International Poker Open heads to London

International Poker Open heads to London

Tuesday, 5 February 2013's International Poker Open has a new home. A favourite on the Irish poker calendar the 2013 IPO crosses the water and will take place at Aspers Westfield Casino in London from 19 to 21 April.

Last year's Irish-held tournament attracted a massive field of 1,148 and this year's £200+£25 equivalent is set to be even bigger, especially as sponsor will be sweetening the prize pool by £5,000.

"We're very proud to be hosting the hugely successful and popular International Poker Open overseas for the first time in April,” Ciaran Corbett, head of poker at

"Not only are we bringing an affordable, big field, internationally renowned poker event on tour to the English capital we will certainly be bringing the famous IPO atmosphere and craic as well. We can also guarantee the usual massive turnout, a juicy prize pool and, above all, a fantastic experience for every player who takes part. We look forward to seeing you in London!"

To coincide with the launch of the IPO London 2013, Boyle Poker is also hosting a special IPO London Launch Party tournament with x4 IPO seat tokens worth £900 added at this week.

The £5 + £0.50 rebuy/add on tournament takes place on Friday, 8 February at 830 p.m. with late registration for 30 minutes.

The weekly £20 + £2 Super Satellites get underway this week and take place each Thursday and Sunday at 8 p.m. with late registration until the end of level six. Each Super Satellite has one seat guaranteed.

Additionally there are daily Freeroll & Feeder Satellites into the weekly Super Satellites at 6 p.m., 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

Players can also buy in directly at by selecting 'Boylepoker Exclusives' - 'IPO London' in the lobby.

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