With the recent developments surrounding the online poker operator PKR, 888poker wants to put some joy back in the poker community with a special promotion this weekend. Running on Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7, 888poker is offering up two $2,500 freerolls for all new players.
888poker is one of the largest online poker networks with some of the most reliable and advanced software available. They see their poker community more as a family and it is their mantra to keep players informed and entertained.
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While 888poker offers free games, they also hold some of the best online and live tournament series in the world.
Starting this Sunday, May 7, the re-branded XL Championship Series will commence with the $7,500,000 guaranteed XL Inferno Championships. Over the course of two weeks, culminating on Sunday, May 21, the series boasts an unprecedented 197 events highlighted by a $1,050 Main Event with $1,500,000 guaranteed.
If that wasn’t enough, there is a Champion of Champions event for anyone who captures one of the 197 titles. The winner of the Champion of Champions event wins a 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event package. The runner-up will claim a Crazy 8s WSOP Side Event package and a $1,050 Main Event Qualifier ticket, and third place will receive a Crazy8s WSOP Side Event package.
Players finishing in fourth and fifth place will be awarded a $600 tournament ticket. Sixth through 40th place will get a $55 tournament ticket.
Download 888poker via PokerNews and you’ll receive a free $88 just for creating your free account. When you come to make your first deposit, 888poker will match it 100 percent up to a maximum of $888, which is the largest 888poker first deposit found anywhere online.
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