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St. Patrick's Day Irish Open Satellite for London Vic

PaddyPowerPoker Hosts Five Guaranteed Package Irish Open Re-Buy Super Satellite in London's Victoria Casino on March 17


London to Host Irish Open Super Satellite on St. Patrick's yesterday announced it would be hosting a special St. Patrick’s Night satellite for the upcoming Irish Open in conjunction with London’s Grosvenor Victoria Casino on March 17 at 7:45 p.m..

Five packages worth £3,600 will be guaranteed on the night and the buy-in will be £100 with rebuys. Players can buy in direct or qualify through online satellites at

Eric Booth, head of poker at the site said, “It is great to partner with such a legendary poker venue as the Vic to facilitate this live Irish Open 2010 super satellite. With 5 Irish Open packages guaranteed we should see a big turnout; the Vic is the spiritual home of London poker and favourite haunt of former Irish Open champ Neil Channing so there’s nowhere better for our London super sat to run!”

The Irish Open takes place from April 2 to 5 in Dublin’s Burlington Hotel and last year was won by Swede Christer Johansson.