UK Poker Player Poker News Time to Prove Your Poker Credentials

Time to Prove Your Poker Credentials

Posted by David Cowell on December 08, 2010 at 3:27 GMT

online poker championshipsRight now and until the 11th of December players from the UK and Ireland are taking part in the Regional Championship of Online Poker at Pokerstars.com. Poker players from the UK, Ireland and the Isle of Man are battling it out to be crowned as a poker champion and you can get in on the action.

In total 13 regions are having their own online poker championships and the UK schedule culminates with the Main Event on the 11th of December 2011. The main event features a buy-in of $530 and a guaranteed prize pool of $150,000 although you can expect this to go way higher!

You don’t need to folk out the $530 to play the main event as you can qualify via a number of satellites or play the lower cost side events which began a few short days ago.

To find the games simply log-in to pokerstars client and click “tourney” then “regional” here you’ll find a full list of the events and qualifiers.

Have you got what it takes to be an online poker champion?  Just think of the bragging rights that would get you down your local!

Event Date Time (GMT) Buy-In Game Guarantee
01 05-Dec 14:00 $55+R No Limit Hold’em [6-max] $40,000
02 05-Dec 15:00 $215 Pot Limit Omaha Hi/Lo $10,000
03 06-Dec 18:00 $215 No Limit Hold’em [2XC, turbo] $25,000
04 07-Dec 18:00 $320 No Limit Hold’em $100,000
05 08-Dec 18:00 $215 No Limit Hold’em [Heads-Up] $20,000
06 09-Dec 18:00 $320 HORSE $15,000
07 10-Dec 18:00 $320 No Limit Hold’em [6-max] $75,000
08 11-Dec 14:00 $215 Pot Limit 5 Card Draw $2,500
09 11-Dec 15:00 $215 No Limit Hold’em [1R1A] $50,000
10 12-Dec 14:00 $320 Pot Limit Omaha 1R1A $25,000
11 12-Dec 15:00 $530 Main Event $150,000

Best of luck to all who take part, more details available at www.pokerstars.com