Online poker’s biggest weekly tournament, the PokerStars Sunday Million, is celebrating its 11th anniversary and PokerStars is helping to get the party started by boosting the Sunday Million’s guarantee to $10 million and running a host of promotions.
The Sunday Million usually boasts of a $1.5 million guarantee, but at 2 p.m. ET on April 2, PokerStars is guaranteeing that at least $10 million will be won with $1 million of that sum reserved for the eventual champion. Players can buy in directly for $215 or attempt to win their way into this humongous event via satellites starting from as little as $1.
Reentry is possible for three hours (until 5 p.m. ET) and three reentries are permitted while late registration is open.
Win One of 200 Sunday Million Seats For Free
On March 18 and March 25, PokerStars gave away a combined 400 seats to the Sunday Million, each worth $215. On April 1, PokerStars players have the opportunity to win one of another 200 seats.
The final Sunday Million 11th Anniversary Hyper-Turbo Freeroll: $47,000 Added runs at 1:47 p.m. on April 1 and awards the winner $1,000 cash and a $215 Sunday Million Anniversary seat. Those finishing in second through 200th place are given a $215 Sunday Million Anniversary seat.
Entry to this special freeroll is by ticket only and the number of entrants is capped at 100,000. In order to obtain a ticket to the freeroll, players must make a deposit before 2 p.m. ET on April 1 using the bonus code “SUNDAYFREE3.” Completing this will also award a mystery bonus prize ranging from a $10,000 All-in Shootout ticket to a whopping $10,000 in cash.
Several dozen satellites are running between now and the start of the $10 million guaranteed Sunday Million plus there are On-Demand satellites that cost $27 to enter and start as soon as they are full. Those players who love the jackpot sit & go format can try to win their way into the special edition Sunday Million via dedicated Spin & Go qualifiers costing only $5 to enter.
€50,000 of PokerStars Championship Presented by Monte Carlo Tickets Giveaway
As if playing for a share of a guaranteed $10 million wasn’t enough incentive to get involved in the April 2 edition of the Sunday Million, PokerStars is giving away more than €50,000 worth of PokerStars Championship Presented by Monte Carlo tickets during the tournament.
At precisely 2:30 p.m. ET on April 2, PokerStars is randomly dropping tickets on 11 tables for the €530 Monte Carlo Mega Satellite, which kicks off at 2:35 p.m. ET and guarantees 50 packages worth €8,500 each.
The PokerStars Championship Presented by Monte Carlo has some exciting events scheduled, including a €1 million guaranteed National Championship costing €1,100 to enter, the €5,300 Main Event, and high roller events costing €10,300, €25,750, €50,000 and €100,000 to buy into.
- PokerStars Open: May 3-5, 2017 – €220 (€50,000 guaranteed)
- PokerStars Cup: April 26-29, 2017 – €440 (€200,000 guaranteed)
- PokerStars National Championship: April 26-30, 2017 – €1,100 (€1,000,000 guaranteed)
- PokerStars National High Roller: April 28-29, 2017 – €2,200
- PokerStars Championship Main Event: April 29-May 5, 2017 – €5,300
- Opening NLH: April 25-27, 2017 – €10,300
- PLO: May 1-2, 2017 – €10,300
- PokerStars Championship High Roller: May 3-5, 2017 – €25,750
- Single day NLH: April 30, 2017 – €50,000
- PokerStars Championship Super High Roller: April 27-29, 2017 – €100,000