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The Super XL Series Are Back at 888poker With More Than $2,000,000 in Prizes

  • The Super XL Series are back at 888poker with more than $2,000,000 in guarantees

It is almost time for the latest edition of the 888poker Super XL Series, a 38-event spectacular that runs from Jan. 24-31, 2016, with combined guarantees in excess of $2,000,000.

This is the fourth year the Super XL Series has run at 888poker and it looks set to be the best one yet. There are three different buy-in levels to suit players of all skills and bankroll levels, with one of the highlights being the $1,500 High Roller on Tuesday, Jan. 26, which has a $300,000 guaranteed prize pool and is one of the highest buy-in events to ever run at 888poker.

All of 888poker's ambassadors are set to hit the virtual felt, so look out for the likes of Dominik Nitsche, Sofia Lovgren, Akira Ohyama, Bruno Politano, Jackie Glazier, Nico Villa-Lobos, and Bruno Kawauti at the tables during the Super XL Series.

Nitsche, a three-time World Series of Poker gold bracelet winner, is particularly excited about the upcoming series.

"I'm very excited about this year's Super XL Series, which in all likelihood will set records on 888poker," he said. "Very few online events are a 'can't-miss,' but the Super XL Series is definitely one of them. I'll most likely be playing in all the big events, and I'm expecting big things in the Main Event, which is going to be one of the best tourneys ever."

One of the reasons the Super XL Series Main Event is going to be one of the best tournaments ever is the fact it should be crammed with recreational players for whom a $1,050 buy-in is completely alien. 888poker has already, and continues to, run satellite tournaments from as little as $0.01 that feed into the $1,000,000 guaranteed Main Event, making it ridiculous value with there being such an unusually large number of inexperienced players in the field.

Last year was the first time the Super XL Series Main Event featured a seven-figure prize pool and its guarantee was blown out of the water. 888poker are confident that this influx of amateur players into the Main Event will help create one of the largest prize pools ever in this history of the site.

Super XL Series Schedule

DateTime (GMT)EventBuy-in
Sun 24 Jan6:00pmSuper XL 1 - $250,000 Opening Event Multi Chance$160
Sun 24 Jan6:00pmSuper XL 2 - $50,000 Mini Opening Event Multi Chance$12
Sun 24 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 3 - $200,000 Whale$600
Sun 24 Jan7:35pmMega satellite to Main Event - 25 seats GTD$215
Sun 24 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 4 - $15,000 Turbo Opening Event Multi Chance$55
Sun 24 Jan10:00pmSuper XL 5 - $5,000 Super Turbo Opening Event Multi Chance$75
Mon 25 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 6 - $15,000 Omaha Event$109
Mon 25 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 7 - $3,000 Mini Omaha Event$12
Mon 25 Jan8:00pmSuper XL 8 - $15,000 Turbo Snap Event Multi chance$55
Mon 25 Jan8:00pmSuper XL 9 - $5,000 Mini Turbo Snap Event Multi chance$5
Mon 25 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 10 - $2,000 Turbo Snap Omaha$30
Tue 26 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 11 - $300,000 High Roller Event$1,500
Tue 26 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 12 - $60,000 Mini High Roller Event$215
Tue 26 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 13 - $25,000 Turbo High Roller Event$160
Wed 27 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 14 - $25,000 8-Max Event$109
Wed 27 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 15 - $3,000 Mini 8-Max Event$12
Wed 27 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 16 - $5,000 Turbo 8-Max Event$30
Thu 28 Jan12:00amSuper XL 17 - $10,000 Americas Event$160
Thu 28 Jan12:00amSuper XL 18 - $2,000 Mini Americas Event$12
Thu 28 Jan2:00amSuper XL 19 - $5,000 Turbo Americas Event$55
Thu 28 Jan6:00pmSuper XL 20 - $20,000 R&A EVENT$55
Thu 28 Jan6:00pmSuper XL 21 - $5,000 Mini R&A EVENT$5
Thu 28 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 22 - $50,000 Quarterback Event$215
Thu 28 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 23 - $10,000 Mini Quarterback Event$30
Thu 28 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 24 - $15,000 Turbo Quarterback Event$109
Fri 29 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 25 - $25,000 Knockout Event$150
Fri 29 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 26 - $7,500 Mini Knockout Event$35
Fri 29 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 27 - $10,000 Turbo Knockout Event$75
Sat 30 Jan11:00amSuper XL 28 - $10,000 Outback Event$109
Sat 30 Jan11:00amSuper XL 29 - $2,000 Mini Outback$12
Sat 30 Jan1:00pmSuper XL 30 - $5,000 Turbo Outback Event$55
Sat 30 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 31 - $40,000 6 Max Event$160
Sat 30 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 32 - $10,000 Mini 6 Max Event$30
Sat 30 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 33 - $10,000 Turbo 6 Max Event$55
Sun 31 Jan4:05pmMega satellite to ME - 50 seats GTD$215
Sun 31 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 34 - $1,000,000 MAIN EVENT$1,050
Sun 31 Jan7:00pmSuper XL 35 - $150,000 Mini Main Event$160
Sun 31 Jan7:30pmSuper XL 36 - $15,000 Micro MAIN EVENT$5
Sun 31 Jan9:00pmSuper XL 37 - $20,000 Turbo Main Event$109
Sun 31 Jan10:00pmSuper XL 38 - $10,000 Super Turbo Main Event$75

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