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PokerStars Releases 2008 WCOOP Schedule

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PokerStars just released its own version of the World Series of Poker just as those tournaments are heading to a climax.

PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker is guaranteeing $30 million over 33 different events. The new events include a $25,000 buy-in event, 2-7 Triple Draw, an eight-game mixed tournament and a four-max No-Limit Hold 'Em event.

Sheesh. What's next? Deep-stack, No-Limit Rebuy Razz?

Anyway, the WCOOP runs from Sept. 5-21 and may just be the biggest online tournament series in history.

Satellites for the WCOOP are running now.

Here's the complete schedule:

5-Sep -- $215 -- NL Hold'em [6-max] -- $1,000,000
5-Sep -- $215 -- PL 5-Card Draw -- $100,000
6-Sep -- $215 -- Limit Hold'em -- $300,000
6-Sep -- $215 -- 2-7 Triple Draw -- $100,000
7-Sep -- $10,300 -- High-Roller NL Hold'em -- $2,000,000
7-Sep -- $530 -- NL Hold'em* -- $3,000,000
8-Sep -- $215 -- PL Omaha [6-max] -- $300,000
8-Sep -- $320 -- 8-game Mixed Event -- $200,000
9-Sep -- $215 -- NL Hold'em [4-max] -- $400,000
9-Sep -- $215 -- Razz -- $100,000
10-Sep -- $320 -- PL Omaha Hi/Lo -- $300,000
10-Sep -- $320 -- Mixed Hold'em -- $300,000
11-Sep -- $215 -- NL Hold'em w/Rebuys -- $1,000,000
11-Sep -- $320 -- 7-Card Stud -- $100,000
12-Sep -- $320 -- NL Hold'em [Heads-Up] -- $500,000
12-Sep -- $215 -- PL Omaha [1R1A] -- $300,000
13-Sep -- $530 -- PL Hold'em [6-max] -- $400,000
13-Sep -- $215 -- HORSE -- $300,000
14-Sep -- $25,500 -- High-Roller HU NL Hold'em -- $1,600,000
14-Sep -- $1,050 -- NL Hold'em* -- $3,000,000
15-Sep -- $530 -- 7-Card Stud Hi/Lo -- $200,000
15-Sep -- $530 -- Mixed Omaha Hi/Lo [6-max] -- $200,000
16-Sep -- $530 -- NL Hold'em [1R1A] -- $500,000
16-Sep -- $530 -- NL 2-7 Single Draw -- $200,000
17-Sep -- $320 -- PL Omaha w/rebuys -- $500,000
17-Sep -- $320 -- NL Hold'em [6-max] -- $500,000
18-Sep -- $530 -- NL Hold'em Triple Shootout -- $300,000
18-Sep -- $530 -- Limit Omaha Hi/Lo -- $400,000
19-Sep -- $530 -- NLHE w/Rebuys [6-max] -- $400,000
19-Sep -- $1,050 -- PL Omaha -- $500,000
20-Sep -- $1,050 -- Limit Hold'em [6-max] -- $500,000
20-Sep -- $10,300 -- HORSE -- $500,000
21-Sep -- $5,200 -- NL Hold'em Main Event* -- $10,000,000

*Indicates 2-day event

If this is too much to pass up, download PokerStars now and you'll get an exclusive PokerWorks bonus of $25 free in addition to a 100 percent matching bonus up to $50. You must enter the marketing code of POKERWORKS upon registration and the bonus code of FIRST2008 upon your first deposit.

If the World Series inspired you to try the big-time, you can get started on PokerStars today.

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