The first MPN Poker Tour festival of 2018 saw a return to the beautiful Mazagan Beach Resort in Morocco from 11-14 January and offered players a 1,500,000 MAD (€135,000 approx.) guaranteed Main Event for a buy in of 6,000 MAD.
MPN Poker Tour Morocco 2018
11-14 January 2018
1,500,000 MAD GTD Main Event
The MPN Poker Tour returned to the Mazagan Beach Resort in beautiful Morocco from January 11-14 2018.
You could qualify online with any of the MPN participating card rooms who were offering satellites with buy-ins as low as €1. Alternatively, buy in directly through the poker client – look for the holding lobby in the ‘Satellites’ > ‘Live Events’ tab. Packages could be purchased using either cash or loyalty points.
Taste of the Thrill
“I enjoyed it very much,” Zizi said happily following his victory. He pointed out the Moroccan style of poker is quite different to that of European poker players. “Here we are a little bit crazy! We can play any two cards…”
1. Abdelouahab Zizi
2. Fadhil Farag
3. Ali Mechiche
4. Mateusz Moolhuizen
|1||Abdelouahab Zizi||400,000 MAD||375,000 MAD|
|2||Fadhil Farag||275,000 MAD||300,000 MAD|
|3||Ali Mechiche||200,000 MAD|
|4||Mateusz Moolhuizen||140,000 MAD|
|5||Mehdi Hsissen||100,000 MAD|
|6||Antti Halme||76,000 MAD|
|7||Frederik Foss||55,000 MAD|
|8||Paul Johnson||43,000 MAD|
|9||Mario Linno||34,600 MAD|
Each package is valued at €1,500 and includes:
- Entry into the 6,000 MAD Main Event (1,500,000 MAD Guaranteed)
- Entry into the 1,100 MAD Side Event
- Accommodation for four nights at the Mazagan Beach Resort for you and a guest including breakfast
- A Players Welcome Party where you can meet the other players and the MPN staff
- €250 towards your travel and expenses
*You may transfer your side event ticket to a guest if you wish. If you do not transfer your side event ticket but are unable to play because you’re still playing the main event, we’ll refund the buy in to your MPN account. Otherwise, the side event entry is not refundable or exchangeable.
Hotel & Venue
Packages include four nights in the Mazagan Beach Resort for you and a guest including breakfast. You will check in on January 11th and check out on the morning of January 15th. The casino is located in the resort along with many restaurants, nightclubs, kids clubs, a golf course and a spa.
If you require any additional hotel nights, please let us know and we’ll try to arrange something, but we cannot guarantee that additional nights will be available.
You are responsible for any additional charges to the room. When you check in, you might be asked for a credit card to cover any room charges. Nothing will be debited from your card unless you do charge something to your room.
The easiest way to get to the Mazagan Beach Resort is to fly to the Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport (CMN). Shuttle buses from here are available regularly free of charge and the journey takes approximately one hour and fifteen minutes.