Thousands of poker players are expected to be on hand for the long-anticipated PokerNews Cup taking place at the King's Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic from Nov. 18-23. The series kicks off today at 20:00 with an action-packed €120 buy-in Pokernews Cup Opening NLH even with a generous €20,000 guaranteed prize pool.
However, the highlight of the poker festival is the €200,000 guaranteed Pokernews Cup Main Event for just a €250 buy-in. The tournament features four opening days with the first two taking place on Nov. 19 and Nov. 20 respectfully and the last two taking both taking place on Nov. 21. Surviving players will continue their journey to etch their names in history as the next PokerNews Cup champion and the coveted trophy on Day 2 and Day 3 taking place on Nov. 22-23.
Don't Miss The Last Live Satellites At King's
While it's true that our online satellites for the PokerNews Cup Main Event have officially ended, if you happen to be near Rozvadov, you still have time to get into the action thanks to three live satellites taking place at King's Casino.
Your first chance to win a seat to the PokerNews Cup Main Event in a live satellite takes place on Nov. 19 at 15:00 CET. This fast-paced tournament features 15-minute blind levels along with a 5,000 chip starting stack. This tournament will not set you back and arm and a leg and is a great way to get into the Main Event without shelling out the €250 to do so. In fact, it only costs €30 to enter, and at least eight players are guaranteed to secure their seats at a huge discount.
The following day, on Nov. 20 at 13:00 CET, you can also earn your seat to the Main Event for the slightly higher cost of €35. This satellite has a similar structure to the first one, and also will reward at least eight seats to the Main Event.
Your last chance to qualify into the PokerNews Cup Main Event is on Nov. 21 at 11:00 CET with a €40 buy-in qualifier. This tournament has a slightly faster structure with 10 minute blind levels and awards at least five guaranteed seats to the showcase event.
So be sure to mark these three satellites to the PokerNews Cup Main Event on your calendar and we hope to see you in Rozvadov!