The 888poker WPT500 London, featuring a $565 buy-in and a massive $1 million guarantee, is about to kick off with an online opening day at 888poker on Sunday, March 11 at 7:01 p.m. GMT.
The online opening day will pay out at least $900 to the top 12 percent of the field with the top five percent joining players that survived the live opening days for two more days of poker action on April 2-3 at Aspers Casino Westfield Stratford City in East London.
Win a Seat to the 888poker WPT500 London for Just $3
Thanks to the special relationship we enjoy with one of the world's largest online poker rooms 888poker, we are able to offer you a $3 satellite exclusive to PokerNews readers on Saturday, March 10 at 19:00 CET where the top two players are guaranteed to be generously awarded a ticket to the online opening day on March 11, worth $565.
Our satellite provides plenty of action with players kicking off with 3,000 in chips. The tournament allows for late-registration and unlimited rebuys before the first break ends where players can receive another 5,000 in chips for $3. After late-registration is closed, players can add-on for another 10,000 in chips for an additional $3.
Getting involved in this satellite really couldn't be any easier. If you already have an account at 888poker, simply find our satellite by heading to the Tournaments tab then Restricted and register using the password "PokerNews500" for your chance to win an online seat to the 888poker WPT500 London.
If you don't already have an account, we have better news for you as we are about to show you how you can play for free! Simply sign-up to 888poker through PokerNews right now and you will receive a free $88 (£20 in the UK) without making a deposit.
Initially, you will receive $6 in tournament tickets and $2 in cash, which is just short of the buy-in. However, we have more great news as your first deposit will be matched in the form of a bonus up to $888.
When and Where:
Here's everything you need to know about the online satellite:
- Date: March 10
- Time: 7 p.m. CET
- Name: PokerNews exclusive - WPT500 London
- Buy-in: $3
- Requirements: Open to all players
- Password: PokerNews500
- Guarantee: Two tickets to the $565 888poker WPT500 London