2018 Black Diamond Poker Open

Learn more about the Black Diamond Poker Open.

The Black Diamond Poker Open is back with a bang at Bovada, with $2.7 million in guaranteed cash going on the line in 100 series events, and with buy-ins starting as low as $15 + $1.50 there’s an event for every poker player, no matter their experience or skill level.

Qualifiers for the 2018 BDPO kick off on Wednesday, February 21st, with numbered events getting underway on March 3rd and running all the way until Wednesday, March 28th.

The jewel in the crown of this year’s BDPO is the $300,000 Main Event, which goes down on Sunday, March 25th and gives you a chance at not only a big time payout, but an opportunity to etch your name in Bovada Poker history as the 2018 Black Diamond Poker Open champion.

Hit the felt in this year’s BDPO and get ready to take on the competition for a shot at both the cash and the crown.

 

How to Qualify for the Black Diamond Poker Open

There are no shortages of ways you can win your way into the BDPO. Qualifying events get underway Wednesday, February 21st and run all the way through to the end, with buy-ins starting for as low as $1.

You can find the full list of qualifiers by visiting the poker software.

 

2018 Black Diamond Poker Open Main Event

All roads lead towards the Black Diamond Poker Open Main Event on Sunday, March 25th, where you’ll play for a share of $300,000 in guaranteed cash prizes.

You can buy-in to the Main Event for $425 + $25 or simply win yourself a seat at the table in one of the qualifiers that run up until the event.

Plus, in addition to the $300,000 GTD Main Event, there’ll also be a $75,000 GTD Mini Main Event on Sunday, March 25th. Check out the schedule to find out more.

 

Some Schedule Changes

Our usual Sunday $100K GTD and $50,000 GTD (High Roller) events will be cancelled from Sunday, February 25th to Sunday, March 25th.

These events will be replaced by a BDPO Special $107,000 GTD (12,000 chips, $150 + $12) and a BDPO Special $75,000 GTD (High Roller, $300 - $25).

 

Black Diamond Poker Open Schedule

2018 Black Diamond Poker Open 7 - February 21st - March 28th
DATE EVENT TIME (ET) TYPE BUY-IN
Sunday, February 25 BDPO7 Special $75,000 Gtd (High Roller) 18:07 PM NLHE $300 + $25
Saturday, March 3 BDPO7 Warm-Up Event #1 - $12,000 Gtd (10K Chips) 15:07 PM NLHE $40 + $4
Saturday, March 3 BDPO7 Kickoff Event #2 - $30,000 Gtd (SS) 16:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Saturday, March 3 BDPO7 Event #3 - $5,000 Gtd ($5 Knockout SS) 18:07 PM NLHE $25 + $2.50
Saturday, March 3 BDPO7 Event #4 - $15K Gtd ($25 Knockout 10K Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $125 + $10
Sunday, March 4 BDPO7 Event #5 - $15,000 Gtd (SS) 15:07 PM NLHE $40 + $4
Sunday, March 4 BDPO7-Year Anniversary Event #6 - $37,777 Gtd 17:07 PM NLHE $75 + $7
Sunday, March 4 BDPO7-Year Anniv High Roller Event #7 - $77K Gtd 18:07 PM NLHE $300 + $25
Sunday, March 4 BDPO7 Event #8 - $8,888 Gtd (Crazy Eights) 19:07 PM NLHE $15+ $1.50
Sunday, March 4 BDPO7 Event #9 - $7,000 Gtd (Turbo 6-Handed) 21:07 PM NLHE $20+ $2
Sunday, March 4 BDPO7 Event #10 - $20,000 Gtd (Turbo 6-Handed) 22:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Monday, March 5 BDPO7 Event #11 - $50,000 Gtd (Extra Play) 19:07 PM NLHE $250 + $20
Monday, March 5 BDPO7 Event #12 - $12K Gtd (Turbo Monster Stack) 21:07 PM NLHE $30 + $3
Monday, March 5 BDPO7 Event #13 - $25K Gtd (Turbo Monster Stack) 22:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Tuesday, March 6 BDPO7 Event #14 - $35,000 Gtd (SS) 19:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Tuesday, March 6 BDPO7 Event #15 - $10,000 Gtd (10,000 Chips) 21:07 PM NLHE $15 + $1.50
Tuesday, March 6 BDPO7 Event #16 - $5K Gtd (Turbo 10K Chips) 22:07 PM FLO8 $75 + $7
Wednesday, March 7 BDPO7 Event #17 - $5K Gtd ($5 Knockout 10K Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $25 + $2.50
Wednesday, March 7 BDPO7 Event #18 - $12K Gtd ($25 Knockout 50/50) 21:07 PM NLHE $125 + $10
Wednesday, March 7 LtdLateReg: BDPO7 #19 - $10K Gtd (Shootout 6-Max) 22:07 PM NLHE $100 + $+9
Thursday, March 8 BDPO7 Event #20 - $15,000 Gtd (10,000 Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $30 + $3
Thursday, March 8 BDPO7 Event #21 - $30,000 Gtd (10,000 Chips) 21:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Thursday, March 8 BDPO7 Event #22 - $30K Gtd (Turbo 6-Handed) 22:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Friday, March 9 BDPO7 Event #23 - $12,000 Gtd (Escalating SS) 19:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Friday, March 9 BDPO7 Event #24 - $5K Gtd (30K Chips 6-Max Turbo) 21:07 PM PLO $30 + $3
Friday, March 9 BDPO7 Event #25 - $10K Gtd (50K Chips Super Turbo) 22:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Saturday, March 10 BDPO7 Event #26 - $3,000 Gtd (10,0000 Chips) 15:07 PM NLHE $15 + $1.50
Saturday, March 10 BDPO7 Event #27 - $8,000 Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 16:07 PM PLO8 $75 + $7
Saturday, March 10 BDPO7 Event #28 - $15,000 Gtd (Monster Stack) 18:07 PM NLHE $40 + $4
Saturday, March 10 BDPO7 Event #29 - $30,000 Gtd (Monster Stack) 19:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Sunday, March 11 BDPO7 Event #30 - $10K Gtd ($10 Knockout 10K Chips) 15:07 PM NLHE $50 + $5
Sunday, March 11 BDPO7 Event #31 - $20K Gtd (Super KO 10K Chips) 17:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Sunday, March 11 BDPO7 Event #32 - $75,000 Gtd (High Roller) 18:07 PM NLHE $300 + $25
Sunday, March 11 NoLateReg: BDPO7 Event #33 - $10,000 Gtd (Heads-Up) 19:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Sunday, March 11 BDPO7 Event #34 - $10,000 Gtd (Turbo 10,000 Chips) 21:07 PM NLHE $30 + $3
Sunday, March 11 BDPO7 Event #35 - $25K Gtd (50K Chips Super Turbo) 22:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Monday, March 12 BDPO7 Event #36 - $30,000 Gtd (Monster Stack) 19:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Monday, March 12 BDPO7 Event #37 - $5K Gtd (Monster Stack Turbo) 21:07 PM NHLE $20 + $2
Monday, March 12 BDPO7 Event #38 - $15K Gtd (50K Chips Super Turbo) 22:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Tuesday, March 13 BDPO7 Event #39 - $35,000 Gtd (SS 15-Minute Levels) 19:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Tuesday, March 13 BDPO7 Event #40 - $3K Gtd ($5 Knockout 6-Handed) 21:07 PM NLHE $25 + $2.50
Tuesday, March 13 BDPO7 Event #41 - $8K Gtd ($25 KO 6-Handed Turbo) 22:07 PM PLO $125 + $10
Wednesday, March 14 BDPO7 Event #42 - $10K Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $30 + $3
Wednesday, March 14 BDPO7 Event #43 - $30K Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 21:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Wednesday, March 14 BDPO7 Event #44 - $10,000 Gtd (Ante-Up SS) 22:07 PM NLHE $75 + $7
Thursday, March 15 BDPO7 Event #45 - $30,000 Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Thursday, March 15 BDPO7 Event #46 - $25,000 Gtd (10,000 Chips) 21:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Thursday, March 15 BDPO7 Event #47 - $10K Gtd (Turbo 10K Chips) 22:07 PM NLHE $50 + $5
Friday, March 16 BDPO7 Event #48 - $5K Gtd (SS 15-Minute Levels) 19:07 PM NLHE $15 + $1.50
Friday, March 16 BDPO7 Event #49 - $20,000 Gtd (10,000 Chips) 21:07 PM NLHE $75 + $7
Friday, March 16 BDPO7 Event #50 - $5,000 Gtd (Turbo 10K Chips) 22:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Saturday, March 17 BDPO7 Event #51 - $10,000 Gtd (10,000 Chips) 15:07 PM NLHE $50 + $5
Saturday, March 17 BDPO7 Event #52 - $20K Gtd ($50 Knockout 10K Chips 16:07 PM NLHE $250 + $20
Saturday, March 17 BDPO7 Event #53 - $2K Gtd ($5 Knockout 10K Chips) 18:07 PM PLO $15 + $1.50
Saturday, March 17 BDPO7 Event #54 - $8K Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 19:07 PM PLO $75 + $7
Sunday, March 18 BDPO7 Event #55 - $30,000 Gtd (Extra Play) 15:07 PM NLHE $60 + $6
Sunday, March 18 BDPO7 Event #56 - $15,000 Gtd (6-Handed SS) 16:07 PM NLHE $40 + $4
Sunday, March 18 BDPO7 Event #57 - $75,000 Gtd (High Roller) 18:07 PM NLHE $300 + $25
Sunday, March 18 BDPO7 Event #58 - $30,000 Gtd (6-Handed SS) 19:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Sunday, March 18 BDPO7 Event #59 - $8,000 Gtd (Turbo 6-Handed) 21:07 PM NLHE $20 + $2
Sunday, March 18 BDPO7 Event #60 - $20,000 Gtd (Turbo 6-Handed) 22:07 PM NLHE $100+ $9
Monday, March 19 BDPO7 Event #61 - $30,000 Gtd (10,000 Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Monday, March 19 BDPO7 Event #62 - $5K Gtd ($10 Knockout 10K Chips) 19:07 PM PLO $40 + $4
Monday, March 19 BDPO7 Event #63 - $12K Gtd ($25 KO 50/50 Turbo) 19:07 PM NLHE $125 + $10
Tuesday, March 20 BDPO7 Event #64 - $30K Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $250 + $20
Tuesday, March 20 BDPO7 Event #65 - $5,000 Gtd (Turbo 10,000 Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $30 + $3
Tuesday, March 20 BDPO7 Event #66 - $20,000 Gtd (Turbo 6-Handed) 19:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Wednesday, March 21 BDPO7 Event #67 - $5K Gtd (10,000 Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $15 + $1.50
Wednesday, March 21 BDPO7 Event #68- $20K Gtd (10K Chips 10-Min Levels 21:07 PM NLHE $75 + $7
Wednesday, March 21 BDPO7 Event #69 - $10K Gtd (Super Knockout Turbo) 22:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Thursday, March 22 BDPO7 Event #70 - $30,000 Gtd (SS 15-Minute Levels) 19:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Thursday, March 22 BDPO7 Event #71 - $12,000 Gtd (SS 15-Minute Levels) 21:07 PM NLHE $30 + $3
Thursday, March 22 NoLateReg: BDPO7 Event #72 - $5,000 Gtd (Heads-Up) 22:07 PM PLO $75 + $7
Friday, March 23 BDPO7 Event #73 - $15K Gtd ($25 Knockout Ante-Up) 19:07 PM NLHE $125 + $10
Friday, March 23 BDPO7 Event #74 - $7K Gtd (10K Chips 10-Min Levels) 21:07 PM NLHE $20 + $2
Friday, March 23 BDPO7 Event #75 - $15,000 Gtd (Turbo 10K Chips 22:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Saturday, March 24 BDPO7 Event #76 - $25K Gtd (6-Handed Extra Play) 15:07 PM NLHE $250 + $20
Saturday, March 24 BDPO7 Event #77 - $17,777 Gtd (Lucky Sevens) 16:07 PM NLHE $75 + $7
Saturday, March 24 BDPO7 Event #78 - $12K Gtd (Extra Play) 18:07 PM NLHE $60 + $6
Saturday, March 24 BDPO7 Event #79 - $20K Gtd (Turbo Monster Stack) 19:07 PM NLHE $100 + $9
Sunday, March 25 BDPO7 Mini Main Event #80 - $75,000 Guaranteed 15:07 PM NLHE $75 + $7
Sunday, March 25 BDPO7 Main Event #81 - $300,000 Guaranteed 17:07 PM NLHE $425 + $25
Sunday, March 25 BDPO7 2nd Chance Event #82 - $25,000 Gtd (SS) 18:07 PM NLHE $50 + $5
Sunday, March 25 BDPO7 Event #83 - $40,000 Gtd ($50 Knockout) 19:07 PM NLHE $250 + $20
Sunday, March 25 BDPO7 Event #84 - $10K Gtd (Turbo Monster Stack) 21:07 PM PLO $40 + $4
Sunday, March 25 BDPO7 Event #85 - $12K Gtd (Super KO 10K Chips) 22:07 PM PLO $200 + $15
Monday, March 26 BDPO7 Event #86 - $40,000 Gtd (Extra Play) 19:07 PM NLHE $200 + $15
Monday, March 26 BDPO7 Event #87 - $5,000 Gtd ($5 KO 10K Chips) 21:07 PM PLO $25 + $2.50
Monday, March 26 BDPO7 Event #88 - $15K Gtd ($25 Knockout Turbo) 22:07 PM PLO $125 + $10
Tuesday, March 27 BDPO7 Event #89 - $15K Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 19:07 PM NLHE $30 + $3
Tuesday, March 27 BDPO7 Event #90 - $35K Gtd (6-Handed 10K Chips) 21:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12
Tuesday, March 27 BDPO7 Event #91 - $30,000 Gtd (Turbo 15K Chips) 22:07 PM NLHE $250 + $20
Wednesday, March 28 BDPO7 Event #92 - $35,000 Gtd (Monster Stack) 19:07 PM NLHE $60 + $6
Wednesday, March 28 BDPO7 Event #93 - $50,000 Gtd (High Roller) 21:07 PM NLHE $300 + $25
Wednesday, March 28 BDPO7 Wrap-Up Event #94 - $30,000 Gtd (10K Chips) 22:07 PM NLHE $150 + $12

 

Terms & Conditions:

Players can win only one entry to a single event.
In case a player qualifies several times into one tournament, additional entries will be forfeited.
Tournament tickets cannot be used in any other tournament or exchanged for cash.