888poker joins forces with the Battle of Malta 2018


888poker joins forces with the Battle of Malta 2018 888poker will be sending players from across their network to 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 1¢.

The amazing 888poker Battle of Malta 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.

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. On top of the much sought-after cash prize, the winner of the Main Event will also take home an 888poker LIVE package to this November’s London event with flights, accommodation and entry to the Main Event all included.

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 like Sofia Lovgren and Ana Marquez are also set to attend the event which won “Best Low Buy-in Tournament in Europe” in 2015.

Guy Cohen, SVP head of B2C at 888 Holdings said: “Malta is a perfect poker destination and we at 888poker are thrilled to be sponsoring this year’s BOM. Year on year, the event delivers an amazing experience to poker players of all levels, and with nearly three months of qualification ahead of us, we’re anticipating a large number of players to take advantage of this great opportunity to try and win packages.”

As well as the €1,000,000 guaranteed Main Event, this year’s schedule includes a €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. Battle of Malta will also feature a Crazy 8’s Win the Button event.

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