XL Blizzard Series coming to 888pokerJanuary 30, 2020 7:17 pm
The annual XL Blizzard Series hits the felt at 888poker next month with more than $1.4 million in guaranteed money up for grabs in 34 events.
This year’s XL Blizzard Series will run from February 6 to 16 with at least three series tournaments running every day. The first tournament on the series schedule is the $50,000 Opening Event on February 6 at 6:00 pm eastern.
The series kickoff tournament has a $109 buy-in at 888 Poker.
If three-figure buy-ins aren’t in your price range, don’t worry. The XL Blizzard Series has tournaments with buy-in that fit any poker budget starting as low as $5.50.
The jam-packed XL Blizzard Series schedule all leads to the Main Event on February 16. In fact there are three main events to accommodate any budget. The cheapest option is the $15,000 Micro Main vent with a $5.50 buy-in.
The middle range option is the $50,000 Mini Main Event with a $33 buy-in. The big one is the Main Event with a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool and a $250 buy-in.
If $250 is too rich for your blood, there are cheaper ways to earn a seat in the main event. If you make a deposit in your 888poker account you can earn a free ticket to a XL Blizzard Main Event qualifier. These qualifiers run daily with the Top 15 finishers in each qualifier earning a $250 seat in the main event.
You can also earn a seat in the main event through satellite qualifiers with buy-ins starting as low as 10 cents. To see the qualifier steps to the Main Event look under satillites in the 888poker lobby.
Last year’s XL Blizzard Main Event ended up with a 2368-player field and a $543,790 prize pool. The winner ended up cashing $91,847.27. For your shot at taking home $90,000-plus don’t miss out on your shot at a seat in this year’s XL Blizzard Main Event.