PokerStars Unveils Turbo Championship of Online Poker

Vanessa Rousso
Team PokerStars Pro Vanessa Rousso

Blink and you might miss the upcoming PokerStars Turbo Championship of Online Poker.

The recently announced series will include 50 tournaments from Jan. 19-29, 2012, that will all take place at a break-neck pace. 

Unlike WCOOP or SCOOP you won’t need an entire day to win a major online tournament, instead a few hours will suffice in most cases.

Although the focus is on small buy-in tournaments the TCOOP should provide something for everyone with buy-ins ranging from $5 all the way up to the $2,000 high roller.

A full assortment of PokerStars many games will also be on display with standards No-Limit Hold’em and Pot-Limit Omaha as well as more obscure versions such as Five-Card Draw, Triple Stud and 8-game.

Players looking for a giant turbo razz tournament will finally be able to rest easy after the TCOOP.

All those maniacs who just can’t get enough action will be happy to know that not only are there turbo tournaments but there will also be a number of hyper-turbo tournaments.

The TCOOP will offer $10 million in guaranteed cash and will culminate with a $665+$35 on Jan. 29.

Here’s a complete breakdown of the inaugural TCOOP schedule:

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012
Event 1 $22 6-Max NL Hold'em
Event 2 $33 NL Omaha Hi/Lo
Event 3 $134 NL Knockout Hold'em
Event 4 $33 NL Hold'em

Friday, Jan. 20, 2012
Event 5 $22 PL Draw
Event 6 $55 6-Max Shootout NL Hold'em
Event 7 $22 Rebuy NL Hold'em
Event 8 $55 Big Antes 2x Chance NL Hold'em

Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012
Event 9 $55 Knockout PL Omaha
Event 10 $21 Rebuys 3x-Turbo NL Hold'em
Event 11 $109 Heads-Up NL Hold'em
Event 12 $33 Triple Stud
Event 13 $33 TCOOP Special — Saturday Speedway

Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012
Event 14 $55 6-Max, 2R1A NL Omaha Hi/Lo
Event 15 $55 6-Max Hyper-Turbo NL Hold'em
Event 16 $55 Knockout NL Hold'em
Event 17 $109 1R1A NL Hold'em
Event 18 $22 6-Max, Rebuys, 2x Turbo PL Omaha
Event 19 $215 TCOOP Special — Sunday Supersonic [Hyper-Turbo]

Monday, Jan. 23, 2012
Event 20 $55 6-Max, 1R1A PL Omaha
Event 21 $44 4-Max NL Hold'em
Event 22 $82 FL Omaha Hi/Lo
Event 23 $153 6-Max Hyper-Turbo NL Hold'em

Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012
Event 24 $109 6-Max PL Omaha Hi/Lo
Event 25 $215 NL Hold'em
Event 26 $22 Stud
Event 27 $22 Rebuys 2x-Turbo NL Hold'em

Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012
Event 28 $82 2x Chance NL Hold'em
Event 29 $109 Shootout NL Hold'em
Event 30 $11 6-Max, Rebuys, 3x Turbo PL Omaha
Event 31 $22 Stud Hi/Lo

Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012
Event 32 $33 NL Hold'em
Event 33 $55 Rebuys, 2x-Turbo NL Hold'em
Event 34 $22 Stud
Event 35 $215 2x Chance NL Hold'em

Friday, Jan. 27, 2012
Event 36 $82 6-Max NL Hold'em
Event 37 $55 6-Max 2R1A PL Omaha
Event 38 $55 Ante Up! NL Hold'em
Event 39 $109 6-Max FL Hold'em

Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012
Event 40 $109 HORSE
Event 41 $109 Heads-Up PL Omaha
Event 42 $33 Rebuys, 2x Turbo NL Hold'em
Event 43 $109 6-Max Hyper-Turbo NL Omaha Hi/Lo
Event 44 $33 TCOOP Special — Saturday Speedway

Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012
Event 45 $109 NL Hold'em
Event 46 $215 NL Hold'em
Event 47 $2,100 High Roller NL Hold'em
Event 48 $320 8-Game
Event 49 $700 NL Hold'em Main Event
Event 50 $215 TCOOP Hyper-Turbo Wrap Party

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Santa 2011-12-20 04:58:11

$5 tourneys? are they satellites? you haven't listed any tourney that is only $5.