The world’s largest online betting exchange; Betfair, has today announced that it is hosting an exclusive Easter poker tournament with a guaranteed prize pool of $40,000 and a top prize of $5,000 guaranteed.
The firm, which is part of Flutter Entertainment, formerly Paddy Power Betfair, states that players can buy-in to the main event for €100, or qualify through feeders from €1.
Flutter Entertainment is set to merge with Canadian gambling company The Stars Group, who’s leading poker brands include PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker.
Poker players can take part in the tournament at Betfair Poker using a compatible device such as desktop, tablet or smartphone via the app.
Play is available during eligible times and the €40,000 Easter Superstack Main Event will commence on Easter Sunday the 12th April at 7pm.
The event is a 2 day tournament and play will stop at level 16 on the 12th and resume on the 13th April at 7pm.
If you qualify for the tournament, tickets are awarded immediately and must be used. Players are unable to refund or convert the tickets to cash, else they will be forfeited.
Betfair Poker has a reputation for its hosted tournaments, particularly with its Twister Poker product, whereby it offers big wins for small stakes. Twister Poker games are popular with low rollers and offer the chance to win one-thousand times the buy-in.