Monday, 18 July 2011
Tournament junkies in London will be heading to The Vic this week for the London Poker Championship which gets under way this evening.
A total of seven events are scheduled including a variety of hold'em, PLO, six-max and bounty tournaments culminating in a £300+£30 which starts on Saturday. 182 players battled it out for the London Poker Championship title last year generating a prize pool of almost £55,000. This year's Main Event promises to be even bigger with two opening flights starting at 2pm and 7pm. The full tournament schedule is as follows:Monday 18th - £200 + £20 NL Hold'em Freezeout - 100 player cap - 7:30pm start - 25 min clock - 10,000 stack.Tuesday 19th - £150 + £15 NL Hold'em Deep & Steep Freezeout - 100 player cap - 7:30pm start - 15 min clock - 15,000 stack. Wednesday 20th - £200 + £20 PL Omaha Freezeout - 100 player cap - 7:30pm start - 25 min clock - 10,000 stack. Wednesday 20th - £50 + £7 Main Event Super Satellite (£330 ticket) NL Hold'em Freezeout - 60 player cap - 8:30pm start - 25 min clock - 5,000 stack.Thursday 21st - £250 + £25 NL Hold'em 6-Max Freezeout - 72 player cap - 7:30pm start - 25 min clock - 10,000 stack.Friday 22nd - £50 + £7 Main Event Super Satellite (£330 ticket) NL Hold'em Freezeout - 60 player cap - 7:30pm start - 25 min clock - 5,000 stack.Saturday 23rd - £300 + £30 Main Event NL Hold'em Freezeout FLIGHT 1 - 100 player cap - 2pm start - 40 min clock - 15,000 stack.Saturday 23rd - £300 + £30 Main Event NL Hold'em Freezeout FLIGHT 2 - 100 player cap - 7pm start - 40 min clock - 15,000 stack.Sunday 24th - Main Event Final Day - 2pm start.Sunday 24th - £150 + £15 NL Hold'em Bounty Freezeout (£25 Bounty) - 80 player cap - 5pm start - 25 min clock - 7,500 stack.Sunday 24th - £100 + £12 NL Hold'em Deep & Steep Freezeout - 60 player cap - 7:30pm start - 15 min clock - 15,000 stack. Keep up to date with all the news from the poker world by following us on Twitter and Facebook.
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