Just got this message from Pokerstars Philippines Regional Manager and kick-ass poker player Franco M. Looks like Pokerstars has stepped up and is rolling out FREEROLLS to provide seats to the upcoming Metro Main Event, the P3 Million extravaganza scheduled this January 26-27.
Happy January Poker Players!
As you all know by now, the biggest Filipino-created
poker event in the history of our country is drawing
very near. The Metro Main Event, slated on January 26
and 27 at the Metro Card Club in Merowalk Meralco
Avenue, boasts a whopping record guarantee of 3
But what you probably don't know is that the
tournament just got bigger. The Metro Main Event is
now also the first stop of the FILIPINO POKER TOUR, a
breathtaking brand new TV show presented by
PokerStars.com specifically to televise the talents of
the Filipino to be aired all over the Phlippines!
That's right, the event will be having featured tables
and a grand final table to showcase the skills of the
local players on television. This assures that the
champion of of the Metro Main Event and the first-ever
FPT will walk away a star!
As always, we at PokerStars want to give everybody a
better chance at participating in this momentous
affair. So we've prepared two easy and extremely
advantageous ways for you to qualify online.
1. The 11 Daily Freerolls: From Jan. 14-24, we will be
having satellite freerolls on PokerStars.NET where one
winner EVERYDAY will be given a free seat to the Metro
Main Event. We're not kidding. All you have to do is
log on to PokerStars.net at 7PM on any of these dates,
play without spending a single peso, and if u win any
of the 11 daily satellites, we buy you your seat.
Can't get any better than that.
2. The Last Chance Rebuy Satellite: On January 25, the
day before the event, we'll be having a $1 rebuy
tournament with a guarantee of FIVE seats on
PokerStars.COM. You heard us correctly, your single
dollar could metamorphose into a PhP30,000 seat into
this monumental event!
PokerStars is available on windows and now on MAC as
Good luck at the tables everybody!
Phlippine Regional Manager