888poker Announces $3 Million GTD XL Inferno Series

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XL Inferno at 888 Poker888poker is hosting a new XL Inferno online poker series that will pay out more than $3,000,000 in guaranteed prize money over 34 events. The series will run from May 10 thru May 20 and features added bonuses in the form of extra cash for players who can win multiple tournaments.

888Poker‘s XL Inferno is highlighted by a wide variety of buy-ins, promising action for everyone no matter how large or small your bankroll may be. For instance, low stakes players will be pleased to know that the Mini Tune Up event set for May 13 comes with an entry fee of only $12, but features $50,000 in guaranteed prize money. Or a seat at the $15,000 Mini Crazy 8 the day before is just $8.80.

On the other end of the spectrum is the $1,050 Main Event on Sunday, May 20 that will result in at least $1,000,000 landing in player accounts. 888poker’s last $1 million GTD Main Event saw the guarantee surpassed when 1,002 entries bought in, with ‘Pepepepepe’ from Argentina topping the field to earn $183,867.

Three Main Events

In addition to the $1 million Main Event, XL Inferno includes the guarantees of a $200,000 Mini Main Event and a $50,000 Micro Main Event on the same day. The triumverate of Main Events are the highlight of the series and are the final tournaments on the schedule. The buy-ins for the Mini Main and Micro Main are $160 and $30, respectively.

Other tournaments that players with sizeable bankrolls may want to keep an eye on are the $200,000 Whale on Saturday, May 13 for a $1,050 entry fee. The $200,000 Tune Up starting an hour earlier features a buy-in of just$160.

Tuesday, May 15 is high roller day as 888poker will host the XL Inferno $200,000 High Roller, the $100,000 Mini High Roller, and the $30,000 Late High Roller. The buy-ins for each, respectively, are $2,600, $215, and the more affordable $160.

Satellites to XL Inferno tournaments are available right now at 888poker for as little as a penny ($0.01).

Bonus Cash for Winning More Than One Tournament

There is added incentive to win multiple XL Inferno events as the winner of two tournaments receives a bonus of $1,000. If you manage to top the field three times, an award of $10,000 will be bestowed upon you.

A four times winner will pocket $100,000, while a 5-time XL Inferno champion will become an instant millionaire with a whopping $1,000,000 bonus. Those are all in addition to tournament prize money winnings.

888poker is also running a “Reach the Final Table” promo during XL Inferno that is worth a $600 tournament ticket for players who land at at least three final tables. Finish “In the Money” in eight or more tournaments for a $215 tournament ticket.

Finally, all XL Inferno winners will receive a ticket to the Champion of Champions tournament where some huge prizes will be awarded. The prizes include 2018 WSOP packages to the top three finishers and a bunch of other tourney tickets of various denominations.

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