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Win WSOP Main Event Seat With Ninth Annual Poker4Life Charity Poker Championship

Tournament Benefits The Buoniconti Fund In Search For A Cure For Paralysis

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On Thursday, April 24 in New York City, the ninth annual Poker4Life Charity Poker Championship will kick off, awarding over $25,000 in prizes.

The $350 buy-in tournament, which benefits the Buoniconti Fund in searching for a cure for paralysis, will award the top two finishers seats into the $10,000 World Series of Poker main event. Third place will take home a $3,500 entry into an upcoming Foxwoods or Borgata tournament and the rest of the top 10 will also take home prizes such as diamond earrings, hotel stays and even be able to fly a fighter jet for a day.

All entries include a cocktail reception. Those who want to attend the cocktail reception but don’t wish to play in the tournament can purchase tickets for $100.

The doors for the event will open at 6 p.m. at The Tunnel on The Waterfront and the cards will be in the air by 7 p.m. Players can utilized unlimited $250 rebuys during the first hour, with one $250 add-on allowed after the rebuy period is over.

A Look at the 2013 Poker4Life FieldThose who register by Friday, April 18 will automatically be entered into a drawing for a $1,500 Borgata tournament entry.

The Tunnel is located at 222 12th Avenue, between 27th and 28th street. For more information, visit the Poker4Life homepage or email info@poker4life.org. You can also visit on Facebook.

Be sure to register today and come stack your chips with local celebrities, models, athletes and professional poker players for a great cause.