Launches Battle Royale for its Irish Open 2010 Qualifiers

Jan 28, 2010, 09:16 ET from

DUBLIN, January 28 /PRNewswire/ --

- Announces its Irish Open "Last Longer" Promotion for Online Qualifiers at the Site, With a WSOP Main Event Package and an Irish Open 2011 Entry up for Grabs today launches Battle Royale - its Irish Open 2010 promotion, which is open to all poker players who qualify for the event at

Battle Royale will see the qualifier who lasts longest in the Irish Open 2010 win entry into the Irish Open 2011 and a Las Vegas holiday worth $2,000.

Additionally, if a qualifier makes it to the final table at the upcoming Irish Open, they will win an all expenses paid World Series of Poker 2010 main event package worth $12,500, as well as the Irish Open 2011 entry.

Any qualifier who makes the Irish Open 2010 final table will receive entry into next year's Irish Open even if they do not win the Battle Royale.

Head of poker at the site, Paul Spillane, said, "The Irish Open has a special place in European poker and we want our players to feel a little bit special too. And what better way than to offer them a terrific reason to qualify for the tournament with Boylepoker."

This year's Irish Open takes place from April 2 to 5 at the Burlington Hotel, Dublin, Ireland.

Online qualification for the Irish Open 2010 is now underway at Players can qualify at the site in the weekly finals on:

Sunday at 7:30 GMT with a buy-in of EUR175 + EUR13.

Tuesday at 7:30 GMT with a buy-in of EUR60 + EUR6 (rebuy tournament).

Thursday 7:30 GMT with a buy-in of EUR175 + EUR13 (ticket-only satellite).

Players can qualify for these weekly super satellites from as little as EUR0.22.

About Boylepoker

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.

For further details, please contact: Brendan Murray, Tel +353-863057469, Email: