The Unibet-sponsored Deepstack Open will host a special edition of the popular live poker mid-stakes festival next month, organizers have confirmed.
Labeled as "UDSO 5 Special “takes place from March 11th to 14th at the Portomaso Casino in Malta. It marks the return of a well-known operator in Central Europe to the live poker circle.
Most other live festivals remain suspended due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Social distancing rules and sophisticated hygienic precautions will apply to the entire festival, according to the organizers.
The special edition offers a five-hand format with limited seating capacity. Wearing a face mask throughout the tournament is as mandatory as cleaning your hands frequently. The Portomaso Casino has implemented various hygiene measures in the last six months.
UDSO Brand owner Alexandre Henry confirmed this PROFESSIONAL why Malta was chosen as the destination for this special edition.
“We organized DSO With events in Malta since 2010, there are several reasons why we chose this location: Since the lockdown ended before summer 2020, the casino has been open and respects all measures taken by the Ministry of Health. Tournaments are organized every day and no cluster has been created since then. Portomaso Casino has set up a secure Covid-Proof process so that all players can feel safe at the table. "