Tournament series 888poker LIVE Barcelona Festival again in the capital of Catalonia. The month remains until the beginning of the big poker festival from 888poker, in which players as always await impressive guarantees in tournaments with available buy-ins.
Tournament opening ceremony
The series starts on Thursday, May 24 with the 888poker LIVE Barcelona Opening Event. The event provides 4 starting flights and € 100,000 guarantees. The buy-in will be only €220, the starting stack – 30 000 chips, the levels – for 30 minutes. Within 11 rounds of late registration, two reentry per flight are allowed. At 18:00 on May 24, Day 1A starts, at the same time, day 1B begins, for those who like to play in the daytime, there is a Flight 1C scheduled for 14:00 on Saturday, and in the evening of the same day you can try your luck in a turbocharged 1D.
The final day is scheduled for May 27. Levels in the final last for 40 minutes, so that all players in the late stage had enough space for the game.
One Drop Charity Tournament and High Roller Tournament
Another highlight of the series will be the One Drop charity tournament with a buy-in of €111. Traditionally, the whole rake of the tournament will go to charity, while taking part in an important joint initiative of 888poker and the One Drop fund will be available to almost everyone who wants in view of the democratic buy-in in the tournament.
High Rollers will find out the strongest in the tournament for €2200 – an unlimited number of reentry, a starting stack of 100,000 chips, 45-minute levels and €100,000 in prize money. As a bonus, the champion of the high roller tournament will receive a package of the WSOP 2018 Event #62: 888poker Crazy Eights.
The culmination of the series is predictably the main event of the 888poker LIVE Barcelona Festival with a buy-in of €1100 and a guarantee of €500,000. In Maine there are 3 starting flights, late registration and reentry in each will last 12 rounds – until the first hand played in day 2.
Players start the tournament with a stack of 30,000 chips and play rounds of 45 minutes each. Day 1A will start at 18:00 on Thursday 31 May, day 1B is scheduled for the same time on Friday 1 June, and the third last flight will be held on Saturday 2 June at 15:00.
All players who survive in starting flights will continue the tournament on Sunday 3 June. The game will last until the final table, and the duration of the rounds will increase to one hour. The finalists will reveal the winner on June 4.
Prize packages for winners
As always, 888poker LIVE Barcelona Festival winners expect additional value. Thus, the winner of the Main Event will receive a package of 888poker LIVE for the next November Eighth Festival in London. In addition, in the Ladies Event in Barcelona, with an entry fee of only €220, the winner will win a place in the 2018 WSOP Event #57: Ladies No-Limit Hold’em Championship.