Prize pools are growing exponentially with each event and the playing fields are absolutely world-class, rivaling any tournament series on the planet. We couldn't be happier to see two more of our valued players get the opportunity to be a part of it - and on our tab.
Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles (PRWEB) July 8, 2008
Included are a $17k freeroll for an all-inclusive package to the prestigious EPT Season 5 opener in Barcelona, Spain, a $15k freeroll for an EPT London prize package, plus another $20,000 in high-value monthly cash freerolls available exclusively to PokerListings players.
"The European Poker Tour returns for its fifth season this fall," says Hannah Mayen, media relations director at PokerListings.com, "and to say it has become a runaway success would be an understatement.
"Prize pools are growing exponentially with each event and the playing fields are absolutely world-class, rivaling any tournament series on the planet. We couldn't be happier to see two more of our valued players get the opportunity to be a part of it - and on our tab."
Freerolls are open to all PokerListings players, new and existing, who sign up or have signed up at Pacific Poker through a PL.com link. Qualifying is now underway for the first of the two EPT freerolls, set for Aug. 30, 2008, at 8 p.m. (GMT).
PL players need to earn just 75 comp points at Pacific between Jun. 24 and Aug. 24 to qualify to play. Winner takes a $15k prize package, including the €8,000 buy-in plus travel and accommodation, for the EPT Barcelona main event running Sept 10-14, 2008, at Casino Barcelona. $2,000 in cash is also spread in the freeroll from position two down.
The second of the two EPT freerolls is the $15,000 London freeroll, which is set for Sept. 21, 2008, also at 8 p.m. (GMT).
Just 75 comp points between Aug. 1 and Sept. 14 are needed to qualify to play, with the winner taking a $13k prize package including the £5,200 buy-in plus travel and accommodation for the EPT London main event scheduled Oct 1-5, 2008. $2,000 in cash is also spread from position two down.
Topping off the new additions are four more high-value monthly $5,000 cash freerolls open to all PokerListings players, new or existing, who earn 35 comp points in each respective four-week qualifying period.
Next freeroll runs July 27, with 35 points earned between Jun. 20 and Jul 20 to qualify to play. Future freerolls are set for Aug. 23, Sept. 28 and Oct. 26, 2008, all at 8 p.m. (GMT).
Also available for PokerListings.com players at Pacific Poker is the world's highest sign-up bonus guaranteed - up to $475 at 125% match, including up to $175 up front.
For more details, visit PokerListings.com's Pacific Poker review page.
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