Originally Posted by ekgbeat
Open question for those that play on ACR a lot. The $1,000 GTD tournament says that the prize pool is $940.03. I thought that if there are less money in the prize pool, then there would be a $59.97 overlay which would be matched by ACR to get a $1,000 prize pool. Does this happen on all the tournaments? How can they get away with that?
Seems like that is the way it goes. If they go over the guaranteed amount, then of course, the prize fund goes up. The $100 GTD today had 765 buy-ins/rebuys, so the prize pool on the tournament lobby says $76.50, but since it was $100 guaranteed, then the difference would be the overlay.