|Online casino Bet365.com has announced that it will be running tournaments for a place at next month’s UK National Poker Championships run by Genting Stanley Casinos.|
The Championships are to take place from March 26 to 30 at the Circus casinos in Manchester and Nottingham along with the Mint Casino in Southend-on-Sea with qualifiers running until March 18.
Players can enter the online satellite tournaments at Bet365.com for as little as $1.20 with winners of the main online event receiving a package worth $3,000 to the land-based Championships. This includes a buy-in to the $200 no-limit hold ‘em freeze-out tournament, a buy-in of $1,000 to the main tournament, five nights accommodation and around $1,000 in spending money.
'Bet365.com is synonymous with providing value to our customers and that’s what these tournaments are about,” said Martin Willis, Poker Manager for bet365.com.
“We're giving our players a chance to play poker at great venues around the UK and Europe for a very small outlay.'
As well as running qualifying tournaments for the UK National Poker Championships, the online casino is also running qualifiers for other events across Europe including the Irish Open. This is in addition to other promotions currently on offer including double merit point giveaways, reload bonuses, beat the professional bounty tournaments, a Leaderboard competition, Omaha raked hand races and a two million dollar guaranteed tournament alongside ten million dollars in guaranteed prize pools every month.