The MPN Poker Tour was founded in May 2014 and expanded from a small festival in London to a huge international poker series in 12 months.
MPN, formerly known as the Microgaming Poker Network, recently told EU gambling news that it will make its first stop in Dublin as a part of the MPN Poker Tour. MPN is working with Gaming Association, a coalition of Irish poker promoters. Fintan Gavin of Gaming Association said it was a privilege to be able to help in promoting one of the most exciting poker festival that side of Europe.
The MPN Poker Tour begins on September 2nd and will end on September 6th 2015. There will be 15events with the main event being the MPNPT Irish Poker Cup. The latter has a guaranteed prize pool of EUR 250,000. The MPNPT Irish Poker Cup will be hosted at the Bewley’s Hotel. On September 2 there will be a EUR 500 MPNPT Irish Poker Cup Multi-day Event with a guaranteed prize pool of EUR 250,000.
EUR 1,500 package and huge prize pools guaranteed
Also on September 2 there will be a EUR 225 Irish Omaha Cup, a Multi-day Event, with a triple chance to win part of the guaranteed prize pool of EUR 10,000. Meanwhile the EUR 150 Dublin Poker Cup, a Multi-day Event, will take place on 5th of September. On the last day if the festival, September 6 there will be a EUR 10,000 Guaranteed prize pool of a EUR 120 buy in Monster Stack event. MPNPT’s biggest festival will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia where EU gambling laws prevail.
The Tbilisi festival will be held at the Tbilisi Sports Palace from May 28 – 31 and guarantees USD 400,000, including the USD 250,000 Main Event. This will be followed by online internet casino satellites to the Dublin Main Event later in May. Every EUR 1,500 package will feature an entry to the MPNPT Irish Poker Cup and the EUR 120 Monster Stack event. A 4- night stay at the hotel, a welcome drinks party and pocket money for travel and expenses are all part of the package.