The MSPT United States Poker Championship in San Diego will take place September 15-25

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The Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) is preparing to organize an exciting event at Sycuan Casino in San Diego from September 15-25.

With over $570,000 guaranteed across 11 events, the United States Poker Championship will attract large fields and large payouts. Each tournament will award a trophy in addition to cash to the winners. PokerNews will be on hand to report live for the $1,110 Main Event, a $300,000 guaranteed tournament taking place September 22-25.

Sycuan Casino is one of the best places to gamble, vacation, and play poker in Southern California. It has become a regular and popular home for Mid-States Poker Tour action.

MSPT Schedule

Schedule Highlights

The Main Event has three Day 1 tee flights scheduled, one per day starting on the 22nd. All remaining players will return to Sycuan Casino on the 25th to play until a winner.

On September 15, the series begins with the $360 Mystery Bonus event, a new phenomenon in tournament poker. Players draw mysterious bounty envelopes as opposed to the traditional pay-per-bounty.

No-Limit Hold’em is the main game played during the MSPT United States Poker Championship, but it is not the only game. There will be a pot-limit Omaha tournament, a one-day $250 contest of buy-in with $100,000 guaranteed on September 16.

The series features an impressive mix of NLH games, including the Mystery Bounty, a $300 MSPT Tag Team Championship (September 20) and a $250 Seniors (50+) event on September 19.

Players can earn their place in the Main Event for as little as $135 via satellite tournaments on September 19 and 22 where one in 10 players receives a ticket. There will also be several $265 buy-in satellites available from the 21st.

Full MSPT United States Poker Championship Schedule

Appointment Tournament Guarantee
15-18 Sept. Event #1: $360 Mystery Bounty NLH $100,000
September 16 Event #2: $250 Pot-Limit Omaha $10,000
September 18 Event #3: $250 NLH Sunday Party $10,000
18-21 Sept. Event #4: $185 Deepstack NLH $20,000
September 19 Event #5: $250 Seniors (50+) NLH $10,000
September 19 Event #6: $250 Turbo Super Stack NLH $10,000
September 20 Event #7: $250 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Max $10,000
September 20 Event #8: $300 MSPT Tag Team Championship ($150/player) $15,000
September 21 Event #9: $250 Hump Day NLH $10,000
September 22-25 Event #10: $1,110 MSPT Main Event NLH $300,000
September 25 Event #11: $250 Last Chance NLH $10,000

Upcoming Mid-States Poker Tour Schedule

Prior to the start of the United States Poker Championship, the MSPT will host events at Grand Falls Casino in Sioux Falls, South Dakota (August 19-21), and The Venetian in Las Vegas (September 3-5).

Following the conclusion of the aforementioned tournaments, the MSPT will head to Fire Keepers Casino in Battle Creek, Michigan for the $1,000,000 Guaranteed Michigan State Poker Championshipa $1,110 buy-in tournament, October 13-16.

The remaining 2022 MSPT schedule includes Silverado Casino in Deadwood, South Dakota (October 21-23), Casino by the river in Riverside, Iowa (October 27-30), and Run Aces Casino in Columbus, Minnesota (December 1-11).