XL Eclipse Series coming to 888 Poker in SeptemberAugust 20, 2019 3:27 pm
This year’s XL Eclipse Series is set to run at 888 Poker from September 12 to 22 with 34 events on the schedule.
The series includes low and high buy-in tournaments to accommodate poker players of all budgets and bankrolls.
If you’re interested in the bigger money events with the bigger guarantees then clear your schedule for Sunday, September 15 and Sunday September 22.
On September 15 there are four main event tune up events of varying buy-ins. The big money Tune Up tournament begins at 6:00 pm GMT. This No-Limit Hold’em tournament has a $160 buy-in with a $100,000 guaranteed prize pool.
If that’s too rich for your bankroll there is also the Mini Tune Up and the Micro Tune Up. The Mini Tune Up begins at the same time, 6:00 pm. It has a cheaper $16.50 buy-in and a $50,000 guarantee. The Micro Tune Up states at 6:30 pm. You can pay for that with your pocket change, as it has a cheap $5.50 buy-in with a $10,000 guarantee.
For night owls there’s also the Late Tune Up starting at 8:00 pm. This tournament has a $55 buy-in and a $20,000 guarantee.
A week later, on September 22, is the XL Eclipse Series Main Event at 5:00 pm. It’s the biggest buy-in on the schedule at $250 with a $500,000 guarantee. If you don’t have $250 to spare you can try your luck in the Mini Main Event or the Micro Main Event.
The Mini Main Event begins at 5:30 pm with a $33 buy-in and a $50,000 guarantee. The Micro Main Event starts at 6:00 pm and is incredibly cheap at $5.50 with a $15,000 guarantee.
If you’re eager to play in the Main Event but can’t afford the buy-in, 888Poker is giving you the opportunity to earn your way in for free through a freeroll tournament. The freerolls are free to enter for any player that have made a real money deposit into their 888Poker account.
The XL Eclipse Series Main Event freerolls run daily at 8:00 pm. The freeroll will award the Top 10 players in the tournament with a free $250 seat in the Main Event.