Posted at 07:00 2006-08-12
PokerNetwork, PokerNews and Pacific Poker are hosting a special $7,500 UK Open Freeroll on Monday September 11 at 04:00 AEST. The winner of this free poker tournament will receive a $7,500 UK Open package, which consists of a $5,000 buyin into the UK Poker Open, plus $2,500 in cash for travel and accommodation.
To be eligible to enter this free online poker tournament and win a free $7,500 UK Poker Open package, players must first download Pacific Poker through the dedicated PokerNetwork links, and register a new account. Players must then make a deposit (minimum $50), and need to earn 250 Pacific Poker Points before September 8 04:00AEST to qualify. Players that are eligible to enter the freeroll will be sent an invitation notifying them when they can register.
Players that have previously downloaded Pacific Poker through PokerNetwork or PokerNews can enter the UK Open Freeroll as long as they earn 250 Pacific Poker Points inbetween now and September 8 04:00 AEST.
The UK Poker Open will take place in Maidstone, UK from September 25 to October 8. The unique format will see online qualifiers go up against the world’s best pros in one of eighteen six-player heats, where each heat winner will progress to one of three Semi Finals. The top two players from each Semi Final will progress to the Final, where the winner will take away $250,000. The entire event will be televised.
If you don’t win a free $7,500 UK Open package through our free online poker tournament, Pacific Poker are also running satellites to the UK Poker Open. There is a weekly $100+$5 UK Open Qualifier on every Sunday which will award as many $7,500 packages as the prizepool allows. There are also sub-satellites into the weekly qualifier which players can enter from as little as 50 cents.
Rememer this free poker tournament is open to PokerNetwork/PokerNews players only, so you have a great chance to win the $7,500 UK Open package. What’s more, if you sign up through PokerNetwork as a new Pacific Poker player you will receive a Welcome Deposit Bonus of 60% up to $100 on your first deposit (please see Pacific Poker website for details). Sign up at Pacific Poker for your chance to go the the UK Poker Open today.
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