The Twin Cities Poker Open at Canterbury Park takes place this week, August 25-29. The $1,000 + $100 Main Event takes place Sunday the 29th. Players will start with $15,000 in chips and have 40 minute levels.
As usual, there will be five qualifying heats starting Wednesday at $220 + $30 where the top 20% of the field will qualify for the Main Event.
Single-table satellites will be running all week as well.
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Chris Moen of North Dakota took home the title in 2009 earning $61,924 for his efforts. Moen outlasted 3-Putts heads up, Putts took home just over $35K for his runner-up finish.
The buy-in has been reduced from $1,500 in 2009 to $1,000 in 2010.