Miami, 20th January 2022: StormX, the leading Crypto Cashback provider announces it will be
holding an invite-only poker tournament with its newest partner, Las Vegas-based PokerGO®.
The tournament will take place on March 3, 2022, at the PokerGO® Studio at ARIA Resort &
Casino in Las Vegas. In true Vegas fashion, the lineup includes notable names across many
industries, including the founder of Litecoin Charlie Lee, NBA stars Paul Pierce and Michael
Carter-Williams, and renowned poker pros Tom Dwan and Maria Ho amongst other participants.
The StormX Invitational Poker Tournament has been organised as part of the partnership
between StormX and PokerGO® and aims to bring together all those who are interested in
crypto and poker alike. This event will also be the first of many tournaments to be held between
the two brands. Those looking to see a list of players, watch the tournament, or set a reminder
can do so via StormX’s website, Youtube, and across social media.
The tournament will see players go round-for-round for the chance to win a minimum prize
pool of $405k USD. The tournament has a minimum $5k buy-in and includes a one-time
optional buy-back for the same amount.
StormX will be offering sponsorship opportunities for the event, and will be donating a portion of
the proceeds to various charities in Miami with the mission to increase financial and crypto
literacy in the region.
In addition to the tournament, StormX also announced its premier sponsorship, branding, and
commercial involvement across the PokerGO® global portfolio of shows and events in a
multi-year deal that includes many events that are a part of the PokerGO® Tour™.
“We're excited to host the first of many events that bring together a wide range of entrepreneurs,
investors, poker pros, and celebrities to create an enjoyable event that will be streamed
globally.”, said Simon Yu, CEO and Co-Founder of StormX.
For information around sponsoring the event, or to be added to the player consideration list,
please contact [email protected]