Paddy Power Poker Unveils Irish Poker Tour & Championship
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It is only a couple of weeks since Paddy Power Poker announced its new Twitch streaming team. The Irish gambling giant is back with another unveiling, this time a brand new series of live events going by the name of the Irish poker Tour & Championship.
The Irish Poker Tour & Championship features seven yet-to-be-announced stops costing €150 each. PokerNews has learned stop in Cork, Dublin, and Galway are on the cards, although the details are still being worked on, probably because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
There is a €300 buy-in Irish Poker Tour & Championship Main Event scheduled for late January, which has a €150,000 guaranteed prize pool. This is set to take place at the Galmot Hotel Galway from January 27-30, 2022, and has €50,000 in added value for players. More on that shortly.
A €250 per person Team Event is another shining jewel on the schedule. It too takes place in Galway and does so during the first Main Event and will see teams of up to four players battle it out for supremacy, bragging rights, and a whole lot of cash. You will be able to win Team Event entries via Paddy Power Poker's Twitch Stream games.
Check Out The Impressive Added Value
The €300 buy-in €150,000 guaranteed Irish poker Tour & Championship Main Event looks incredible value on its own, but even more so thanks to the masses of added prizes.
First, there is a €10,000 Sole Survivor promotion. Qualify for the Main Event online at Paddy Power Poker, be the last online qualifier standing in the Main Event, and an extra €10,000 cash is all yours on top of any prize money you win in the Main Event.
Second, each winner of one of the seven tour stops gets their hands on a VIP package worth €1,500. Seven of these €1,500 VIP packages are up for grabs, so a total value of €10,500.
Taking down the first-ever Irish Poker Tour & Championship Team Event will create some fantastic emotions. It will also see Paddy Power Poker give the winning team a free €5,000 cash boost for their efforts!
Some €24,700 worth of free Main Event and Tour Stop seats are waiting to be won online at Paddy Power Poker. From August, you will find a tournament called Friday Night Galway Lights that you cannot afford to miss. The winner receives a chunky cash prize plus an €800 Irish Poker Tour & Championship Main Event package. The runner-up walks away with a €150 tour stop seat, meaning €950 in added prizes every Friday.
All Roads Lead to Galway Promotion
Irish Poker Tour & Championship satellites will start hitting the Paddy Power Poker lobby in August. Still, you can start working towards a €300 Main Event seat or €800 Main Event package via the All Roads Lead to Galway Mission.
Two special missions are waiting for you to grind. Mission 1 challenges you to earn 24,000 points between July 1, 2021, to January 16, 2022. Manage this, and a €300 Main Event ticket is all yours.
Mission 2 awards you with an €800 Main Event package made up of a €300 Main Event seat, three nights' accommodation, and spending money. Lock in this epic prize by earning 64,000 points between July 1, 2021, and January 16, 2022.
Players must opt into the missions to start them; any points earned before opting in will not count. Furthermore, you can only win one of the prizes. Should you completed the 64,000 points Mission 2, you only win the €800 package.
You earn 20 points for every €1 you contribute to the cash game rake or pay in tournament fees.
Bet £20 to Receive £40 in Bonuses
Now is the time to join Paddy Power Poker. Download Paddy Power Poker via UK & Ireland PokerNews, create your free account, and choose your poker nickname. Make a deposit, and play £20 worth of Twister, SNG, or scheduled tournaments to receive £40 worth of bonuses!
- 2x £5 tournament tokens
- 5x £2 Twister tokens
- £10 slots bonus with 20x wagering requirements
- Player of the week entry token to a £1,000 freeroll tournament
All you need to do then is start the All Roads Lead to Galway Missions, get your grind on, and get your hands on a €300 Main Event seat of an €800 VIP package.