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World Poker Tour National Dublin Gets Underway

Irish Capital Hosts First Major Poker Festival Of 2013


The World Poker Tour hosts the first major poker tournament of 2013 in Dublin today, Thursday January 3, at Citywest Hotel in the Irish capital.

The event, sponsored by PKR, has a reduced buy in of €1,200 + €120 this year making it a National event rather than part of the main Tour.

The main event allows re-entries today only – players playing day 1B tomorrow cannot re-enter. Players start with 25,000 in chips and a one hour clock and registration is open until the end of level six.

There is also a Double Barrel High Roller tournament on Saturday January 5 with 30,000 in chips and a one hour clock.

Lat year the WPT Dublin was won by Dave Shallow.