Everyone that plays online poker knows that Sundays are the day, out of the entire week and all the other action that's going on, that the world of online poker blooms from being a robust, daily flow to a monumental tidal wave of big tournament action. PokerStars’ Sunday Majors are a must play for everyone that considers themselves to be a pro, a grinder, or an aspiring pro.
The Sunday Majors are moving
Starting Sunday, June 5th, the Sunday Million, Sunday Warm-up, and Sunday Storm will start two hours earlier. The world's biggest weekly online tournaments are still in place, still on Sunday, just kicking off at a different time and to mark the occasion the tournament guarantees double on June 5th and $200,000 in value-added satellites are waiting for you. Playing the Sunday Majors on June 5th will find you competing for a share of a combined guaranteed prize pool of almost $500,000.
Qualifying is easy
Daily value-added satellite tournaments are running at the same time every day as the new start time for the target event. To qualify for the Sunday Million, look for satellites that start every day at 14:30 ET from now until June 4th. All of these satellites are listed in the PokerStars lobby under 'Tourney' - 'Satellites.'
|Daily Satellite Tournament ||Seats added ||Total Add-on |
|08:00 ET - Sunday Kick-Off Sat: $11 Turbo || 20 ||$2,180 |
|11:00 ET - Sunday Warm-Up Sat: $22 Turbo ||20 ||$4,300 |
|12:00 ET - Sunday Rebuy Sat: $11 Turbo ||20 ||$2,180 |
|13:30 ET - Sunday Storm Sat: $1.10 Turbo ||100 ||$1,100 |
|14:30 ET - Sunday Million Sat: $22 Turbo ||50 ||$10,750 |
|15:30 ET - Sunday 500 Sat: $55 Turbo ||10 ||$5,300 |
|16:30 ET - Sunday Second Chance Sat: $22 Turbo ||20 ||$4,300 |
|18:30 ET - Sunday Supersonic Sat: $22 Turbo ||10 ||$2,150 |
Please note per PokerStars: The value-added entries available in these satellites will be awarded in tickets that must be used on June 5. Failure to use them will result in the ticket expiring. Players will only be eligible for a refund up to the value of the satellite they entered, and the refund will be in T$.
June 5th Sunday Schedule
Expect the Sunday Majors to be bigger than gigantic and to give you an idea of what's in store, check out the table below for the new regular start times and the June 5th prize pool guarantees.
|Tournament ||Old Start Time ||New Start Time ||June 5 Guarantee |
|Sunday Kick-Off || 08:00 ET ||no change ||$150,000 |
|Sunday Warm-Up ||13:00 ET ||11:00 ET || $1,000,000 |
|Sunday Rebuy ||14:00 ET ||12:00 ET ||$400,000 |
|Sunday Storm ||15:00 ET ||13:30 ET ||$400,000 |
|Sunday Million ||16:30 ET ||14:30 ET ||$2,000,000 |
|Sunday 500 ||17:30 ET ||15:30 ET ||$500,000 |
|Sunday Second Chance ||18:30 ET ||16:30 ET ||$250,000 |
|Sunday Supersonic ||21:30 ET ||18:30 ET ||$80,000 |
Along with the earlier start time change for the Sunday Majors, the Super Tuesday and the Monday Omaha tournaments will also start three hours earlier from June 5th.
Get ready for this coming Sunday's new start time and huge guarantee, get your seat now at PokerStars!