On Sunday, May 6th, the biggest online poker event this month – the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) – kicks off at PokerStars. The series of online tournaments will host a total of 40 events and give away $30 million in guaranteed prize pools. PokerWorks gives you an exclusive opportunity to play two SCOOP Main Events absolutely free! All you need to do is join PokerStars through PokerWorks and play one of the special freerolls.
Two freeroll events exclusive to PokerWorks’ players will reward 100 tickets to the $109 Low SCOOP Main Event and another 10 tickets to the $1,050 buy-in SCOOP Medium Main Event. Both tournaments take place on May 18th at 14:30 ET and you have until May 15th to qualify.
PokerNews SCOOP ME Low Satellite
- Tournament ID — 549482141
- Time — May 18 @ 14:30 ET
- Prize — Top 100 finishers earn a $109 tournament ticket for SCOOP-40-L Main Event Low (ID#2012050401)
To play the PokerNews SCOOP ME Low Satellite you need to download PokerStars via PokerWorks and make your first deposit before May 15th. However, if you're already a registered PokerStars player who signed up through PokerWorks, just collect 25 VIP Player Points (VPPs) before May 15th to receive your freeroll ticket. The 100 players that top the SCOOP ME Low Satellite will receive free entries to the Low SCOOP Main Event with a $1 million guaranteed prize pool.
PokerNews SCOOP ME Med Satellite
- Tournament ID — 549483634
- Time — May 18 @ 14:30 ET
- Prize — Top 10 finishers earn a $1,050 tournament ticket for SCOOP-40-M Main Event Medium (ID#2012050402)
The PokerNews SCOOP ME Med Satellite will reward the top 10 finishers with tickets to the $1,050 buy-in Medium SCOOP Main Event. To enter this exclusive qualifier you need to sign up to PokerStars through PokerWorks and then collect 200 VPPs before the end of the qualification period – May 15th. The top 10 players of the satellite tournament will receive tickets to the Medium SCOOP Main Event with a $1.5 million guaranteed prize pool.
The SCOOP ME Low Satellite will only take place if 100 players register for the event and the SCOOP ME Med Satellite must gather at least 10 players to run. Should any of the tournaments gather less players than required, PokerStars will cancel that satellite.
The #1 requirement for you to play either of the two freerolls is to download PokerStars (http://pokerworks.com/pokerstars/download/) through PokerWorks. Then sign up a new account using the PokerStars marketing code POKERWORKS and make your first deposit using the bonus code STARS600 to receive the 100% up to $600 bonus.
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