PokerStars LAPT after the cancellation of Mexico in Nuevo Vallarta (will premiere, of course, the circuit in this country), announced that the prize would be split so that the 89 survivors would receive $ 5,000 (double the buy -in).
It is assumed that the solution has not been welcomed by the players (I guess it must have been especially weak for the chip lead), given the almost immediate reaction from the room to propose a new way to solve the problem.
Under the new proposal for PokerStars, each of the 89 players LAPT Nuevo Vallarta have access to a freeroll at the beginning with the chips I had when at the end of day 1, the event was canceled. The online tournament will come only to the final table, to be played live during the LAPT in Chile, in the town Viña del Mar on 20 January.
To compensate players for any inconvenience the hall has added $ 50,000 to the prize. We must clarify that this does not remove what has already decided (that each player receives $ 5,000), what changes is that part of the award that is undivided, plus $ 50,000 will be distributed at the final table.
In short, although it was unfortunate that the cancellation should be recognized that, at least, PokerStars has made a proposal quite good (though much of the stop is going to play online) …