Win A Seat To The Onyx Cup Series At Full Tilt Poker And Play Against The Best High Stakes Players In The World
Sunday, 20. March 2011

The Onyx Cup Series is the ultimate in live poker tournament series that brings the very best high stakes poker players from around the world together for a series of six incredible high stakes tournaments offering a total estimated prizepool of $30 million. Full Tilt Poker has incredible $105K Onyx Cup Series Event 1 prize packages to give away to their members.

The buy-ins for the Onyx Series tournaments is $100K and the tournaments award players with points towards the Onyx Cup Series Leaderboard. The players that score the highest on the leaderboard will win a $250K ticket to the Grand Finale scheduled to be held in Las Vegas in December.

When the Grand Finale ends, the player with the top final position on the Onyx Cup Series Leaderboard will crowned the Onyx Cup Series Champion. In addition to the prestige, the champion will drive away with the lion’s share of the $30 million prizpool in their brand new luxury sports car.

All of the events of the Onyx Cup Series will play out with 8 seat tables and have a shot clock format where players will have only 30 seconds to play their hand. Each day, participants will be given three special time chips, one for 2 minutes and the other two for 30 seconds each, that they may use at any point during the action.

The Onyx Cup Series Events schedule is as follows:



How To Qualify For The Onyx Cup Series
Full Tilt Poker offers their members two ways to win one of the incredible $105K Onyx Cup Series Event 1 prize packages: Onyx Cup Series Freeroll Tournaments and Real-Money Qualifier Tournaments.

Onyx Cup Series Freeroll Tournaments
Members of Full Tilt Poker have the chance to win themselves one of these incredible prize packages for absolutely nothing in their Onyx Cup Series Freeroll tournaments. These freeroll tournaments are made up of two rounds of freerolls and a Final Freeroll:

Round 1 Freerolls: Free and award the top 4 finishers with tickets to the weekly Round 2 Freeroll.
Round 2 Freerolls: Award top 100 finishers tickets to the Final Freeroll.
Final Freeroll: Winner receives a $105K Onyx Cup Series Event 1 prize package.

Real-Money Qualifier Tournaments
Full Tilt Poker will be hosting three Onyx Cup Series Qualifier tournaments each awarding $105K prize packages. Players may buy-in directly or qualify in one of the many satellites running at Full Tilt Poker.

The Onyx Cup Series Qualifier tournament schedule is as follows:

1. Onyx Cup Series Qualifier
Time: March 27th, 18:30 ET
Buy-in: $600+$40
Prize: 1 $105K Onyx Cup Series Event 1 prize package

2. Onyx Cup Series Qualifier
Time: April 10th, 18:30 ET
Buy-in: $1,000+$60
Prize: 1 $105K Onyx Cup Series Event 1 prize package

3. Onyx Cup Series Qualifier
Time: March 27th, 18:30 ET
Buy-in: $2,000+$100
Prize: 2 $105K Onyx Cup Series Event 1 prize package

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