Friday 21st April, 2017

PokerStars MEGASTACK launches new events across Europe

By Mad Harper

PokerStars new MEGASTACK series is expanding to four new regions in Europe after a successful debut at The Hippodrome Casino in London. Players in Ulster, Ireland, Belgium and France will now have the chance to compete for a total of €500k in guaranteed prize money while enjoying the thrills and excitement of a PokerStars-sponsored live event in their own back yard.

 

All Main Event have a €170 or £170 buy-in and venues already on the schedule include London (in May, June, September and October), Leinster and Connacht in Ireland, Ulster in Northern Ireland,  Gujan-Mestras and Forges-les-Eaux in France and Namur in Belgium.

 

MEGASTACK launched at The Hippodrome Casino in April, attracting over 520 entries. The new PokerStars MEGASTACK schedule features increased guarantees, cheap buy-ins and tournaments with deep stack structures and massive starting stacks. Players can qualify online, then play live from Friday-Sunday and enjoy a whole weekend of top-notch poker action.

 

Key Dates

PokerStars London MEGASTACK, May 5 - 7, £25k guarantee
PokerStars Leinster MEGASTACK, May 12 - 14, €50k guarantee
PokerStars Gujan-Mestras MEGASTACK, June 28 – July 2, €40k guarantee
PokerStars Malta MEGASTACK, June 29 - July 2, €30k guarantee
PokerStars London MEGASTACK, June 30 - July 2, £25k guarantee
PokerStars Connacht MEGASTACK, July 21 - 23, €30k guarantee
PokerStars La Grande-Motte MEGASTACK, September 5 - 10, €100k guarantee
PokerStars Namur MEGASTACK, September 14 - 17, €40k guarantee
PokerStars London MEGASTACK, October 20 - 22, £25k guarantee
PokerStars Munster MEGASTACK, November 24 - 26, €30k guarantee
PokerStars Forge-les-Eaux MEGASTACK, December 14 - 17, €40k guarantee
PokerStars Ulster MEGASTACK, January 12 - 14, 2018, €30k guarantee