THE WORLD’S TOP PROFESSIONAL DOMINO PLAYERS TO BATTLE IT OUT AT THE UNIVERSAL DOMINO LEAGUE’S SUMMER KICKOFF DOMINO TOURNAMENT AT CIRCA RESORT & CASINO IN DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS
World’s premiere professional domino league to offer more than $100,000 in cash and prizes at Summer Classic tournament on Saturday, July 17, 2021
Competitor registration is now open at UniversalDominoLeague.com
Hundreds of domino enthusiasts and thousands of spectators from around the world will gather this summer at Circa Resort & Casino in downtown Las Vegas for the Universal Domino League’s highly-anticipated Summer Kickoff Domino Tournament. Held Saturday, July 17 at 11 a.m., competitors will compete for more than $100,000 in cash and prizes, the UDL Championship Belt and the prestigious title of “Universal Domino League Champion.”
“We’re thrilled to partner with Circa Resort & Casino to bring the Summer Kickoff Domino Tournament to downtown Las Vegas,” said Harold Moret, Founder of the Universal Domino League. “Domino enthusiasts will not only be able to watch the competition unfold, but will have the opportunity to participate and compete against the country’s best players for a chance to win a share of more than $100,000 in cash and prizes.”
The UDL’s Summer Kickoff Domino Tournament will feature hundreds of dominoes players from around the world competing in head-to-head, action-packed, double-elimination rounds. Each match will be a best-of-three up to 150 points, with the last contestant standing named the “UDL Summer Kickoff Champion.” The championship match will be best-of-seven and will be streamed live on the UDL Network via YouTube, Twitch and Facebook Live.
“The Summer Kickoff Domino Tournament will be the UDL’s first event in more than a year and will be the largest, sanctioned domino tournament in history,” said Moret. “Domino players are anxious and excited to get back to the game they love and compete at the highest levels for the chance to take home the UDL Championship Belt.”
Registration for the UDL’s Summer Kickoff Domino Tournament is $200 per competitor. Preliminary rounds begin at 10 a.m. Tournament payout is as follows, with the top 32 players receiving a payout and the grand prize winner receiving more than $30,000 in cash and prizes. Must be 21 years or older to compete.
1st Place – $30,000 – Cash & Prizes, 2nd Place – $15,000 – Cash & Prizes,
3rd – 4th Place – $6,250 – Cash & Prizes 5th – 8th Place – $2,500, Cash & Prizes 9th – 16th Place – $1,000 – Cash & Prizes 17th – 32nd Place – $500 – Cash & Prizes
Free entry for all spectators, with non-stop domino action, UDL models, celebrity guest players, a live DJ, full bars and more. For more information or to register in advance, please visit UniversalDominoLeague.com. Follow the Universal Domino League on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
ABOUT THE UNIVERSAL DOMINO LEAGUE
The Universal Domino League (UDL) established May 2014, is an American domino tournament hosting service and promotion company based in Las Vegas, Nevada. The UDL is the largest Domino League in the world, showcasing more than 75,000 players. The first official gaming association dedicated to the game of dominoes, UDL provides support, services and a safe fun environment for domino players around the world to test their skills and most importantly, legitimize the classic game of dominoes.
The UDL is the only professional domino league of its kind, with structured, custom and cutting-edge domino tournament operations, player rating system, gaming mats, officials, score cards, round girls and the prestigious UDL Championship Belt. Players are marketed, promoted, sanctioned, governed and ranked, with UDL Player Rankings based on wins, losses, monies won and tournament appearances.
In 2018, UDL Promotions decided to build a company that would be pioneers of domino-infused content. UDL Productions is currently in production of domino-infused documentaries, games shows and off-beat content that will showcase and promote the game of dominoes in a positive light. These events will be broadcasted on multiple networks and platforms and will catapult the game of dominoes.
The UDL’s first production, the “UDL Las Vegas Summer Classic Domino Tournament,” was filmed at the Palms Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2019. More than 2,500 spectators and players came to witness the tournament, including celebrities such as Steve Harvey and countless others.
ABOUT CIRCA RESORT & CASINO
Circa Resort & Casino is an all-new integrated resort concept in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. The city’s first adults-only casino-resort, Circa pays homage to Vegas’ Golden Era through vintage design, old-school hospitality and nods to the city’s history while introducing high-tech advancements and innovative amenities. The resort features 777 upscale rooms and suites; the world’s largest sportsbook; Stadium Swim, a year-round pool amphitheater; a two-story casino; Garage Mahal, a high-tech transportation hub; the luxe Legacy Club rooftop lounge; an expansive local art collection and more. Guests can indulge at original restaurant concepts including premium steaks and seafood at Barry’s Downtown Prime from Chef Barry S. Dakake and Make It Happen Hospitality; Pan-Asian fare at 8 East from Chef Dan Coughlin; deli classics at Saginaw’s Delicatessen from restaurateur Paul Saginaw; authentic Carolina barbecue at Project BBQ; and all-star menus at Victory Burger & Wings Co. from the founding family of American Coney Island. Visit circalasvegas.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @circalasvegas to stay up to date.