As Europe prepares for the first ever PokerNews Cup on European shores, PokerNews continues to make it so easy for its faithful players to win their way to this fantastic event by offering 11 massive packages this week. Each €1,500 PokerNews Cup Austria Package will give you buy-in to the €650 Main Event (April 23-27), plus €850 cash for travel and accommodation. You also join the ranks of Team PokerNews and receive a special invite to meet the whole team at our Welcome Party on April 22, as well as take home your very own PokerNews Merchandise Pack.
To get on board, keep these dates and details penned into your diary;
Full Tilt Poker host two freerolls on Monday March 31 and Monday April 7. Both freerolls are scheduled for 14:00 EST. To be eligible, download Full Tilt Poker through PokerNews, open a new account and make a deposit. Players must then earn 100 Full Tilt Poker Points within the specified windows;
Monday March 31 (Earn 100 Full Tilt Poker Points from March 23 – 30)
Monday April 7 (Earn 100 Full Tilt Poker Points from March 30 – April 6)
To confirm registration, qualified players must click on the registration link in the tournament lobby when prompted. This can be done at anytime during the qualification period.
PokerStars join in the fun as they award not one, but the top two finishers of every freeroll with a €1,500 PokerNews Cup Austria Package each. Look out for two PokerStars freerolls coming up this week on Tuesday April 1 and Tuesday April 8 – both beginning at 15:00 EST. Yes, that means four of you will be awarded with a €1,500 PokerNews Cup Package each! To enter, download PokerStars through the links on PokerNews, sign up a new account and make a deposit. Players must then earn 100 VPPs within the specified windows;
Tuesday April 1 (Earn 100 VPPs from March 25 – 30)
Tuesday April 8 (Earn 100 VPPs from April 1 – 6)
Qualified players will be issued with a ticket after the qualification period ends which must then be used to register for the tournament.
Also hit by the freeroll frenzy is Duplicate Poker as they launch a €1,500 PokerNews Cup Austria Freeroll on Thursday April 3 at 14:05 EST. To be in the running, download Duplicate Poker through PokerNews, register a new account and make a minimum $50 deposit. Players must then either compete in $50 worth of tournaments or earn 50 bonus points in the 30 days prior to the freeroll with the cut off period being 24 hours prior. Qualified players will then receive automatic registration into the freeroll.
Next up, Everest Poker host a €1,500 PokerNews Cup Austria Freeroll on Friday April 4 at 13:00 EST. Simply download Everest Poker through the links on PokerNews, open a new account and make a deposit. Players must enter the bonus code AUSCUP4 after the tournament appears in the lobby to receive automatic registration into the freeroll.
Not one to be left behind, T6 Poker give away another €1,500 PokerNews Cup Austria Package on Saturday April 5 at 14:00 EST. Qualifying is easy – download T6 Poker through PokerNews, register a new account, make a €50 deposit and contribute at least €6 in rake. Following that, qualified players must manually register for the freeroll. All requirements must be completed at least 24 hours prior to the start of the freeroll.
Be available on Sunday April 6 at 11:00 EST as CD Poker host a €1,500 PokerNews Cup Austria Freeroll just for you! Download CD Poker through the links on PokerNews, sign up for a new account and make a deposit. Earn a single CD Poker Point and use that to 'buy-in' to the freeroll. Remember, players have until the Wednesday prior to the tournament to fulfill all entry requirements and complete registration.
Finally, Titan Poker host another €1,500 PokerNews Cup Austria Freeroll on Wednesday April 9 at 13:30 EST. To enter, download Titan Poker through PokerNews, sign up a new account and make a deposit. Earn a single Titan Poker Point and use that to 'buy-in' to the freeroll. New players must fulfill all entry requirements at least 24 hours prior to the start of the freeroll.
Good news! All existing account holders with the above online poker rooms are more than welcome to compete provided you originally signed up through PokerNews and have fulfilled all other entry requirements. Remember, requirements for most rooms must be completed at least 24 hours prior to the start of each freeroll. For further details and a complete list of our freerolls to other major poker events – keep checking back at our exclusive freerolls page and good luck at the tables.