Win your way to WSOPE 2013 for free with PokerListings.com.
PokerListings and 888poker are giving you two chances to compete at the 2013 World Series of Poker Europe in Paris this October for free.
888poker will be holding two qualifying tournaments online with one $5,500 WSOPE package reserved for the winner of each.
Packages include buy-ins to Event 2: €1,100 No-Limit Hold'em plus a seat in the €550 Main Event satellite.
Package winners will also be treated to five nights at the Grand Hotel Barriere, extended if you win your way into the Main Event, plus $750 towards travel and €500 in spending money given to you in cash at the event.
Packages will be up for grabs on 888poker September 1st and 15th. Direct buy-in is $30+$3 but if you're a new or old PokerListings.com player, you can get in for free.
Free Tickets for New and Existing PokerListings Players
New signups must deposit $20 or more using the promo code WSOPE4U to get their free ticket while existing PL players must deposit $100 using the promo code WSOPE4ME.
Last year poker superstar Phil Hellmuth won the WSOPE Main Event.
These promo codes will become active starting August 21, 2013.
Get your free tickets and look for the satellite in the 888poker lobby under the name PokerListings WSOPE Package Qualifier.
Each PokerListings WSOPE Package is valued at $5,500 and includes:
EUR 1100 entry to the 2013 WSOP Europe Event #2 (Oct 12)
EUR 550 entry to WSOPE Main Event Satellite (Oct 14 or 15)
5 nights accommodation at the Grand Hotel Barriere (check-in October 11, check-out October 16) (extended for free win Main Event seat in the satellite). Includes breakfast, double occupancy, wifi, taxes.
USD $750 toward travel (paid into 888poker account)
EUR 500 spending money (in cash at WSOPE)
888poker merchandise kit
Special VIP 888poker event (details TBA)
Access to 888poker hospitality area
PokerListings.com Providing Official WSOP Europe Live Coverage
Our reporting team will keep you up-to-the-minute with action from every bracelet event, accompanied by photos from the great Joe Giron, while our news and video teams talk to the big-name pros and unearth the tournament's most compelling stories.
WSOP Europe 2013 begins October 11 with the newly-announced Ladies Event, and a total of eight bracelets will be awarded by the time the Main Event final table wraps on October 25th.
Keep it locked on PokerListings.com in the weeks leading up to WSOPE for developments, and check our WSOP Europe 2013 Live Coverage Page for comprehensive content once the event gets underway.
Here's a great example of what you can expect, shot at the inaugural World Series of Poker Asia Pacific in Melbourne.
Matt Showell was born and raised in the fair city of Vancouver, Canada. He now spends the bulk of his time traveling the globe, reporting on the world’s biggest poker tournaments.
Matt has lived and breathed poker since the end of high school when he learned the most common variants at home games with his friends. In university he made his living playing low-stakes cash games and multi-table tournaments online while following the professional circuit on television and the Internet and in magazines.
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