Partypoker announces $1M chip leader bonus as it gears up for return of $20M GTD MILLIONS Online. Biggest ever online $10k+ buy-in event kicks off December 1st. Partypoker’s MILLIONS Online tournament returns this Sunday, December 1, 2019.
Running up until Tuesday, December 10th, the flagship annual online event once again carries a $20,000,000 guaranteed prize pool that was debuted last year, with the buy-in raised to $10,300 to bring the MTT in line with all 2019 MILLIONS events – making it the largest online $10k+ poker buy-in event ever staged.
A host of promotions have run throughout the year to give players of all levels a chance to be a part of history, with $1,000,000 worth of free tickets given out to players in the past month alone for completing various missions. Get Your Free Entry Now.
More recently, partypoker announced a bonus cash prize of $1,000,000 that awaits the Day 1A poker chip leader should they go on to conquer the entire event outright, while the site’s #TeamMILLIONS last longer campaign promises a 2020 Caribbean Poker Party package for the player that either buys in directly or qualifies through a Sunday Final and posts the deepest run in the tournament.
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In addition, poker players can claim their share of hundreds in guaranteed seats in the days leading up to the online poker event with the launch of the operator’s Mega Satellite program this week, highlighted by two of the biggest satellites ever run by the site.
Sunday, December 1st and Sunday, December 8th will see a pair of $1,050 buy-in Mega Poker Satellites each guarantee 50 x $10,300 MILLIONS Online seats apiece at 17:00 GMT, equating to over $1,000,000 worth of guaranteed entries. partypoker has also recently added a further Day 1 flight to the event schedule to give even more players the chance to participate in this year’s showpiece event.
The many daily online poker satellites running on partypoker have earned 198 players their seats so far including Team partypoker’s Roberto Romanello, Renato Nomura and Richard Dubini, all looking to emulate last year’s winner, Manuel ‘Sheparentao’ Ruivo and turn their initial outlay into a life-changing score.
‘Last year’s MILLIONS Online made history as the single largest online poker tournament ever held, paying out a total $21,835,000 in prize money as it exceeded all expectations in smashing the $20,000,000 guarantee. As mentioned, the event was eventually won by Manuel ‘Sheparentao’ Ruivo for $2,329,943.88, one of four millionaires made, with Pim ‘ForMatherRussia’ de Goede claiming second place worth $2,309,994 following a heads-up deal. See here for more info on MILLIONS Online.
What PartyPoker Pros Say
Team partypoker’s Richard Dubini said: “Yesterday I played the $109 satellite into the $530, where I won my seat to MILLIONS Online. “I am so excited; I really wanted to play the biggest tournament in the history of online poker. My goal is to reach the final table.”
John Duthie, chairman of partypoker LIVE, said: “If you’re chip leader after Day 1A, and you win it, you’re gonna add another million? That’s just crazy. That’s crazy!” British pro Niall Farrell joked: “I’d get out of bed for four million!” Please note that any deal made during MILLIONS Online would result in forfeiture of the $1,000,000 cash bonus.