PokerStars has announced the eighth year of the World Cup of Poker; an event that amateurs and pros alike look forward to each year, not only because of the cash involved, but because of national pride. This is a team event where every country wants to take top honors and the final table takes place - live - at the PCA in January.
Represent your country as a Goalkeeper, Defender, Midfielder, or Striker. Qualify exclusively at PokerStars when the Stage 1 qualifiers kick off from August 20th-21st. The buy-ins range from FREE, $11, and invitation only for Tournament Leader Board (TLB) winners.
You'll move on to Stage 2 when you win a qualifier from your respective country. Get ready to rumble and help your team run through the knockout rounds. Stage 2 will send the seven best teams to the live final at the 2012 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in January.
New Depositors ROOL!
Make your very first real money deposit using the bonus code "WCP8" and you can represent your country in the World Cup of Poker with risking 1c of your own money. You'll be rewarded with a free $11 Stage 1 ticket (Midfielder), in addition to the 100% first deposit bonus up to $600.
As an additional bonus, the deposit will qualify you for our PokerWorks' exclusive WCOOP Freeroll Event #1 held on August 27th - but make sure you deposit before August 21st and use our marketing code 'POKERWORKS' and use our download link to be eligible.
VIP Club Mega Month - Qualify NOW
While you're playing for your country, you'll also be reaping the rewards of the PokerStars VIP Club Mega Month. During the entire month of August the qualification requirements to jump up the tiers of VIP rankings at PokerStars has been reduced by 90%.
Jump into hyperdrive and starshine to the Platinum Star VIP level for just 750 VPPs in August - the normal requirement is 7,500. You'll be at Gold Star level before you know it too; it only takes 300 instead of the 3,000. Everyone can make Silver Star - it only requires 75 points instead of 750.
Once you become PokerWorks’ referred player at PokerStars, you'll find you're able to participate in a whole new world of promotions that aren't available anywhere else. The value of those promotions has been in the hundreds of thousands over the last few years so get ready to reap the rewards. Sign up now and use our marketing code 'POKERWORKS' and then get ready to play the world.