Ladbrokes Europeam Online Championship of Poker is set to return to online poker players screens this Autumn. Bigger than ever, LEOCOP is now boasting a $1,000,000 guaranteed main event prize pool.
In 2005 Ladbrokes Poker paid out over $2,000,000 in prizes to LEOCOP players. This year things are heating up. With $1,000,000 guaranteed for the main event alone, players can expect plenty of value.
The seven day festival of online poker begins on 25th September 2006 and runs until 1st October 2006. This year Ladbrokes are throwing in "Appreciation Freeroll" packages for participants in at least 4 LEOCOP final events, players will win Team Ladbrokes Off-line Tournament Packages worth $52,500. LEOCOP winners will also take away the coverted gold bracelets for their efforts... eat your heart out WSOP!
Qualifier satellies for LEOCOP events are already taking place.
The full schedule for LEOCOP is as follows:
Monday 25th September
$100,000 GUARANTEED $150+$15 No Limit Texas Hold’em $75 rebuys (1hr)
Tuesday 26th September
$20,000 GTD $200 + $20 Pot Limit Hi Lo Omaha freezeout
Wednesday 27th September
$50,000 GTD $200 + $20 Pot Limit Omaha freezeout
Thursday 28th September
$60,000 GTD $300 + $30 Fixed Limit Texas Holdem freezeout
Friday 29th September
$80,000 GTD $200 + $20 Pot Limit Texas Hold’em freezeout
Saturday 30th September
$100,000 GTD $500 + $50 Short Handed (6 seat) Texas Holdem freezeout
Sunday 1st October
$750,000 GTD $2,500 + $150 Championship Main Event No Limit Texas Holdem freezeout
Ed note: Download Ladbrokes Poker and take your seat at this years LEOCOP. We'll even throw in a $100 bonus when you deposit to get you started