Founded 888poker the tradition of running series with affordable entry fees and more than pleasant guarantees lives and wins. From 4 to 11 August, the G8s are launching another such event, which has received an eloquent name - ChampionChips.
Within the framework of this week, 18 tournaments are planned with a total guaranteed prize pool of $145 thousand. The cost of participation in them will be from one to 55 dollars, and the most expensive will not be the main event, but the high roller tournament, which will begin August 6 at 20: 30 (hereinafter Moscow time).
It can be called so only conditionally: with a guarantee of 20 thousand dollars, this sixth event in the series, called Weightlifting, will cost only $55, and you can qualify for it by satellites costing only five dollars. So this tournament most likely got the title of high roller only for the maximum buy-in.
But in the main event ChampionChips it will be possible to play for $ 33, and this despite the fact that the prize pool will be $42.2 thousand. The Main Event starts on the last day of the series - August 11 at 21:30, and the selection will be made through satellites costing from $ 1.1 to $ 5.5.
There are other tournaments planned for this series, where guarantees are set at various levels. The most expensive ones will be "Long Jump" and "Long Run" - tournaments for $ 16.5 with a guaranteed prize pool of $15 thousand for each. Tournament # 4 Long Jump will take place on August 5th, number 14, Long Distance Race, scheduled for 10th, both starting at 9pm.
ChampionChips has one more category of tournaments, which will certainly be of interest to a wide range of 888poker users. We are talking about one-dollar events, the first of which, Race Track, has already taken place. With a guaranteed prize pool of $ 1,500, its winner Ya_Alex768 from Russia received $280.
In total, there are four such tournaments planned in the series - there are still 4-max Wrestling with a thousand dollars guarantee, which will take place on August 6 at 22:30, as well as Hurdles and Trampoline, both with unlimited rebuys and a prize pool of $2 thousand. Both will start at 22:30, only the first is set on August 7 and the second on 10.
Any user can choose a tournament to their taste and budget in the ChampionChips series, as well as satellites to them. To do this, he just needs to log into his account at 888poker and go to the appropriate section on the tournament tab.