888 are joining forces with the Battle of Malta to play a big part in the award-winning event. Players all over the world will now have the chance win their way to Malta via online satellites on 888poker starting at just $0.50.
Online qualification started on 888poker last week with a $50c sub-satellite. Weekly $109 qualifiers are taking place every Sunday with two $1,700 packages guaranteed each week. On 888poker’s .it and .es clients, packages worth €1,450 are up for grabs; the weekly Sunday €109 qualifiers also have two packages guaranteed.
This year’s €550 Main Event, which comes with a massive €1,000,000 guarantee, is set to be the biggest Battle of Malta yet. Last year, the tournament broke its own records with a staggering 2,074 entries, making it the largest poker tournament ever held in Malta.
The amazing 888poker package includes the €550 Main Event buy-in, four nights’ luxury accommodation at the 5* Hotel InterContinental, money towards travel expenses, access to the Battle of Malta VIP party and an 888poker live kit.
Satellites for the Battle of Malta will be running every day on 888poker, right through to October 14, just ten days before the event start. All 888poker qualifiers will take their seats on Day 1c on October 27.
Several 888poker Ambassadors are also set to attend the event which won “Best Low Buy-in Tournament in Europe” in 2015.
As well as the €1,000,000 guarantee Main Event, this year’s schedule includes a €220 NL Bounty tournament, €110 Ladies event, €165 PLO Double Chance, two-day €330 Deepstack Turbo, €220 Final Battle Turbo, the three-day €245 Siege of Malta tourney and a three-day €1,320 High Roller which starts Sunday, October 28.