The most prestigiuous poker event in the land of the big white cloud is back again in 2009, The New Zealand Poker Championships. This years event promises to exceed all previous years numbers and prizepools, and now you have the chance to qualify online thanks to 888 Poker.
Online Satellites are running each day of the week and players have the chance to qualify for the main event package valued at USD$2,750.00 for as little as $4.40. Every level of this satellite series features a guarantee ensuring players have serveral chances a day to get in on the action and win thier way to Christchurch.
To commemorate the 11th aniversary, the Christchurch Casino will feature a prize pool of up to $720,000 for the main event which is sure to attract the biggest names in the game. Situated in the picturesque city of Christchurch, this event always draws a strong contingent of international and Australian players.
Last years winner was Australian David Borg, here he is with his cash prize as well as the the final winning hand.
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