Paddy Power announces Irish Open Mega Satellite

Paddy Power announces Irish Open Mega Satellite

Monday, 18 February 2013

Players looking to qualify for next month's Irish Open in Dublin need look no further than tournament sponsor Paddy Power Poker which has announced details of a huge Mega Satellite that will award 30 packages worth a total of almost €100,000!

The massive qualifier takes place on Sunday 10 March at with a buy-in of €235+€15. Feeders to the Mega Satellite are up and running daily at at 10.50pm, 4.50pm, 7.15pm, 9pm, and 11.15pm CET with buy ins to suit all bankrolls from €8.80 to €41.80.

A selection of Sit and Go qualifiers are also running with stage one satellites starting from just €15.40.

Each prize package includes the full €2,000+€250 Main Event buy-in as well as €395 for five nights accommodation and breakfast at the Burlington Hotel in Dublin from March 28 to April 2, €30 for handling fees and €525 for flights and spending.

"Spring is here and that can only mean one thing - the Irish Open is back,” said spokesman for the site, Paddy Power. “There''s still plenty of time to qualify online and none will be more popular than our annual Irish Open Mega Satellite.

"This year we''re offering almost €100,000 worth of guaranteed seats and many ways each day to qualify for the Mega Satellite for a fraction of the €250 buy in. So what are you waiting for - get qualifying for the most fun tournament in Europe!"

Next month's Mega Satellite comes in addition to the weekly €160+€16 qualifier which takes place at 8pm each Sunday and awards at least one Main Event package worth €3,200.

The 2013 Irish Open takes place at the Burlington Hotel from 29 March until 1 April.

New players signing up at can enjoy a first deposit bonus of up to $2,000.

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