(PRWEB) October 21, 2008
If you're looking for a poker pay day that packs a punch, look no further than LEOCOP IV (Ladbrokes European Online Championship of Poker). With $500,000 added to the prizepool it is the most 'Added' money in Europe and the biggest and best value online festival of poker and you have just one week left to satellite in for as little as $1.
If the added prize money of $500,000 is not incentive enough, or the opportunity to compete with the best MTT players in Europe, maybe the chance to be a part of history is! For the first time ever, Ladbrokes is running a LEOCOP Leaderboard where the top ten of 80 runners will share in an additional prize pool of $14,000. All 80 players will be invited to play in a special online LEOCOP Masters tournament on November 22nd for a once in a lifetime $120,000 Poker Million VII semi final seat and a chance to win up to $1,000,000 (minimum $20,000 guaranteed). The winner of which will play in a televised tournament against the likes of the Hendon Mob Boatman brothers, World Series bracelet winner Ciaran O'Leary and Ladbrokes Pro & Scandinavian Online Player of the Year Jonas Danielsson for a place in the six seater final on December 12th.
The 15 day, 16 event LEOCOP IV, begins on Sunday 26th October with at least $10,000 added to each tournament prize pool and culminates in the Main Event on the 9th November which has a staggering $250,000 added.
Edward Ihre MD of Ladbrokes Poker commented: "Ladbrokes represents all that is good in European poker at present, excellent value tournaments and an undeniable community element that makes this a great event to participate in. This festival ticks a number of boxes for the savvy player, smaller fields for bigger money, start times that suit people based in Europe and so many poker variants that you'll find something to satisfy your poker needs."
Satellites for each LEOCOP events will be available up to the day before each event, so don't delay, qualify for Europe's best value tournament today.
Notes to editor:
This is Ladbrokes fourth online festival of poker
The LEOCOP IV with $500,000 added is the largest added prize money in Europe
The points awarded to players on the LEOCOP Leaderboard is weighted and will be based on three factors, the level of Buy-in, the number of runners in the field and the position achieved.
Two events where you cannot earn points that contribute to your Leaderboard standings are The Ladies Championship and the Heads-Up Championship.
The LEOCOP Masters online tournament will be played online at Ladbrokes Poker on the 22nd November the winner of which will play in the televised semi final of PMVII on Wed 10th December
The Buy in for the Main Event is $1000 + $100
There are 16 events over a period of fifteen consecutive days.