The Pokernews Weekly Live Poker Satellite Guide
Now is a great time to start planning an extended weekend poker jolly with so many great live events round the corner with opportunities to parlay your way into them for very little investment. Take a look at our live satellite poker guide for the next week:
Satellite traffic is huge at Stars right now with the EPT really heating up. This Saturday there is an $800 satellite to EPT Prague which will win you a $10,740 package that includes buy-in, travel and accommodation. There is also an $800 satellite to EPT Vilamoura on Friday to win a similar $10,120 package. You can also win direct seats to the latter in $22 rebuys, with sub satellites to all of them running round the clock. There are also $2,100 two table Steps tournaments to this event that pay the top two spots.
Also part of the EPT, the Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure is getting very busy. They have a ton of ways to break into this huge event, including regular daily direct $33 rebuys and $109 rebuys to the main event, they also host a weekly $700 freezeout on Sundays with 10 seats gauranteed (with sub satellites running round the clock) as well as direct step 6 qualifiers for you SNG experts out there.
Plenty of places to go with Pokerstars right now, they also are running qualifiers to the LAPT Costa Rica main event which takes place on November 22nd onwards. You can play a $530 feeder on Saturday which will get you a $6000 package which includes expenses with sub satellites running round the clock. There are no also $425 seat only, and $475 and $800 qualifiers to the APPT events in Cebu and Syndey taking place on Saturday.
One thing that really stands out about Full Tilt satellites, whether they are for a live package or a smaller feeder, is that almost all their qualifiers are guaranteed and a great place to find overlays. This Sunday is a $535 qualifier to the FTP Series Espana Grand Final in Madrid from December 2nd. Three $6000 packages are guaranteed with sub qualifiers running round the clock. A new addition to their rosta is the Red Sea Poker Cup which takes place in Egypt from November 21st. For just $109 on Wednesdays and Saturdays you can win a direct $3,500 package to this new event.
The two premier sites on the iPoker network are also the two where you can find some of the biggest European satellites online. You can win a $5000 Package to the ECPokerTour Malta main event between 13 and 15 November. This includes buy-in, luxury hotel, buffet and travel. $268 satellites take place every Sunday with sub qualifiers running throughout the week from as little as $2.75.
They are also holding $220 satellites to EPT Deauville as well as giving away tickets to the EPT, EPT and WSOP event of your choice for anyone who wins 7 Jackpot SNGs in a row.
LuckyAce are one of the first poker rooms to hold qualifiers for the first big events of 2010, the Aussie Millions. Every 2nd Sunday you can play a $525 satellite to win a $14,500 package, which includes buy-in, travel expenses and accommodation, with feeders running daily.