IrishEyesPoker.com will host the first ever SharkRankings.com Online Ranking Event.
Hot on the heels of the first Live National Ranking Event, this weekend’s WPT Dublin, SharkRankings.com are delighted to announce the first Online Ranking games for 2012.
The tournaments will be €33 (€30 + €3) deepstack freezeouts will be held nightly on www.IrishEyesPoker.com, with the first of these games taking place on Monday, 9th January at 8:15pm and continuing every night throughout the year, seven days a week.
With a deep starting stack of 3,000 chips and 12 minute levels these nightly games promise to be popular with the recreational and professional players alike.
SharkRankings.com Online Leaderboard points will be issued to all players who finish in the top 10% of the field in each tournament, with at least three players receiving points. Exact points for both online and live tournaments will be calculated based on the number of players, the prizepool / buyin of the tournament and the finishing position of each player.
As well as the bragging rights that go with being at the business end of the rankings, the top ten players in the overall Online Rankings on SharkRankings.com at the end of 2012 will be given free entry into the SharkRankings.com Final Freeroll for a guaranteed prizepool of €10,000. They will join with the champions of each live club, online site as well as the other National Leaderboards to fight for the added cash.
As if that wasn’t enough reason to take part in these games, should you have the wily skills and good fortune required to eliminate Dara ‘doke’ O’Kearney, captain of Team Irish Eyes Poker (Irish Eyes Username: okearney) from one of these nightly games you will be entered into a monthly freeroll with a free entry into the €100,000 guaranteed monthly game on IrishEyesPoker.com up for grabs.
There is no cost to players to participate in this added promotion. Further SharkRankings.com online games will be announced in due course.
Shark Rankings players can avail of a first deposit bonus of 100% match to your first deposited amount up to €1,000* (*paid out after 30 days at a rate of €10 per 200 vip points earn in that period). Just enter 'sharkrankings' as a signup code at registration or click here to register
SharkRankings.com Points Formula:
Players = Number of Players in Field
Position = Finishing Position of Player
Effective Buy-In = Total Prizepool / Number of Players
Formula = (10 * SQRT(Players) * (1 + CUBERT(Effective Buy-In))) / SQRT (Position)
The Top 10% of the field will receive ranking points (rounded up where necessary)
1st = 184
2nd = 130
3rd = 106
1st = 276
2nd = 195
3rd = 159
4th = 138
5th = 123
1st = 336
2nd = 238
3rd = 194
4th = 168
5th = 150
6th = 137
7th = 127