Posts Tagged ‘Online Poker Tournament’
by Bridget Wright | Published: Sunday, April 13th, 2014
The Asia-Pacific region’s richest and most prestigious poker series, the 2014 Aussie Millions, is headed to television. The series wrapped up back in February at Crown Casino in Melbourne, and will be making its television debut on Sunday, April 20 at 9:00 PM EST on ESPN Australia.
The broadcast will consist of 12 one-hour episodes that will air every Sunday evening. The premiere episode will feature the final table of the Aussie Millions Main Event, which was a part of the Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) for the first time. Future episodes will feature the likes of the $100,000 Challenge, the $250,000 Challenge and the High-Stakes Cash Game.
“Crown is thrilled to be working together with APPT and ESPN in showcasing the 2014 Aussie Millions,” said Jim Preston, Crown Melbourne’s Director of Poker. “This premiere will be a world exclusive featuring the best international poker players in some of the biggest buy-in events in poker. Crown Melbourne and the Aussie Millions, along with the city of Melbourne, will be showcased to worldwide audiences.”
Viewers will see the likes of ESPN sports anchor Russell ‘The Sportsguy’ Barwick and model, television presenter, and 2011 Miss Universe Australia Scherri-Lee Biggs as hosts of the programs. While expert poker commentators will include ‘The Voice’ of Australian poker, Paul Khoury, and Grant Levy, one of Australia’s most successful and respected poker champions, who is recognized worldwide for his analytical skills.
“The Aussie Millions has always been my favorite poker series and is such a strong and well represented brand worldwide. To be involved in the production for Crown Melbourne, APPT and ESPN is a great privilege,” said Levy, the 2007 APPT Grand Final Champion.
To summarize, the details of the Aussie Millions premiere are:
- Program: Crown’s 2014 Aussie Millions Poker Championship
- Network: ESPN Australia
- Dates: Premiere Sunday April 20, 2014
- Time: 9:00 PM EST
While you wait, why not go big in the Black Diamond Poker Open Main Event at Bovada Poker on Sunday, April 13 at 5:03 PM EST to play your way to a cut of the guaranteed $300K prize pool. Or take a chance in any of the other four tournaments taking place on the same day.
|Sun, Apr. 13
||Championship Event #97 – $150,000 Guaranteed (SS)
||$150 + $12
|Sun, Apr. 13
||Championship Main Event #98 – $300,000 Guaranteed
||$425 + $25
|Sun, Apr. 13
||Championship Second Chance Event #99 – $50,000 Guaranteed
||$200 + $15
|Sun, Apr. 13
||Championship Wrap-Up Event #100 – $30,000 Gtd (Turbo)
||$100 + $9
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by Bridget Wright | Published: Sunday, March 16th, 2014
Take your poker game to the next level at Bovada Poker by playing in The Black Diamond Poker Open (BDPO) Championship Qualifiers from now until March 21.
Add some lavish luxury to your everyday life by hitting the felt in this year’s Black Diamond Poker Open. From February 9 to April 13 the BDPO will offer an impressive $3 million guaranteed prize pool, 200 events and thousands of qualifiers to choose from.
The Championship Series guarantees a massive $2.5 Million in mid to high-stake events between March 22 and April 13. The action begins with a $20K Guaranteed Kickoff Event on March 22 and builds up to the $300,000 Guaranteed Main Event on April 13. The winner will walk away with at least $60K and a $5K Championship Watch.
This Series is much more lucrative than the last—The Contender Series—which guaranteed $500,000 in micro to low-stake events between February 18 and March 12. The action begun with a $10K Guaranteed Kickoff Event on February 18 and built up to the $50K Guaranteed Main Event on March 9. The Championship Series has higher stakes, but also higher wins.
If you’ve got your eyes on the big money, be sure to check out our Super Saturday Satellite Days, running during the day leading up to each Main Event. With satellites running all day long, these special days give you an even better chance at scoring a massive payday.
Qualifying for the Black Diamond Poker Open couldn’t be easier. With multiple qualifying events running daily, there is something for every player, regardless of your preferred game or stakes.
Qualifiers – Play your way to BDPO satellite tournaments
(Or buy in to satellites directly for as little as $1.10)
Satellites – Play your way to BDPO events
(Or buy in to events directly for as little as $3.30)
Events – Contender and Championship Series
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by Bridget Wright | Published: Saturday, February 8th, 2014
Bovada Poker’s biggest guaranteed poker tournament, The Big Deal, is just that!
Taking place every Sunday afternoon at 4 PM ET, the guaranteed prize pool of $100,000 with a first-place payout of at least $20,000 is the best weekly online poker prize around. You can qualify now for as little as $1!
Bovada Poker’s $100K Guaranteed poker tournament leaves winning a cut of the prize pool up to you: buy in to any of the qualifying tournaments during the week for as little as $1 and play your way to the final, or buy-in directly for only $162 to the final $100K Tournament held every Sunday at 4 PM ET.
Try your luck in the Cheap Seats Tournaments held daily at 12:40 AM, 3:40 AM, and 7:40 AM for a mere $1. Not to mention, one player for every $17 in the prize pool will win a tournament ticket to any $100K Semi Final.
Enter the Special Qualifiers on either Saturday or Sunday at 2:10 PM with 10 and 50 seats guaranteed, respectively, for only $18 + $1.80.
Enter either a regular or turbo Semifinal for only $16 + $1. The regular poker round is available to enter daily, however the turbo-charged match is only available on Sundays at 2:40 PM. There is also a DS Semifinal available from Monday – Saturday at 3:40 PM for $35 + $3.50. Add more chips to your stack in the Rebuy Semifinal available daily at 11:40 AM and PM for only $7 + $0.70.
Similar to the Cheap Seats, one player for every $162 in the semifinals prize pool will win a Tournament Ticket to the $100K Guaranteed final.
There are also a number of Last Chance Qualifier tournaments available on Sunday afternoons for any latecomers. The buy-in increases from $4 – $40 as the day goes on.
Make sure to check out the full schedule at Bovada Poker.
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by Bridget Wright | Published: Thursday, February 6th, 2014
Fancy playing a round in a poker tournament? Well it doesn’t matter which day of the week you visit Bovada Poker, there is always a Guaranteed Tournament running. With over $1.5 million in guaranteed prize pools up for grabs every single week, you have the chance to win yourself some serious money.
From Sunday right through to Saturday, you can play in events all night long. Running from 6:30 PM ET right through to 12:00 AM ET, there are eight exciting tournaments for you to choose from including rebuys and knockouts.
Start the night right with a $1,500 Guaranteed 6-handed Deep Stack at 6:30 PM ET. $13 buy-in with starting chips at 5,000!
Add more chips to your stack in the $1,000 Guaranteed Rebuy at 7:45 PM ET. $3 buy-in with starting chips at 1,500!
At 8:00 PM ET settle in to the $4,000 Guaranteed Deep Stack. $33 buy-in with starting chips at 3,000!
Finish your night with a bang in the $20,000 Guaranteed Deep Stack. Walk away with the biggest daily prize pool for only a $60 buy-in! Chips start at 3,000.
If you’re after a smaller poker tournament, wait around until 9:30 PM ET and enter the $8,000 Guaranteed Deep Stack. Buy-in is a low $11 with starting chips at 3,000!
If you’re looking for something different, try Bovada Poker’s $2,000 Guaranteed Knockout at 10:45 PM ET. Grab bonus prize money when you knock out other players. $16.50 buy-in with starting chips at 2,000!
You’ll have to try a different strategic approach if you want to win the $10,000 Guaranteed Turbo at 11:00 PM ET. $82 buy-in with starting chips at 2,500!
End your night with some midnight madness in the $6,000 Guaranteed Turbo at 12:00 AM ET. $33 buy-in with starting chips at 2,500!
Bovada Poker offer the very best in poker games and tournaments. Remember, ALL of these tournaments are available to enter every single night! So head over and open your real money account today.
by Bridget Wright | Published: Monday, August 6th, 2012
Yesterday saw the official launch of the 2012 Pokerstars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) with players now available to start entering satellites for the event.
The WCOOP is the world’s largest online poker event.
This year there will be 65 events over 22 days starting on September 2nd and running through until September 23rd.
With a guaranteed prize pool of over $30,000,000 the WCOOP will feature the world’s best online poker players.
The event begins with a $215 six-player max no-limit hold’em and concludes with the $5,200 no-limit hold’em Main Event which has a guaranteed prize pool of $5,000,000.00.
The first day of the event will be highlighted by a high-roller $10,300 no limit hold’em tournament that is sure to draw some of the world’s highest stakes online poker players.
Another popular tournament will be the $2100 H.O.R.S.E. with players looking to be crowned the best overall online poker player in the world.
The 2012 Main Event begins on the 23rd of September with Pokerstars hoping to have over 2000 players for the first time in the history of the event.
In 2011 Thomas ‘Kallllle’ Pedersen outlasted a field of over 1600 to claim the WCOOP Main Event title and $1,260,018.50 in cash.
Satellites for the 2012 WCOOP are now up and running at Poker Stars.
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