The MiniFTOPS XVI At Full Tilt Poker
Monday, 3. May 2010

The next running of the MiniFTOPS kicks of on May 7th at Full Tilt Poker. MiniFTOPS XVI will feature the same 30 events as FTOPS XVI at a fraction of the price and boasts more than $7,000,000 in guaranteed cash prizes. The highlights of the MiniFTOPS XVI series includes the MiniFTOPS $750,000 Guaranteed Two Day Event that has a $200+$16 buy in and the MiniFTOPS $1 Million Guaranteed Main Event that has a $70+$5 buy in.

Registration is already open for the MiniFTOPS XVI events. Players may buy in directly to the events of their choice or win themselves a seat via satellite qualifier for as low as $0.50 or 50 Full Tilt Points.

MiniFTOPS XVI will see the edition of three new events featuring Full Tilt Poker’s exciting new tournament format, Rush Poker. The events are as follows:

Event 6: $150,000 Guaranteed Rush Poker Turbo No Limit Texas Hold’em tournament - $50+$5 buy in.
Event 13: $50,000 Guaranteed Rush Poker Pot Limit Omaha Knock Out tournament - $24+$2 buy in.
Event 29: $250,000 Guaranteed Rush Poker No Limit Texas Hold’em Rebuy tournament - $20+$2 buy in.

Visit Full Tilt Poker for more information regarding Rush Poker.

In addition to satellite qualifiers, players may also qualify for MiniFTOPS XVI events via Full Tilt Poker’s Steps tournaments. Steps tournaments are a variety of Sit & Go tournaments that are set up in a tiered format that enables players to buy in at the lowest step for $3.30 and win their way up the Step levels. Players may also buy in to any later step. As the steps increase, so do the buy ins.

On top of cash prizes, Full Tilt Poker will also be awarding other prizes. All players making it to a final table in one of the MiniFTOPS XVI events will receive a limited edition MiniFTOPS jacket and winners will receive a silver MiniFTOPS jersey as well. Full Tilt Poker will also be maintaining a MiniFTOPS Leaderboard. Players receive points towards the MiniFTOPS Leaderboard by placing above a certain position in MiniFTOPS events. The player topping the MiniFTOPS Leaderboard will receive entry into all of the FTOPS XVII events excluding the Two Day Event. The prize package is worth over $9,000 in tournament fees.

Over the course of the past year, there have been over 100 players declared MiniFTOPS champions. This number will increase by an additional 30 by the time the MiniFTOPS XVI come to a conclusion. Full Tilt Poker is inviting all of the champions from MiniFTOPS XII, XIII, XIV, XV and XVI to the MiniFTOPS Tournament of Champions to see who is truly the best. The MiniFTOPS Tournament of Champions is scheduled to take place on May 22nd at 15:00ET. The winner of the MiniFTOPS Tournament of Champions will receive a World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event prize package.

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