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Irish Winter Festival Poker Schedule Released Announces Return Of Blind Man’s Bluff, Mythical, Pot-Limit Omaha And Turbo Events


Blind Man's has announced the full schedule for the 2011 Irish Winter Festival taking place from October 28 to 31, 2011 at the Burlington Hotel Dublin.

The schedule sees the welcome return of the Blind Man’s Bluff World Championship, and Irish Mythical Championship, as well as pot-limit Omaha and a turbo no-limit hold’em event

The line up of events looks like this:
Fri. Oct 28: Irish Winter Festival Super Satellite — €100 + €10
Sat. Oct 29: Irish Winter Festival Main Event (3 Day Event) — €1,000 + €100
€200 Turbo NLH Freezeout — €200 + €20
Sun. Oct 30: €400 NLH Freezeout (2 Day Event) — €400 + €40
€200 Pot Limit Omaha (2 Day Event) — €200 + €20
Blind Mans Bluff World Championship — €100 + €10
Mon Oct 31: €150 NLH Freezeout — €150 + €15
Irish Mythical Championship — €100 + €10

Paddy Power, communications manager at the site, said, “It’s that time of year again and we are excited to announce the Irish Winter Festival 2011 full schedule of events. I look forward to once more watching the comical and chaotic event that is the Blind Man’s Bluff World Championship, and am I interested to see who will take home the title of Irish Winter Festival 2011 Champion and a wad of cash to boot.

“It would be nice to follow the success of the Irish Open and have not only an Irish winner but also a qualifier take the crown.”

Online qualifiers are underway for this event at with the main weekly events on Sunday and Monday evening.

Last year Nicholas Newport won the Irish Winter Festival main event, the Irish Master, collecting €125,000.

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