Hot on the heels of the Irish Open, Paddy Power Poker have announced they are once again dipping their toes in the Irish Poker scene. Towards the end of the year they will be hosting the Irish Winter Festival, between 25th to 27th of October, the main of event of which will be the Irish Masters with an estimated prize pool of €1,000,000.
With a €1,500 + €150 buy-in, this no-limit hold'em event will have room for 800 players at the Citywest Hotel (The home of this year's Irish Open). The three day tournament is expected to welcome the cream of the Irish Poker Scene as well as some of the best players in the World. There is also a €200 + €20 rebuy event and a €500 + €50 freeze out on the side event schedule, both one day events.
"We are very excited to confirm our sponsorship of the 8th annual Irish Winter Festival", said Paddy Power, Communications Manager for Paddy Power Poker. "We are building on the back of a successful Irish Open and will spare no effort in making the Irish Masters a 'poker player's tournament', well structured and accessible to both local and international players. Pints, a party atmosphere and lots of poker; what else could anyone ask for!"
You can qualify for these exciting end to the poker year on Paddy Power Poker from this Sunday. You can buy direct into the satellites for $200+$20 or via a daily qualifier for $15 at 2pm and 8pm. The winner gets a package worth $3,500, which includes travel expenses.
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