Over $2.5 Million In Guaranteed Prizepools In bwin Poker’s Grand Series Of Poker 5
Tuesday, 14. September 2010

The 5th annual running of bwin Poker’s Grand Series of Poker (GSOP) is just around the corner and there is over $4,500,000 in guaranteed prizepools. The bwin Poker GSOP 5 includes 15 Main Events from which to choose all offering players huge guaranteed prizepools. Capping of the festivities will be the big Grand Slam, a Deepstack tournament with a $300,000 prizepool.

bwin Poker’s GSOP 5 includes 15 Main Events taking place over the course of 15 days, from September 19th through October 3rd, with one tournament taking place each day. The tournaments will take place at 20:00 CET. The Main Events cover a wide range of different poker derivations and tournament structures and have guarateed prizepools ranging from $50,000 up to $500,000.

bwin Poker will be maintaining a GSOP 5 Leaderboard. Players making it to the top 100 of the leaderboard will have the chance to win themselves a ticket to the Grand Slam Final. Players that finish in the money in any of the GSOP 5 Main Events will be awarded points towards the leaderboard. The GSOP 5 Leaderboard awards the following prizes:

1st: Grand Slam Final ticket
2nd-10th: Will play for a Grand Slam Final ticket.
11th-30th: Will play for a Grand Slam Final ticket.
31st-100th: Will play for a Grand Slam Final ticket.

The GSOP 5 activities will culminate in the Grand Slam Final. The Grand Slam Final is a $5,000 No Limit Texas Hold’em Freezeout tournament with a $300,000 prizepool. The Grand Slam is scheduled for October 10th at 20:00 CET and will crown the bwin Poker GSOP 5 Grand Slam Champion. bwin Poker will be running daily qualifiers for the Grand Slam Final daily from September 19th through October 3rd at 20:00 CET with buy-ins of $20 and $30. Two hours before the beginning of the Grand Slam Final, bwin Poker will be running a $50 Last Chance Qualifier which will offer a guaranteed 3 seats to the Grand Slam Final.

The GSOP 5 tournament schedule is as follows:



Join bwin Poker and get in on all of the action of the GSOP 5.