Barcelona is always a favorite stop in Europe, attracting both seasoned pros and amateurs alike. The fantastic weather, beautiful beaches, exciting nightlife, and impressive tournament schedule makes it a not-to-be-missed event every year.
And let's not forget the notorious player parties that PokerStars throws for the players. This year, Multi-platinum artist, DJ and producer Zedd will be entertaining players at Opium, one of Barcelona's hottest clubs.
Best of all? You can win your PokerStars Championship Barcelona Main Event seat for as little as $1.10, allowing you to experience the rich Spanish culture, world-class entertainment, and a lively poker scene firsthand!
Play in the PokerNews Cheaproll!
PokerStars and PokerNews are teaming up to reward players who have created their PokerStars account via PokerNews links or have used PokerNews' marketing codes during 2016 and 2017 for a chance to win big.
On Aug. 12, at 9:05 p.m. CET, PokerStars is hosting a $1.10 tournament where players will start with 3,000 chips and play with blinds increasing every 10-minutes.
There will be a 60-minute rebuy period where 3,000 chips will cost you an additional $1.10. At the end of the rebuy period, you can add 4,500 chips to your stack for another $1.10.
The $7,300 prize pool for the Barcelona Championship PokerNews Cheaproll will award one seat to the €5,300 ($6,273) PokerStars Barcelona Championship Main Event to the winner, while $1,000 will be distributed to the players finishing second through 20th.
There is some serious money to be won during the 12-day poker fiesta with ten events including two high-rollers, a super high-roller, and a €25,500 Single Day No-Limit Hold’em event. With buy-ins from €330 to €50,000, there is a little something for everyone.
The €7,000,000 ($8,272,425) guaranteed PokerStars Championship Barcelona Main Event gets underway on August 21st. Last year's Main Event winner, Sebastian Malec, took home €1,122,800 ($1,326,897). Remember the date — Saturday, Aug. 12 — it's your chance to turn pennies into millions.
Note: Winners of the €5,300 seat are responsible for their own travel and accommodation expenses.
Sign Up Today!
This exciting tournament is only open to PokerStars players who created their account via PokerNews links and who used PokerNews marketing codes during 2016 and so far during 2017. If this describes you, head to the PokerStars tournament lobby and find the Barcelona Championship Pokernews Cheaproll (ID 1988147328) and buy in for only $1.10. If you don’t already have a PokerStars account, download one via PokerNews, enter the marketing code “PNEWS32” when creating your account and then make a deposit using the bonus code “STARS600” to be rewarded with a 100 percent up to $600 bonus.
PokerNews will be in Spain for the Barcelona Championship. Will it be you who we are reporting on making a deep run in the €7 million guaranteed Main Event? Only you can make that happen.