Irish Winter Festival of Poker satellites under way

Irish Winter Festival of Poker satellites under way

Thursday, 6 August 2009 has given players some extra opportunities to qualify for the Irish Winter Festival of Poker. In addition to the regular Sunday and Tuesday super satellites the Irish site will be hosting a Ticket only qualifier on Thursdays at 8pm.

The $200+$15 freezeout will see one ticket for the main event awarded for every $2,300 in the prize pool. If your bankroll can’t stretch to $215 then daily super satellites run from just $2.20.

“We are thrilled that players can avail of a wider variety of Irish Winter Festival qualifiers than ever before; our ticket-only satellites are designed to give players ‘more bang for the buck’!” said Paddy Power, Communications Manager for “Players who win a seat in one of our ticket-only sats will also be eligible for our IWF Sole Survivor promotion and be in with a chance to capture a tasty €20,000, so we expect them to beat a path to our tables each and every Thursday evening!”

The full satellite schedule is as follows:

IWF Ticket-Only $200 + $15 Super Sat freezeout: Thursdays 8pm

IWF Package $200 + $15 Super Sat freezeout: Sundays 10pm

IWF Package $50 + $5 Super Sat rebuy: Tuesdays 9pm

All the tournaments can be found in the lobby. Select ‘Scheduled MTTs’, ‘Specials’ then the ‘Irish Winter Festival’ tab.

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