ParadisePoker is launching a new series called the International Championship of Poker. It takes place March 9th through March 15th with €600,000 in guaranteed prize money. In addition to the series events, prizes will also be given out to the overall top performers in the series.
Here is the 2009 iCoP schedule:
- Monday, March 9, 2009 €75 + €7 iCoP TX (€100,000 GTD) Texas Hold’em 3 Rebuys & 1 Add-on
- Tuesday, March 10, 2009 €60 + €6 iCoP FCD (€25,000 GTD) Five Card Draw 7-A 1 Rebuy & 1 Add-on
- Wednesday, March 11, 2009 €100 + €9 iCoP OMH (€50,000 GTD) Omaha Hi
- Thursday, March 12, 2009 €70 + €7 iCoP SCS (€25,000 GTD) 7 Card Stud
- Friday, March 13, 2009 €100 + €9 iCoP SH (€75,000 GTD) Texas Hold’em Short Handed 1 Rebuy & 1 Add-on
- Saturday, March 14, 2009 €80 + €8 iCoP OML (€25,000 GTD) Omaha Hi Lo
- Sunday, March 15, 2009 €280 + €20 iCoP Main Event (€300k) Texas Hold’em
As mentioned earlier, the top overall players will be rewarded with 3% of the total prize money. Series players will earn points when place 1st through 30th in any of the of the iCoP events. The three players with the most points by the end of the series will be awarded the titles of iCoP Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medalists. Gold Medalists are guaranteed at least €9,000 for their efforts.
Daily satellites are taking place now and a complete schedule is available on ParadisePoker’s website.
If you don’t already have an account with ParadisePoker and you live outside of the United States, this would be a great time to get that set up. Don’t miss being a part of the kick-off for ParadisePoker’s International Championship of Poker and a piece of €600,000!