PokerStars is bringing back the popular World Blogger Championship of Online Poker for a sixth consecutive year this January. The WBCOOP is open to any player who has a blog that has been online for at least two months and is updated on a regular basis.
A total of $58,000 worth of tickets to their annual Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) events available as prizes, the WBCOOP has become a popular annual event for PokerStars.
The WBCOOP kicks off with the following preliminary events:
Finish in the top 200 in any of the preliminary events, and you’ll earn your entry into the WBCOOP Main Event, which takes place on January 30th at 15:00 ET. Other prizes for the top 200 finishers in each preliminary event include SCOOP Tickets ranging in value from $11 to $215 as well as tickets to PokerStars popular Sunday Millions Tournament.
The WBCOOP Main Event will award prizes for the following finishers.
1st SCOOP Tickets valued at $2,760
2nd - 10th SCOOP Tickets valued at $2,010
11th - 36th SCOOP Tickets valued at $215
37th – 63rd SCOOP Tickets valued at $55
64th – 153rd SCOOP Tickets valued at $22
154th – 200th SCOOP Tickets valued at $11
201st – 250th SCOOP Tickets valued at $7.50
For the first time in the history of the WBCOOP, PokerStars is implementing a leader board for all WBCOOP events. At the conclusion of all seven WBCOOP events, the player atop the leader board will take home $5000 worth of PokerStars live event packages to the tournaments of their choice
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