Macau Millions Set To Smash Asian Tournament Poker Records
Posted at 09:31 2010-07-25
PokerStars Macau at Casino Grand Lisboa will play host to the inaugural Macau Millions from August 4-8 2010 as they attempt to smash records for poker tournament in Asia.
The Macau Millions has a HK$1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool with a buy-in of only HK$2,200. In a very unique format, players can enter any of the five Day 1s where the top 7% of each Day 1 will be guaranteed cash and move on to play the Day 2 Final. The Macau Millions allows players the option to rebuy back into any of the Day 1 flights should they be eliminated in one of the earlier heats in the ever-popular repechage format.
PokerStars Macau Operations Manager Danny McDonagh commented, “PokerStars and Grand Lisboa have been synonymous for record breaking poker events in Macau. The Macau Millions is going to be historic for the Asia poker community and I simply can’t wait to get things started!”
Players can qualify FREE to the Macau Millions online at PokerStars. Just download PokerStars and go to ‘Events’ tab, then click ‘Macau’. The last online satellite for a Macau Millions package will be held tonight, Sunday July 25th. The prize package includes triple seat entry, US$500 cash and value-added two hotel nights!
Also taking place as part of the schedule will be the $5,000 No Limit Holdem event from August 7-8. Both this event and Macau Millions will count towards the Asia Player of the Year (APOY) Leaderboard which has PokerStars Team Asia Pro Raymond Wu and Bryan Huang occupying the first and second spots respectively.
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PokerStars Macau Millions set to break records in Asia
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