Everything you need to know about the U Series of Poker Vietnam Main Event at Crown Poker Club – April 20 to 24

Be the first U Series of Poker Vietnam MAIN EVENT champion! Bank the largest share of the VN₫ 10,000,000,000 (~US$ 425,350) guaranteed prize pool and take home the custom designed USOP gold trophy. 


The Main Event is fast approaching. Event runs from April 20 to 24 at host venue Crown Poker Club in Hanoi. Buy in is VN₫ 22,000,000 (~US$ 930) with four entry flights offered. Join the first ever USOP live champion, Edwin Dela Cruz, in the exclusive list of winners. Dela Cruz has already been spotted at the venue to defend his title. 

DJ701142Edwin Dela Cruz

Main Event details

The first three days – April 20, 21, and 22 – are dedicated to entry flights. Four are scheduled with the last one a Turbo format. Players begin with 40,000 in chips, equivalent to 400x the initial blinds. If you hadn’t noticed, this is much deeper than the brand’s inaugural live series Main Event in Taiwan last February.

Dates: April 20 to 24
Buy in: VN₫ 22,000,000 (~US$ 930)
Guarantee: VN₫ 10,000,000,000 (~US$ 425,350)

Entry Days

Day 1A
April 20
40 minutes
11:00 AM

Day 1B
April 21
40 minutes
11:00 AM

Day 1C
April 22
40 minutes
10:30 AM

Day 1D (Turbo)
April 22
20 miniutes
5:00 PM

Players can register until the end of Level 10. Day 1 blinds increase every 40 minutes (20 minutes for the Turbo), then 60 minutes for Day 2 and Day 3. Players that register at the last minute will still have a decent 20 BB. All Day 1 flights end when 12.5% of the players remain.

For the detailed structure, head to the USOP Vietnam – Player Guide



Author: Henry Brown