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Be Crowned the Heads-up King on Ladbrokes Poker!

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Do you think you have what it takes to be the next Heads-Up King? If so, then time is running out for you to prove it – on Ladbrokes Poker!

Ladbrokes Poker is giving you the chance to join World Heads-Up Champion Jeff “JaffaCake” Kimber at this year’s event in Barcelona! Plus, they are adding a $6,000 package to the prize pool, giving you the chance to take on some of poker’s best Heads-Up players in one of Europe’s most exciting cities! Not only could you pocket the guaranteed first prize of $13,440, but as the winner of the Heads-Up Championship you will receive a package that includes a seat in the 2008 World Heads-Up Championship - plus expenses! The World Heads-Up Championship will take place starting Monday the 20th of October at the spectacular Gran Casino in Barcelona, Spain.

From now until September 5th you will have the opportunity to secure one of the 128 seats in JaffaCake’s Heads-Up Championship tournament. Round one of the Championship tournament will take place on September 9th with a round played every night up until Sunday Sept 14th when the semi-finals and final will be held. Once the 128 seats are filled, there will be a random draw for the JaffaCake Heads-Up Championship tournament.

How to Buy In or Qualify

Players can buy-in directly to the Championship tournament for $300 + $30. The main tournament registration lobby is in the MTT/ Offline Events/ Heads Up Championship/ Winners List lobby. You can also qualify for the JaffaCake Heads-Up Championship tournament through these satellites:

32 Player Heads-Up Sit and Go Satellites-$15 + $0.50 Entry:

• 1st – Entry to JaffaCake Heads-Up Championship
• 2nd - $75
• 3rd - $37.50
• 4th - $37.50

16 Player Heads-Up Sit and Go Satellites - $30 + $1 Entry

• 1st – Entry to JaffaCake Heads-Up Championship
• 2nd - $75
• 3rd - $37.50
• 4th - $37.50

8 Player Heads-Up Sit and Go Satellites - $100 + $5 Entry

• 1st – Entry to JaffaCake Heads-Up Championship
• 2nd - $235
• 3rd - $117.50
• 4th - $117.50

Tournament Information:


Satellites will run until September 5th and can be found in the MTT/ Offline Events/ Heads Up Championship lobby on Ladbrokes Poker. All players taking part in the Championship event will be emailed table numbers for round 1 when the draw is made. The draw will be made on Sunday the 7th of September.

The Top 8 players will be paid with the payout Structure for JaffaCake Heads-Up Championship being:

• 1st - $13,440 plus World Heads-Up Package
• 2nd - $7,680
• 3rd - $3,840
• 4th - $3,840
• 5th – 8th $2,400 each

Take the heads Up Challenge and Download Ladbrokes Poker from PokerWorks! Then open a new account and when you make your first deposit, you will receive a special deposit bonus of 100% Up to $750! Get ready to claim your Heads-Up Champ crown – only at Ladbrokes Poker!

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