If you are a student and you want to get your hands on some real poker prize money, then you ought to take a look at the details of Paddy Power’s student poker 2013 tournament which will be coming up in March. Known as the Student Masters, this is a great chance for players to get necessary practice, win some real money, and go onto to better things if they are able to succeed. There are a few changes this year to the popular tournament from its previous format, so check the details carefully if you have entered before.
The whole event will take place over one weekend at the Ballsbridge Hotel in Dublin and then the Jackpot Casino on the final day. The action will start at 2pm on Saturday March 2nd, with a cut off time of 2am, allowing a twelve hour break for participants to take a rest until it resumes at 2pm on Sunday. The prize pool once again contains an entry to the Irish Open, which means that the winner will go on to represent the students at one of the world’s oldest poker tournaments at Easter.
You can bet that any Irish gambling blog will be there to see the action unfold, and also to herald the next winner – who knows what kind of professional they could go on to become? In the opinion of this poker, it is about time we saw some Irish names climbing the ranks of the WSOP, taking a few titles away from the US players who seem to dominate it so much. Qualification rounds have already begun, and there are three ways to get yourself into this tournament: if you do not fancy paying the entry fee, then you can get free seats on the last Sunday of every month between now and the 24th of February 2013 in the Student Masters freerolls, so keep your eye out for that. You can make the buy in right now if you want to, and you can also win a seat every Monday night in tournaments.