 2 Final---30 min--
714:00Bounty (100 CU)23 10033020 K20 min8Single Re-Entry
820:00EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips19 95028510 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
22
March
Mon
112:00EPT National Day 3---60 min--
912:00EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips19 95028510 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
1014:00Deep Stack Day 138 50055050 K30 min8Single Re-Entry
1120:00EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 50K Chips39 90057010 K15 min8Freezeout
23
March
Tue
1012:00Deep Stack Day 2 Final---40 min--
1212:00EPT Sochi Main Event Day 1A175 0002 50030 K60 minStart Day 2Unl Re-Entry
1316:00Main Event Satellite (100 CU), seat at 100K Chips28 00040010K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
1420:00EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 50K Chips39 90057010 K15 min8Freezeout
24
March
Wed
1212:00EPT Sochi Main Event Day 1B175 0002 50030 K60 minStart Day 2Unl Re-Entry
1512:00EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 50K Chips39 90057010 K15 min8Freezeout
1219:00EPT Sochi Main Event Day 1C175 0002 50030 K30 minStart Day 2Unl Re-Entry
25
March
Thu
1212:00EPT Sochi Main Event Day 2175 0002 50030 K90 minStart Day 2Unl Re-Entry
1612:30#17 Satellite, seat at 100K Chips8 75012510 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
1715:00NL Hold'em Day 177 0001 10020 K40 min8Unl Re-Entry
1820:00EPT High Roller - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips42 00060010 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
26
March
Fri
1212:00EPT Sochi Main Event Day 3---90 min--
1712:00NL Hold'em Day 2 Final---40 min--
1912:30EPT High Roller - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips42 00060010 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
2014:00PLO Bounty (100 CU)38 50055020 K20 min8Single Re-Entry
2116:00EPT High Roller Day 1371 0005 30050 K40 minStart Day 2Single Re-Entry
2219:00EPT Cup Day 1A23 10033020 K20 min8Single Re-entry per Flight
27
March
Sat
1212:00EPT Sochi Main Event Day 4---90 min--
2112:00EPT High Roller Day 2371 0005 30050 K60 minStart Day 2Single Re-Entry
2212:00EPT Cup Day 1B23 10033020 K20 min8Single Re-entry per Flight
2314:00Deep Stack Day 177 0001 10050 K30 min8Unl Re-Entry
2219:00EPT Cup Day 1C23 10033020 K20 min8Single Re-entry per Flight
28
March
Sun
1212:00EPT Sochi Main Event Day 5---90 min--
2112:00EPT High Roller Day 3---60 min--
2312:00Deep Stack Day 2 Final---40 min--
2214:00EPT Cup Day 2 Final---30 min--
2414:00NL Hold'em23 10033020 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
2516:00NL Hold'em38 50055020 K15 min8Unl Re-Entry
Notes:

Please note: the schedule is not full now, stay tuned

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Time Tournament Buy-in
(c.u,)
Fri, 19 March
12:00
#1 EPT National Day 1A

Buy-in + fee: 77 000 RUB

Buy-in: 1 100 c.u,

Stack: 30 K

Levels: 40 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

1 100 c.u,
12:00
#2 EPT National Bounty Satellite (100 CU), seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 16 800 RUB

Buy-in: 240 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

240 c.u,
16:00
#3 EPT National Satellite, seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 8 750 RUB

Buy-in: 125 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

125 c.u,
20:00
#4 EPT National Satellite, seat at 50K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 17 500 RUB

Buy-in: 250 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Freezeout

250 c.u,
Sat, 20 March
12:00
#5 EPT National Satellite, seat at 50K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 17 500 RUB

Buy-in: 250 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Freezeout

250 c.u,
12:00
#1 EPT National Day 1B

Buy-in + fee: 77 000 RUB

Buy-in: 1 100 c.u,

Stack: 30 K

Levels: 30 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

1 100 c.u,
16:00
#1 EPT National Day 1С

Buy-in + fee: 77 000 RUB

Buy-in: 1 100 c.u,

Stack: 30 K

Levels: 30 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

1 100 c.u,
19:00
#6 PLO Day 1

Buy-in + fee: 38 500 RUB

Buy-in: 550 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 30 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Single Re-Entry

550 c.u,
Sun, 21 March
12:00
#1 EPT National Day 2

Levels: 60 min

-
12:00
#6 PLO Day 2 Final

Levels: 30 min

-
14:00
#7 Bounty (100 CU)

Buy-in + fee: 23 100 RUB

Buy-in: 330 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 20 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Single Re-Entry

330 c.u,
20:00
#8 EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 19 950 RUB

Buy-in: 285 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

285 c.u,
Mon, 22 March
12:00
#1 EPT National Day 3

Levels: 60 min

-
12:00
#9 EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 19 950 RUB

Buy-in: 285 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

285 c.u,
14:00
#10 Deep Stack Day 1

Buy-in + fee: 38 500 RUB

Buy-in: 550 c.u,

Stack: 50 K

Levels: 30 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Single Re-Entry

550 c.u,
20:00
#11 EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 50K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 39 900 RUB

Buy-in: 570 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Freezeout

570 c.u,
Tue, 23 March
12:00
#10 Deep Stack Day 2 Final

Levels: 40 min

-
12:00
#12 EPT Sochi Main Event Day 1A

Buy-in + fee: 175 000 RUB

Buy-in: 2 500 c.u,

Stack: 30 K

Levels: 60 min

Late registration: Start Day 2 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

2 500 c.u,
16:00
#13 Main Event Satellite (100 CU), seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 28 000 RUB

Buy-in: 400 c.u,

Stack: 10K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

400 c.u,
20:00
#14 EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 50K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 39 900 RUB

Buy-in: 570 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Freezeout

570 c.u,
Wed, 24 March
12:00
#12 EPT Sochi Main Event Day 1B

Buy-in + fee: 175 000 RUB

Buy-in: 2 500 c.u,

Stack: 30 K

Levels: 60 min

Late registration: Start Day 2 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

2 500 c.u,
12:00
#15 EPT Sochi Main Event - Satellite, seat at 50K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 39 900 RUB

Buy-in: 570 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Freezeout

570 c.u,
19:00
#12 EPT Sochi Main Event Day 1C

Buy-in + fee: 175 000 RUB

Buy-in: 2 500 c.u,

Stack: 30 K

Levels: 30 min

Late registration: Start Day 2 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

2 500 c.u,
Thu, 25 March
12:00
#12 EPT Sochi Main Event Day 2

Buy-in + fee: 175 000 RUB

Buy-in: 2 500 c.u,

Stack: 30 K

Levels: 90 min

Late registration: Start Day 2 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

2 500 c.u,
12:30
#16 #17 Satellite, seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 8 750 RUB

Buy-in: 125 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

125 c.u,
15:00
#17 NL Hold'em Day 1

Buy-in + fee: 77 000 RUB

Buy-in: 1 100 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 40 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

1 100 c.u,
20:00
#18 EPT High Roller - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 42 000 RUB

Buy-in: 600 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

600 c.u,
Fri, 26 March
12:00
#12 EPT Sochi Main Event Day 3

Levels: 90 min

-
12:00
#17 NL Hold'em Day 2 Final

Levels: 40 min

-
12:30
#19 EPT High Roller - Satellite, seat at 100K Chips

Buy-in + fee: 42 000 RUB

Buy-in: 600 c.u,

Stack: 10 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

600 c.u,
14:00
#20 PLO Bounty (100 CU)

Buy-in + fee: 38 500 RUB

Buy-in: 550 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 20 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Single Re-Entry

550 c.u,
16:00
#21 EPT High Roller Day 1

Buy-in + fee: 371 000 RUB

Buy-in: 5 300 c.u,

Stack: 50 K

Levels: 40 min

Late registration: Start Day 2 levels

Format: Single Re-Entry

5 300 c.u,
19:00
#22 EPT Cup Day 1A

Buy-in + fee: 23 100 RUB

Buy-in: 330 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 20 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Single Re-entry per Flight

330 c.u,
Sat, 27 March
12:00
#12 EPT Sochi Main Event Day 4

Levels: 90 min

-
12:00
#21 EPT High Roller Day 2

Buy-in + fee: 371 000 RUB

Buy-in: 5 300 c.u,

Stack: 50 K

Levels: 60 min

Late registration: Start Day 2 levels

Format: Single Re-Entry

5 300 c.u,
12:00
#22 EPT Cup Day 1B

Buy-in + fee: 23 100 RUB

Buy-in: 330 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 20 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Single Re-entry per Flight

330 c.u,
14:00
#23 Deep Stack Day 1

Buy-in + fee: 77 000 RUB

Buy-in: 1 100 c.u,

Stack: 50 K

Levels: 30 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

1 100 c.u,
19:00
#22 EPT Cup Day 1C

Buy-in + fee: 23 100 RUB

Buy-in: 330 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 20 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Single Re-entry per Flight

330 c.u,
Sun, 28 March
12:00
#12 EPT Sochi Main Event Day 5

Levels: 90 min

-
12:00
#21 EPT High Roller Day 3

Levels: 60 min

-
12:00
#23 Deep Stack Day 2 Final

Levels: 40 min

-
14:00
#22 EPT Cup Day 2 Final

Levels: 30 min

-
14:00
#24 NL Hold'em

Buy-in + fee: 23 100 RUB

Buy-in: 330 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

330 c.u,
16:00
#25 NL Hold'em

Buy-in + fee: 38 500 RUB

Buy-in: 550 c.u,

Stack: 20 K

Levels: 15 min

Late registration: 8 levels

Format: Unl Re-Entry

550 c.u,
Notes:

Please note: the schedule is not full now, stay tuned

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27.03.2021 14:00 #23 EPT Deep Stack 1,100 c.u. 50000 34 186 180,420.0 c.u.
26.03.2021 16:00 #21 EPT High Roller 5,300 c.u. 50000 34 105 509,250.0 c.u.
28.03.2021 14:00 #22 EPT Cup 330 c.u. 20000 36 42 254,334.0 c.u.
28.03.2021 12:00 #12 EPT Main Event — Day 4 + FT 2,500 c.u. 30000 36 8 1,884,283.2 c.u.
26.03.2021 12:00 #12 EPT Main Event – Day 3 2,500 c.u. 30000 20 127 1,884,283.2 c.u.
25.03.2021 12:00 #12 EPT Main Event 2,500 c.u. 30000 15 304 1,806,877.2 c.u.
22.03.2021 14:00 #10 Deep Stack 550 c.u. 50000 34 419 203,215.0 c.u.
21.03.2021 12:00 #1 EPT National 1,100 c.u. 30000 36 83 542,230.0 c.u.
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20.03.2021 19:00 #6 EPT PLO 550 у.е 20000 35 106 51410 у.е
23.03.2021 12:00 #12 EPT Main Event 2500 у.е 30000 36 852 1884283 у.е
26.03.2021 16:00 #21 EPT High Roller 5300 у.е 50000 34 105 509250 у.е
20.03.2021 12:00 #5 SATELLITE TO EPT NATIONAL WIN YOUR SEAT AT 50 K CHIPS 250 у.е 10000 50 193 42460 у.е
26.03.2021 19:00 #22 EPT Cup 330 у.е 20000 36 874 254334 у.е
19.03.2021 12:00 #1 EPT National 1,100 y.e. 30000 36 559 542,230.0 y.e.
27.03.2021 14:00 #23 EPT Deep Stack 1100 у.е 50000 34 186 180420 у.е
19.03.2021 12:00 #2 BOUNTY SATELLITE TO EPT NATIONAL WIN YOUR SEAT AT 100 K CHIPS 240 у.е 10000 49 229 48090 у.е
19.03.2021 16:00 #3 SATELLITE TO EPT NATIONAL WIN YOUR SEAT AT 100 K CHIPS 125 у.е 10000 49 453 49830 у.е
19.03.2021 20:00 #4 SATELLITE TO EPT NATIONAL WIN YOUR SEAT AT 50 K CHIPS 250 у.е 10000 49 183 40260 у.е
25.03.2021 12:30 #16 SATELLITE TO EVENT #17 WIN YOUR SEAT AT 100 K CHIPS 125 у.е 10000 50 315 34650 у.е
22.03.2021 14:00 #10 EPT Deep Stack 550 у.е 50000 34 419 203215 у.е
25.03.2021 20:00 #18 SATELLITE TO HIGH ROLLER WIN YOUR SEAT AT 100 K CHIPS 600 у.е 20000 50 57 30210 у.е
23.03.2021 16:00 #13 BOUNTY SATELLITE TO EPT MAIN EVENT WIN YOUR SEAT AT 100 K CHIPS 400 у.е 10000 50 268 93800 у.е
23.03.2021 20:00 #14 SATELLITE TO MAIN EVENT WIN YOUR SEAT AT 50 K CHIPS 570 у.е 10000 50 153 76500 у.е
21.03.2021 14:00 #7 EPT Bounty – 100 KO 330 у.е 20000 36 548 159468 у.е
28.03.2021 14:00 #24 NL Holdem 330 у.е 20000 36 176 51216 у.е
24.03.2021 12:00 #15 SATELLITE TO MAIN EVENT WIN YOUR SEAT AT 50 K CHIPS 570 у.е 10000 50 95 47500 у.е
22.03.2021 12:00 #9 Satellite to EPT Main Event – Win your Seat at 100k Chips 285 у.е 10000 50 213 53250 у.е
22.03.2021 20:00 #11 SATELLITE TO MAIN EVENT WIN YOUR SEAT AT 50 K CHIPS 570 у.е 10000 50 92 46000 у.е
25.03.2021 15:00 #17 NL Hold’em 1100 у.е 20000 36 249 241530 у.е
28.03.2021 16:00 #25 NL Holdem 550 у.е 20000 36 107 51895 у.е
26.03.2021 14:00 #20 EPT PLO – Bounty 100 KO 550 у.е 20000 35 135 65475 у.е
26.03.2021 12:30 #19 SATELLITE TO HIGH ROLLER WIN YOUR SEAT AT 100 K CHIPS 600 у.е 10000 50 131 69430 у.е
21.03.2021 20:00 #8 SATELLITE TO MAIN EVENT WIN YOUR SEAT AT 100 K CHIPS 285 у.е 10000 50 246 61500 у.е

Advantages

01 covid-19 precautions
  • Inlet thermal imagers
  • Regular sanitization of chips and cards
  • Only absolutely healthy personnel without fever are replacing
  • Sanitizers are literally everywhere
  • All casino employees work in masks
02 Ski season
  • The best ski resort in Russia
  • 102 km of mountain trails and 28 ski lifts
  • Indoor ice palace
  • Top elevation - 2509 meters above sea level
  • Snowmaking
  • Extreme Park
03 pcm team
  • Professional team of Arthur Voskanyan - Poker Club Management
  • Entertaining events
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Low commission in tournaments
  • Assistance with accommodation and transfer

FAQ

Is it safe to drive to Casino Sochi in the midst of a pandemic?

Casino Sochi is taking all the necessary security measures. We have dedicated a whole section to them on this page, you can read the details in the section "What's with COVID-19?"

Where will the series be held?

The series will be held on the territory of the gaming zone Krasnaya Polyana, 70 km from the city of Sochi.

How to get to the venue of the series?

The easiest way is to fly by plane to Sochi International Airport. From the airport you can order a taxi. Read more in section “How to get”

Do I need to have documents with me?

To obtain the entrance card of the casino you will need a passport.

Who can participate?

All interested persons are at the age of 18 years.

Where to live?

Ideal option is the hotel Marriott, which is adjacent to the “Sochi Casino and Resort” – the venue of the series. Also nearby is a huge number of hotels and apartments.

Please, call us and our manager will always help you choose the right option: +7 915 09 09 09 1

How and where to pay for accommodation?

Please, call Marianna +380680229999 – she will advise you. Together you will select the most convenient payment method for you..

Can I pay by cash or credit card?

Players cannot buy-in directly with Cash, they must purchase “Casino Chips” in advance at the Casino cashier desk. There are numerous cashier desks in the Casino and all of them can sell Casino chips. 1 Casino Unit = 70 RUB
Casino chips can be withdraw using Cash RUB.

Casino chips can be withdraw using credit/debit cards at the cashier of the Casino Sochi. They accept Visa and Master Card. Limits depend on the customer’s own card limits.

Once they have the Casino chips, they can buy-in for tournaments at the Cash registration desk in front of the Main Room.

What about currency exchange?

The Casino Sochi offers a 24/7 currency exchange service. The Casino Sochi is responsible for the rates offered and players can get more information at the cashier desk or at info@casinosochi.ru

Who should I contact for tournaments, structures, prizes, etc?

Directly on the spot, you can approach any of the tournament directors or managers of the series – they are always located behind a special counter or in the tournament hall.

On our site you can get answers to any questions in a live chat with a consultant in the lower right corner of the screen.

Any question?

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