FTOPS XVI Guarantees $18 Million in April


Full Tilt Poker's FTOPS XVI will go off at the end of next month with 30 events and a whopping $18 million in guaranteed prize money.

The online poker series that began in August 2006 with a combined guaranteed prize pool of just over $1 million has grown exponentially since.

Beginning Apr. 23, FTOPS XVI promises to be the biggest incarnation of the series yet.

This time around the series features a wide selection of tournaments, including Knockout, Shootout, Turbo and Super Turbo Texas Hold'em events, each hosted by a Full Tilt Poker pro.

There will be a Two-Day Event with a guaranteed prize pool of $2 million and the FTOPS Main Event, now featuring a guaranteed prize pool of $3 million.

Players can also take part in an FTOPS XVI Satellite Challenge for the chance to win extra tournament buy-ins and Tournament Dollars and this May, Full Tilt will also host MiniFTOPS, giving players the chance to get in on $7 million in guaranteed prize money for 1/10th of the buy-in.

Of course, everyone who makes the final table of any FTOPS XVI event will receive a limited-edition FTOPS jacket and the winners will get the coveted gold FTOPS jersey and gold jersey avatar.

The player who finishes first on the FTOPS XVI Leaderboard at the end of the series will also win a custom Full Tilt Poker avatar and a special prize package which includes entry to every FTOPS XVII event except the Two-Day Event.

Nearly 300 champions have been crowned in FTOPS history and each one is being invited to a special FTOPS Tournament of Champions after the series is complete this time around.

The winner of this exclusive tournament will receive s $10K 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event prize package.

For the full schedule of events and more details on FTOPS XVI, check out Full Tilt's FTOPS page.

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