Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) Season 7

LAPT Satellites - Qualify Now for Season 7!

Satellites for the next LAPT event are available now, giving you the chance to win a prize package that includes tournament buy-in, hotel accommodation and money for expenses. To register, open the PokerStars lobby, click ‘Events’ & ‘LAPT’.

Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) Season 7

The Latin American Poker Tour is back in 2014 for Season 7 with more sizzling live poker action. This is the region’s biggest and richest tour, which visits Latin America’s most glamorous and exciting cities. You can qualify now via PokerStars satellites, and win a prize package that includes everything you need to take part in these incredible events.

Season 7 Schedule

Please note that the following information is subject to change. Keep checking back for all the latest updates.

TournamentCityFestival DatesBuy-In
2014 PCA Bahamas January 5-13, 2014 $10,000 + $300
LAPT Chile Vina del Mar March 19-23, 2014 $1,550 + $150
LAPT/BSOP Brazil Sao Paulo May 29-June 3, 2014 R$3,910 + $490
LAPT Panama Panama City July 23-27, 2014 $1,550 + $150
LAPT Peru Lima October 15-19, 2014 $1,550 + $150
LAPT Uruguay Grand Final Punta del Este December 10-14, 2014 $2,700 + $300

These are the tournaments everyone wants to win. Hundreds of PokerStars qualifiers join the best players in the world, including Team PokerStars Pro, to battle for huge prize pools at every event. The ultimate prize is an LAPT title. Have you got what it takes to become the next champion?

See the PokerStars Blog for a full report from every stop on the tour, and for all the best video highlights, winners’ interviews and more. Make sure you also keep checking the official LAPT website for the latest news as Season 7 unfolds.

Season 7 Highlights

LAPT São Paulo


LAPT São Paulo | 1,167 entries | R$ 4,411,080 Prize Pool | 1st Caio Hey ( R$ 660,000 )

Brazil’s Caio Hey was crowned winner of the biggest LAPT tournament for almost a decade after an emotional victory in São Paulo. Hey saw off a mammoth 1,166 other players to claim R$660,000 in prize money, and he had to overcome a talent-rich final table that included defending champion and long-time chip leader, Victor Sbrissa. Both Hey and Sbrissa would eventually join third-place finisher Joaquin Ruiz in a three-way deal on the final table, but it was a tearful Caio who earned the lion’s share of the prize pool after seeing off Sbrissa heads-up.

LAPT Chile


LAPT Chile | 609 entries | $ 915,631 Prize Pool | 1st Mario Lopez ( $ 117,991 )

Season 7 of the LAPT opened with victory for Mario Lopez, who notched up Argentina’s seventh win on the tour - the most of any country in LAPT history. The 37-year-old doctor and businessman edged past more than 600 players to grab his biggest ever live tournament win and the $117,991 winner’s check, following a four-way deal on the final table. Chile’s Rodrigo Perez came agonisingly close to winning on home turf, but lost out to Lopez after a lengthy heads-up bout.

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