€600,000 guaranteed in Ladbrokes Summer Festival
Ladbrokes have announced details of a new Poker Tournament to take place in late August with total prize guarantees of €600,000.
Billed as Ladbrokes ‘Summer Festival’, the four-day event will run from 26th-29th August consisting of eight different online tournaments with the Main Event carrying guaranteed prizes of €500,000.
The Summer Festival headliner will be No Limit Hold’em Freezeout, a two-day event starting on the 28th August with €550+€50 buy-in. A nightly direct satellite, with super satellites feeding into it, will award three seats into the Main Event and Ladbrokes will host an exclusive satellite with €75+€5 buy-in which will issue tickets for €500,000 tournament.
Seven side events carry from €5,000 to €40,000 guaranteed with €55+€5 buy-in and players can qualify through a series of Summer Festival satellites which award a ticket worth €60 to be used to buy-in to the side events or one of the daily satellites for main tournament.
Full details of Ladbrokes Summer Festival schedule and entry requirements are available on the company’s website.
Ladbrokes Poker is Europe’s premier internet poker site and is home to the most famous poker community where Team Ladbrokes sponsored professionals mingle with recreational players. Online poker players at Ladbrokes can qualify for world’s biggest poker tournaments such as the World Series of Poker, Irish Poker Festival and Poker Aussie Millions 2011.