The Americas Cup of Poker: Back in the USA!

The Americas Cup of Poker (ACP) is a poker tournament like no other. Thousands of players from across Latin America and beyond will come together to play poker, form teams, and chase the ultimate goal: to win a trip to the ACP Live Final and a share of $100,000 in prizes.

Back and bigger than ever

Not only can players from Latin America take part, but with the USA hosting the live final, and players in Canada eligible for prizes - this is the most universal Americas Cup of Poker ever.

Add in PokerStars launch into New Jersey, and the centenary of the Copa America - held during the ACP live event from June 23-27 - and you’ve got more than a hundred thousand reasons to get involved!

$100,000 in Prizes

The ACP features 12 countries and regions competing against each other in online tournaments, with six teams (the best two from each group) advancing through to the New Jersey live final from June 23-27, 2016.

Here’s a look at the countries taking part

Group 1Group 2Group 3
Argentina (AR) Brazil (BR) Canada (CA)
Chile (CL) Colombia (CO) Costa Rica (CR)
Peru (PE) Rest of LATAM (OTHER) Mexico (MX)
Uruguay (UY) Ecuador (EC) Venezuela (VE)

ACP New Jersey Live Final - $100,000 to be won

If your country qualifies for the live ACP final in New Jersey, and you earn enough bounties to join the team, you’ll challenge for $100,000 in prizes!

The payout structure at the live final will be as follows:

Please Note:

PositionTeam Prize
1 $30,000
2 $25,000
3 $17,500
4 $12,500
5 $7,500
6 $5,000
7 $2,500
  • If you need a Visa to travel to United States, please ensure you have a valid US Visa by the time the ACP promotion ends - as it will be mandatory to be confirmed as a team member for the Live Final.
  • The New Jersey Team will join as the special guests in the Live Final. They will not be participating in qualification.
  • ACP tournament tickets and packages to the Live Final are non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.
  • Qualification via online ACP events is only available to players in Latin America and Canada.
  • For general PokerStars promotion terms and conditions, click here.

If you have any questions about the Americas Cup of Poker, contact

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