Win your seat to the PokerStars.net King's Cup Turbo Edition!

The PokerStars.net King’s Cup (PKC) Turbo Edition takes place from September 3-6, 2015, giving you a shot at the €200,000 GTD Main Event, as well as a variety of great live poker tournaments.

Brought to you by PokerStars.net, the festival will once again take place in the Czech town of Rozvadov at the popular King’s Casino. And, in an exciting twist, the entire festival will be played out in turbo format for the first time in PokerStars history - guaranteeing fast and furious poker action at the tables all weekend long!

Turbo qualifiers to the €330 Re-Entry Main Event run from July 5 on PokerStars, giving players of all bankrolls the chance to be a part of this unique and potentially historic event.

For more information about the PokerStars.net King’s Cup, click the links below:

 

HOW TO ENTER

Qualify Online

There are two different package types you can win online:

  • Seat only: €330
  • Seat + expenses: €330 seat + €170 expenses

Daily satellites can be found under the ‘Live Events’ > ‘EUROPE’ tab in the PokerStars lobby from July 5.

Buy In Directly Online

Via PokerStars.com/eu account:

If you are interested in buying in via a valid PokerStars.com/eu account please e-mail the Registrations team directly at registrations@pslive.com for further information and instructions - available from six weeks before the event starts *. For any other enquiries regarding the PokerStars.net King’s Cup please contact live@pokerstars.com.

* This option is only available to players on PokerStars.com/.eu

Buy-in directly at the Venue

Players can buy-in directly to the PokerStars.net King’s Cup €300 + 30 Main Event and any of the side events in person at the King’s Casino, Rozvadov. Cash registration will be available onsite using Euros, and registration will open on the day of the event.

ABOUT POKERSTARS.NET KING’S CUP

The venue for this exciting event is the King’s Casino in Rozvadov, renowned for the variety and quality of the games spread, as well as for the casino’s immaculate service and hospitality. It is one of the biggest poker rooms in Europe and situated roughly two hours’ drive from Prague and Munich. The venue offers everything a guest could want, including a full casino, two restaurants, three, four and five-star accommodation and great poker action 24/7.

The festival takes place from September 3-6, and features the headline €200,000 GTD, €300 + € 30 Main Event, plus numerous side events that offer something for everyone - all played out in Turbo format.
The PokerStars.net King’s Cup Main Event is a re-entry event. Players eliminated from any Day 1 may re-enter once on the same start day and can also choose to re-enter into any subsequent start day should they fail to progress to Day 2, allowing for a maximum of eight ‘bullets’ per player.

POKERSTARS.NET KING’S CUP SCHEDULE

TIME # EVENT BUY IN
daily - 24 hours   Cash Games Available Various
3 September - Thursday
16:00 1 NL - Holdem Freezeout Satellite to PKC Main Event - Turbo €50 + €10
18:00 2 NL - Holdem Freezeout Satellite to PKC Main Event - Hyper Turbo €50 + €10
20:00 3a PokerStars Kings Cup Day 1a - Turbo €300 + €30
23:00 4 NL - Holdem Freezeout - Hyper Turbo €150 + €15
4 September - Friday
13:00 5 NL - Holdem Freezeout Satellite to PKC Main Event - Hyper Turbo €50 + €10
14:00 3b PokerStars Kings Cup Day 1b - Turbo €300 + €30
17:00 6 NL - Holdem Unlimited Rebuy Satellite to PKC Main Event - Turbo (Rebuys/Add-On €20) €25 + €5
19:00 7 PLO 1 Rebuy OR Add-On Only - Hyper Turbo €200 + €20
20:00 3c PokerStars Kings Cup Day 1c - Turbo €300 + €30
23:00 8 NL - Holdem Freezeout - Hyper Turbo €150 + €15
5 September - Saturday
11:00 3d PokerStars Kings Cup Day 1d - Turbo €300 + €30
13:00 9 NL - Holdem Freezeout - Turbo €100 + €10
16:00 3 PokerStars Kings Cup Day 2 - Turbo CLOSED
17:00 10 NL - Holdem Rebuy Satellite to PKC High Roller - Hyper Turbo (Rebuys/Add-On €50) €50 + €10
18:00 11 NL - Holdem Freezeout - Turbo €50 + €10
19:00 12 NL Holdem Freezeout Highroller Day 1 - Turbo €1000 + €100
21:00 13 NL - Holdem Freezeout - Turbo €200 + €20
00:00 14 NL - Holdem Midnight Freezeout - Hyper Turbo €500 + €50
6 September - Sunday
14:00 3 PokerStars Kings Cup Day 3 CLOSED
14:30 11 NL Holdem Freezeout Highroller Day 2 - Turbo CLOSED
15:00 15 NL - Holdem Deepstack Freezeout EPT Edition - Turbo €200 + €20
19:00 16 NL - Holdem Freezeout - Turbo €100 + €10

3% deducted from prize pools to cover tournament staffing costs*
Main Event - 7 re-entries available (max. 8 ‘bullets’ per player).

We reserve the right to change, amend or alter any portion of the above schedule
If you have any questions about the PokerStars.net King’s Cup, contact live@pokerstars.com.

TOURNAMENT RULES

Make sure you read the rules governing the PokerStars.net King’s Cup .

VENUE

King’s Casino
Rozvadov 7
34806 Rozvadov
Czech Republic
Web: www.pokerroomings.com
Opening hours: 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Live cash games available 24/7.

All guests over 18 years of age are welcome. King’s Casino does not enforce a dress code. All players and visitors are required to check - in with the Casino daily. To do this in you will need a valid state-issued document with photo (i.e. passport, driver’s license, National ID card).

ACCOMODATION

King’s Casino is offering a variety of accommodation options to players, at or close, to the venue. For reservations or any other questions please contact them directly via hotel@kingscasino.eu or call +420 374 616 050. King’s Casino staff will take care of your accommodation needs, and offer rooms near the Casino and in surrounding Czech and German countryside.

HOW TO GET THERE

By air: There are direct flights from just about every European capital to Prague (Czech Republic), Nuremberg airport (Germany) and Munich airport (Germany) - all approximately two hours’ drive from Rozvadov. Many budget airlines such as Easyjet operate these routes on a regular basis.

If you aren't able to reach King's Casino directly, King’s Casino has a Shuttle service ready for you. Give them a call and they will pick you up at your destination. If you are travelling by plane they can pick you up at Prague or Munich Airport. Simply call them at +420 374 616 050 or email hotel@kingscasino.eu and they will make your arrival at King's Casino as comfortable as possible.

By train: If you are travelling by train the closest train stations are Nürnberg, Weiden, Wernberg, Regensburg or Amberg. Make sure you call or email King’s Casino and they will arrange the Shuttle service for you: +420 374 616 050 or hotel@kingscasino.eu.

By car from Prague: Simply drive via D5/E50.

By car from Munich: Get on to A9, A93 and then A6 to D5/E50.

Parking at King’s Casino:
King's Casino has several parking lots that are under camera surveillance 24/7, and patrolled by a dedicated security team

MEDIA

For all general press enquiries and media accreditation please contact: live@pokerstars.com

Please read the media guidelines carefully before applying for media accreditation to the PokerStars.net King’s Cup event. Submitting a media accreditation application does not automatically allocate you a media floor pass or access to the media room. Each applicant will receive an email to confirm if their request has been successful.

Please note that PokerStars.net reserves the right to amend media accreditation allocations at all times.