Grand Prix Russia & Sochi Poker Festival Grand Final

Grand Prix Russia & Sochi Poker Festival Grand Final

16th - 27th Dec 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is entry for Sochi Poker Festival Grand Final?

Players can buy in to any Day 1 or directly into Day 2 for ₽35,000+3,500. You can also play PP LIVE Dollars satellites starting from just $1.10.

If I’m eliminated from a Day 1 can I enter another Day 1 on the following day?

Yes. You can play as many Day 1s as you wish. You can also buy directly into Day 2.

Can I re-enter a Day 1 on the same day if I’m eliminated?

Yes. This tournament is unlimited re-entries until the end of the late registration period.  

What happens if I have multiple stacks going into Day 2?

Only your highest stack will be carried through to Day 2.

How many chips will I receive for buying into Day 1 directly?

Players who buy into Day 1 or Day 2 directly will receive 30,000 chips.

Can I buy in to Day 2 directly?

Yes, late registration finishes at the end of level five on day 2.

Grand Prix Russia

How much is entry for Grand Prix Russia?

Players can buy in to any Day 1 for 14,000+1,400. You can also play PP LIVE Dollars satellites starting from just $1.10.

If I’m eliminated from a Day 1 can I enter another Day 1 on the following day?

Yes. You can play as many Day 1s as you wish.

Can I re-enter a Day 1 on the same day if I’m eliminated?

Yes. This tournament is unlimited re-entries until the end of the late registration period. 

What happens if I have multiple stacks going into Day 2?

Only your highest stack will be carried through to Day 2.

How many chips will I receive for buying into Day 1 directly?

Players who buy into Day 1 or Day 2 directly will receive 100,000 chips.

Can I buy in to Day 2 directly?

No, late registration finishes at the start of level 13 on Day 1.

General Information

What exchange rate will I receive if I buy in with a different currency?

Buy-in exchange rates are set per tournament, on the first starting day of the tournament for multi-day tournaments.

Players who buy in via the partypoker software will receive the exchange rate given by the software on that day. The holding tanks will be set in the local currency if this currency is available on the software. Players who have their partypoker account set in the same currency will not be affected by exchange rates.

This does not include cash buy-ins at the venue. Cash exchange rates are set by the venue and are not under the control of partypoker LIVE.

What exchange rate will I receive if my pay-out is made with a different currency?

Payouts made into partypoker accounts will be paid at the exchange rate of the site on that day. Players who have their partypoker account set in the same currency will not be affected by exchange rates.

 Are there any specific online satellites for this event?

Specific online satellites will be available into online Day 1s for this event. If a player wins a feeder satellite for a specific online Day 1, they must be available to play this Day 1 and cannot use the ticket for another Day 1.

Can I use PP LIVE Dollars to buy in to these events?

Yes, you can use PP LIVE Dollars to buy in to all events in this festival.

How can I win PP LIVE Dollars?

Players can win PP LIVE Dollars every day on partypoker, they will be in your wallet within 24 hours and you’ll be notified by email.

Can I sell or transfer my PP LIVE Dollars to another player?

Players are not able to sell or transfer their PP LIVE Dollars to another player.

If I buy into an event with PP LIVE Dollars and decide not to play the event, will my buy-in be refunded?

If a player buys in with PP LIVE Dollars and does not want to play the event or does not turn up to the event, they can contact support staff for a full refund into their PP LIVE Dollar wallet. Any promotion will be void and cash expenses must be paid back before a refund is issued.

What can I use PP LIVE Dollars for?

PP LIVE Dollars can be used for tournament entry and expenses including travel and accommodation expenses. To claim back expenses from their PP LIVE Dollar wallet, players must visit the PP LIVE desk at the event and provide evidence of expenditure.

How do I buy in to these events using PP LIVE Dollars?

Visit the schedule page and on the left side of the page there is an option to buy in to all events.

I qualified via a PP LIVE Dollar satellite. Can I choose which Day 1 I want to play?

Yes, PP LIVE Dollars are a flexible currency and can be used to buy into any live or online Day 1.

How is the prize pool paid out?

Those who qualify or buy in online will be paid out to their partypoker account. Players who buy-in with cash at the venue can choose their pay-out method.

Who can I contact for help?

If you have any further questions please feel free to get in touch by emailing support@mypartypokerlive.com