The Irish Open is one of the most eagerly anticipated events on the live poker schedule, and you could be playing in it for free thanks to a great offer for PokerNews readers who signed up to the Irish Open's sponsor Paddy Power Poker.
All new Paddy Power Poker customers who make a deposit at the site receive a Cheap Seat token worth €5. These Cheap Seat tournaments feed into a weekly €200 buy-in final that guarantees at least one €3,500 Irish Open Main Event seat will be won.
Last year, Patrick Clarke won his seat to the 2014 Irish Open via the Cheap Seat qualifiers at Paddy Power Poker before going on to win a cool €200,000, which goes to show how profitable these Cheap Seat tournaments can be!
"I started playing back in December and the fields weren't as big so there were big overlays," explains the 2014 Irish Open champion, "I only had to beat seven players in my Grand Final to win my seat, early bird catches the worm and all that!"
What's more, if you manage to qualify for the 2015 Irish Open via a Paddy Power Poker satellite, you are automatically entered into the Sole Survivor promotion along with all of the other Paddy Power Poker qualifiers where you can win €50,000 in cash!
All you need to do in order to get your hands on the €50,000 is be the last Paddy Power Poker qualifier standing in the 2015 Irish Open Main Event and the cash is all yours. The second to sixth place Sole Survivor players receive a free entry into the 2016 Irish Open as a consolation prize.
Deposit €5 and Receive €20 Free!
Downloading Paddy Power Poker via PokerNews and making your first deposit pays dividends thanks to a special offer that see you receive €20 if you make a €5 deposit.
Putting a meagre €5 into your Paddy Power Poker account sees the Irish gaming giant award you:
- €4 in cash
- €4 for side games
- A €5 bonus
- The €5 Irish Open ticket mentioned earlier in this article
- The €2 Twister Poker ticket
As if this wasn't enough, Paddy Power Poker are also throwing into the mix 20 tokens to be used in the “Road to 100k Big Sunday” tournaments and one entry into a massive €25,000 guaranteed freeroll!
What are you waiting for? Download Paddy Power Poker today, grab your free rewards and see if you can qualify for the 2015 Irish Open for free.