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The International Poker Open Gets Underway In London

Apr 17 2013 12:00AM



DUNDALK, IRELAND -- (Marketwired) -- 04/17/13 -- Editors Note: There is an image accompanying this press release.

The International Poker Open London gets underway today at Aspers Casino, Stratford, London.

The GBP 200 + GBP 25 buy in event runs until Sunday, April 21 with three day 1s on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday this week.

IPO London 2013 is a re-entry event with players who are knocked out able to re-enter on any of the other starting days. has added GBP 5,000 to the prize pool in the form of ten GBP 500 prizes for the 10 qualifying online players from their Extra Cash promotion who last longest in the event.

The full schedule for the no-limit hold'em tournament is:

Day 1A: Wednesday April 17, 2013 (Play starts at 7pm & finishes at 12:40am)Day 1B: Thursday April 18, 2013 (Play starts at 7pm & finishes at 12:40am)Day 1C: Friday April 19, 2013 (Play starts at 7pm & finishes at 12:40am)Day 2: Saturday April 20, 2013 (2pm start & finishes at 02:00am)Day 3: Sunday April 21, 2013 (2pm start finishes at 02:00am)

Players and fans alike can keep on top of all the action including up-to-the-minute chip counts at the Boylepoker blog and Twitter account. There'll also be competitions, giveaways and freerolls on the blog and Twitter throughout the duration of the event.

Ciaran Corbett, head of poker at, said, "We can't wait to bring the famous International Poker Open atmosphere to the east end of London this week and urge everyone whether playing or following the updates on the blog or Twitter to get involved in this unique event.

"Come down and see us, join in the fun, and maybe take a shot at winning what we're sure is going to be a fantastic event."

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Boylepoker is part of the biggest European poker network - iPoker. Players have access to a huge range of tournaments running around the clock with massive guaranteed prize pools and the opportunity to qualify for prestigious live events. The company does not accept players from the U.S.

The International Poker Open is one of Europe's largest poker tournaments offering players an international, big field event with a massive prize pool at an affordable buy in.

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