Main Event Day 1A: The Usual Suspects

$1,650 Tampa Poker Classic Main Event
$300,000 Guaranteed
| Structure
Level 6: 200/400 with a 400 ante
Day 1A Entries: 58

Karl Manouchakian

Karl Manouchakian’s participation in this $1,650 buy-in, $300,000 guarantee comes as a surprise to no one. The Tampa area pro is one of the room’s biggest supporters — and one of its biggest earners. A huge of his quarter-million in lifetime scores came right here in Tampa. Most notably, he won a huge re-entry event during the 2016 WPTDeepStacks-Tampa and ultimately donned Player of the Series honors.

The Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Poker Classic Main Event is expected to draw a bunch more notables and some new faces as play moves into the weekend installment.