European Poker players should be thrilled to hear about the new tournament coming soon. One of the largest tv channels in all of Europe has opened a poker room called EurosportBET.
They are setting the stage for a huge tournament on March 16th and 17th, 2010. This tournament is called the French Heads-Up Poker Championship and it will be played at The Casino of Evian in France. The tournament should feature 32 of the top poker players in all of Europe.
Some players will be invited while others will be playing due to winning qualifying tournaments. The French Heads-Up Poker Championship will be televised on none other than “Eurosport” and the total prize pool is expected to be near €160,000.
Now for the best news of all. You could be a part of this great Heads-Up Poker Championship! EurosportBET is having a few qualifying events that is open to UK poker players only. These tournaments run from March 1st to March 7th.
There are daily qualifiers scheduled so don’t miss out if you are a UK poker player. The winnings even include €5,500 entry plus transport and accommodation at a great 5 star hotel.
So how do these qualifying tournaments work? They are set to be in two rounds. Round one costs $5 + $.50 and they will be held from March 1st to March 6th at 20:30 GMT. The 5 winners once the qualifyers are over win the free ticket to the final online.
The round 2 final will have only 35 players and the winner of this tournament will win the entry and prize package into the French Heads-Up Poker Championship!
This second round final takes place on March 7th at 20:30 GMT. Get signed up at EurosportBET.co.uk today and get entered into the $5.50 qualifyer for this great tournament! You may just be the first annual French Heads-Up Poker Champion!