PokerStars Set to Host Women Live Caribbean Adventure 2012
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January 12, 2012
In the New Year, one of the most interesting events that will take place at PokerStars is Women Live Caribbean Adventure. This is a poker series that is held exclusively for women across the globe. The events take place in various destinations. Women Live will be a part of the PCA 2012 tournament that will take place on Paradise Island, Bahamas. Players get the chance to meet other top poker players in the world, when they participate in the tournament. A few of the top female poker players are also members of the Pro Team at the poker site. Vanessa Russo and Liv Boeree are among them.
$3,250 Worth Prize Package to Main Event
The event will commence on the 12th of January and will go on till the 14th of the month. In addition to getting the chance to rub shoulders with some of the best professional poker players in the world, members of the poker site will also get to play top-level games. Through the promotion, players have the chance to win as much as $3,250 as a package to the Main Event. Players can win the package by playing in satellite qualifiers that are taking place on the site.
The package will comprise the buy-in to the Main Event. Accommodation for three nights in a luxury hotel and money for taking care of expenses (that amount to $1,000), will also be part of the prize package. Members of PokerStars have the chance to win these packages for free. Some of the destinations where the previous Women Live events have taken place are Madrid, London and Monte Carlo.
Winners of Weekly Finals get Prize Package
The entries to the poker event closed on the 31st of December. To enter the qualifiers, players had to buy-in for $215. The prize awarded to the top players in the weekly finals of the qualifier was a package for each prize pool that was worth $3,250. Players, who have made their way to the main event after winning a package, will go up against each other on the 12th of January.
The previous PCA event that took place was in October 2011. In it, Jan Combes claimed the first place and ₤8,700. In January 2011, Kristin Bihr won the poker event. She walked away with nearly $30,000 in prize money. The second place was bagged by Lauren Kling who took home almost $19,000.
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