JavaScript must be enabled for Sign In.
Please check your broswer settings.

Home \ Community \ Blogs \

@TheRoyalRaiser

Breaking PokerSchoolOnline News mostly with the odd bizarre post also!
Send PM
/Aug/2014

EPT SEASON 11 PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS

By: royalraise85 @ 09:33 (EDT) / 456 / Comment ( 0 )

The European Poker Tour, which is the world’s richest and most popular poker tour recently announced that it will introduce three new Player of the Year leader boards for the duration of Season 11. These three leader boards will use the Global Poker Index (GPI) formula for poker rankings. GPI is recognised as the world’s leading poker ranking authority.

Since the first season of the EPT, the tour has witnessed extraordinary growth and now encompasses events with a buy-in of just $100 all the way up to €100,000. Given the huge breadth of tournaments that are available to players, there will be three tiers of the Player of the Year contest in Season 11:

•                  EPT11 Player of the Year Gold

Includes all open events

•                  EPT11 Player of the Year Silver

Includes all open events with buy-in of US $4,000 and below

•                  EPT11 Player of the Year Bronze

Includes all open events with buy-in of US $600 and lower

It is expected that the winner of the Gold tier will be the player with the best results in EPT Main Events and High-Roller events, the winner of the Silver tier will likely be a player very successful at large side events, and the winner of the Bronze tier is likely to be a player who was successful at smaller side events.  Each winner will receive a customised trophy in recognition of their achievement.

“The European Poker Tour caters to an incredible spectrum of players of all skill levels and bankrolls, and we believe the Player of the Year should reflect that,” said Edgar Stuchly, President of the European Poker Tour. “Each stop of the EPT is a huge poker festival and this change allows us to recognise this diversity.”

“We are pleased to continue our relationship with the EPT,” said Alexandre Dreyfus, President of GPI. “I'm happy that the EPT and Global Poker Index continue to work together to establish industry standards. We share a vision and commitment to promote poker as a global and unified sport to a mainstream audience.”

 

In order to comment, you must login or register.
Take Quiz
New here? Take our Poker Assessment to start your education.
already a member? sign in here
JavaScript must be enabled for Sign In.
Please check your broswer settings.
Learn From basics to advanced strategy
Practice Improve your skills with our trainers
Win! Establish yourself as a winning player
/Featured Promotions/
Progressive Jackpot Progressive Jackpot Playing our new 'Scratch & Match' game is free and very easy. If you match 3 symbols you win a prize!!!! View details
Earn 10 Tournament Tickets Today! Earn 10 Tournament Tickets Today! Invite your friends to join Poker School and you could earn up to 10 tournament tickets as a reward! View details

Getting PokerStars is easy: download and install the PokerStars game software, create your free player account, and validate your email address. Clicking on the download poker button will lead to the installation of compatible poker software on your PC of 51.7 MB, which will enable you to register and play poker on the PokerStars platform. To uninstall PokerStars use the Windows uninstaller: click Start > Control Panel and then select Add or Remove programs > Select PokerStars and click Uninstall or Remove.

Copyright (c) PokerSchoolOnline.com. All rights reserved, Rational Group, Douglas Bay Complex, King Edward Road, Onchan, Isle of Man, IM3 1DZ. You can email us on support@pokerschoolonline.com