888poker LIVE is currently in London for its exciting High Stakes Festival but has just announced that the tour is returning to beautiful Barcelona from May 12. This would be great news in its own right but the fact you can win a $2,200 package to 888poker LIVE Barcelona for $0.01 makes this a spectacular announcement.
The latest edition of 888poker LIVE Barcelona, the first since the tour dropped anchor there in 2019, takes place at the Casino Barcelona from May 12 through to May 23 and features tournaments with buy-ins starting at only €55 and increasing to a €5,300 Super High Roller!
The lure of the festival is so strong that the entire 888poker Ambassador and Streaming team is set to jet off to Spain for its entirety. This means you could be rubbing shoulders with the likes of Vivian Saliba, Sam Abernathy, Jordan Banfield, plus special guests Dan “Jungleman” Cates, Maria Ho, and Michael “The Grinder” Mizrachi.
888poker LIVE Barcelona Events Schedule
|Thu 12 May||6:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Opening Event Day 1A||€220|
|Fri 13 May||5:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Opening Event Day 1B||€220|
|7:00 p.m.||The Mayhem||€88|
|Sat 14 May||2:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Opening Event Day 1C||€220|
|7:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Opening Event Day 1D Turbo||€220|
|Sun 15 May||1:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Opening Event Final|
|4:00 p.m.||The Mini Shot Turbo||€50|
|6:00 p.m.||The Triple Threat||€110|
|Mon 16 May||6:00 p.m.||The Mid Shot||€55|
|Tue 17 May||6:00 p.m.||The Turbo Deepstack||€77|
|8:00 p.m.||High Roller Day 1||€2,200|
|Wed 18 May||4:00 p.m.||Made To Play||€66|
|5:00 p.m.||High Roller Final Day|
|8:00 p.m.||Super High Roller Day 1||€5,300|
|Thu 19 May||6:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event Day 1A||€1,100|
|Fri 20 May||6:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event Day 1B||€1,100|
|8:00 p.m.||The Mega Knockout (€50 bounties)||€165|
|Sat 21 May||5:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event Day 1C||€1,100|
|8:00 p.m.||Pot Limit Omaha||€150|
|Sun 22 May||4:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event Day 2|
|8:00 p.m.||The Big Shot||€333|
|8:00 p.m.||The Ladies Event||€55|
|Mon 23 May||3:00 p.m.||888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event Final Day|
Get Ready For An Epic 888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event
Every tournament on the 888poker LIVE Barcelona schedule is going to be popular but it is the €1,100 buy-in Main Event that all the traveling players want to win. The Main Event features four starting flights, including one that is turbo-structured. There is a big blind ante in play at all times in addition to a 30-second shot clock meaning the action continues flowing throughout.
- Starting stack: 30,000
- Day 1A, B, and C: 45-minute blinds
- Day 1D Turbo: 20-minute blinds
- Day 2 and Final Table: 60-minute blinds
- Heads-up: 30-minute blinds
The 888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event first crowned a champion in 2017. Italy’s Luigi Shehadeh came out on top of a 609-strong field to turn his €1,100 investment into €110,000. The following year saw 709 players buy in who were all outlasted by Romanian grinder Adrian Constantin. He walked away with €114,025 after a heads-up deal with Spain’s Joel Isla Gonzalo, who secure the exact same payout.
Gabriele Rossi is the reigning champion having taken down this event in June 2019. Rossi, another Italian winner, was the last plyer standing from a field of 551 entrants. He banked a cool €110,000.
Win an 888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event Package For Only $0.01
Players heading to the Casino Barcelona will find several live satellites for the biggest buy-in tournaments, including the Main Event. However, online at 888poker is where the best value awaits because there are satellites starting at a mere $0.01 waiting for you to get your teeth into.
All 888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event packages satellites eventually feed into a $109 qualifier where packages worth $2,200 are awarded. Get your hands on one of these packages and you will receive:
- $1,250 buy-in for the 888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event
- $550 for three nights’ accommodation from May 19-22
- $400 travel money paid into your 888poker accounts
- 888poker LIVE merchandise
$88 Free Plus a $400 Welcome Bonus
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