home casinos play poker play bingo play instant win games gambling news archive forums
- -
Bookmark current page
→ casino
→ online casino
→ online poker
→ poker
  Recommended Sites
  Featured Partner
Gambling Articles
Gambling Experts
News Archive
Contact Us
Bingo Aff Program Gambling News Archive $250,000 freeroll coming to New Jersey

Nine-event tournament series for residents of The Garden State is promising to hand out a minimum of $1 million in cash early next year.

Tuesday 26th November 2013

To celebrate its recent launch in New Jersey, the World Series Of Poker (WSOP) will be holding the nine-event New Jersey Online Championships Tournament Series in January promising $1 million in total cash prizes. Owned by Caesars Entertainment Corporation, WSOP went live with a real-money online poker offering in September for those living in Nevada and last week began trialling similar services for residents of New Jersey at, and Open only to players physically located within the borders of New Jersey, the online tournament series is scheduled to begin on January 19 with the $250,000 Invitational Freeroll. To take part for free, competitors must sign-up and download software from before December 9 while a minimum deposit of $10 will be required for competitors registering from December 10 to January 16. This initial free event is to be followed on January 20 by a $215 buy-in no-limit hold‘em re-buy and add-on online tournament featuring a guaranteed pot of $50,000 while January 21 will see a $109 buy-in pot-limit Omaha re-buy and add-on competition with at least $25,000 guaranteed. The online action will continue on January 22 with a $215 buy-in no-limit hold‘em tournament featuring a guaranteed pot of $30,000 before the next day sees a similar event with a $109 buy-in and promising $25,000. There is to be a $215 buy-in no-limit hold‘em six-maximum online tournament with at least $50,000 in the prize pot on January 24 while a buy-in of $109 will see residents of The Garden State secure entry into a no-limit hold‘em event the subsequent day promising a minimum prize pool of $70,000. is to host a $530 buy-in no-limit hold‘em tournament for New Jerseyans on January 26 featuring a minimum of $250,000 in the prize pot before the New Jersey Online Championships Tournament Series draws to a close on February 2 with a freeroll promising $250,000 in total cash awards. The $250,000 Invitational Freeroll is the first of a series of nine tournaments called the New Jersey Online Championships Tournament Series that culminate with the $250,000 Online Championship Freeroll for everyone who played in one of the previous eight tournaments,” read a statement from the WSOP.

Source: OnlineCasinoNews

  • Back to archive index
  • Submit a press release

    Discuss this story in the Gambling Forum. Last 5 Posts:
    Sunday 26th February, 2017:   Horse Race betting
    Friday 24th February, 2017:   Poker Websites
    Thursday 23rd February, 2017:   UEFA Europa League
    Wednesday 22nd February, 2017:   UEFA Champione Leugue
    Wednesday 22nd February, 2017:   Hi - How to make good money online!