The third festival of the 2017 Merit Poker Series, the Mediterranean Poker Cup, kicks off April 26 and runs through May 7 at the Merit Crystal Cove Casino and Resort, North Cyprus with over $1,000,000 in combined guarantees.

This 12-day poker festival is built around a 28-event schedule and features two $2,200 Main Events, both with $350,000 guaranteed.

Other significant tournaments featured in the schedule are the $800 Warm Up and $5K High Roller, both with $125,000 guaranteed, a whole range of bounty tournaments, which are the most popular format nowadays.

The Mediterranean Poker Cup will also include a variety of freerolls and satellites in addition to a $100 Ladies event.

Here’s the full festival schedule:

Date Time # Event Buy-In Guarantee Starting Chips
April 26 12 p.m. NL Welcome Freeroll to Event #1, R&A $50 Free $2,000 (1 Seat) 2K+3K+5K
1 p.m. 1 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup Main Event #1, Day 1A $2000+200 $350,000 30K
5 p.m. 2 NL Main Event Turbo Satellite to Day 1B, R&A $150+15 $8,800 (4 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
9 p.m. 3 NL Turbo Bounty ($200 KO) $500+50 $20,000 10K
April 27 1 p.m. 1 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup Main Event #1 Day 1B $2000+200 $350,000 30K
5 p.m. 4 NL Win The Button $200+20 $7,500 10K
7 p.m. NL Freeroll to Event # 5, R&A $25 Free $1,200, (2 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9 p.m. 5 NL Turbo Deep Stack $600+60 $25,000 15K
April 28 1 p.m. 1 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup Main Event #1 Day 2 $2000+200 $350,000 30K
5 p.m. 6 NL Irish Hold’em $300+30 $10,000 12K
7 p.m. NL Freeroll to Event # 7, R&A $20 Free $1,000 (4 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9 p.m. 7 NL Hold’em Re-buy & Add-on $250+25 $25,000 2K+3K+6K
April 29 1 p.m. 1 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup Main Event #1 Day 3 Closed $350,000 30K
5 p.m. 8 Omaha Pot Limit $500+50 $10,000 12K
9 p.m. 9 NL Bounty 6-max ($300 KO) $600+60 $30,000 10K
April 30 12 p.m. 1 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup Main Event #1 Final Day Closed $350,000 30K
1 p.m. 10 NL Warm Up Day 1A $730+70 $125,000 25k
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9 p.m. 11 NL Turbo $400+40 $15,000 12K
May 1 1 p.m. 10 NL Warm Up Day 1B $730+70 $125,000 25k
5 p.m. 12 PL Omaha Bounty ($200 KO) $500+50 $10,000 12K
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9 p.m. 13 NL Turbo Satellite to High Roller R&A $200+20 $10,000 (2 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
May 2 1 p.m. 10 NL Warm Up Day 2 $730+70 $125,000 25k
5 p.m. 14 NL Turbo Bounty ($200 KO) $400+40 $15,000 10K
6 p.m. BMC #1 NL Special BMC#1 Freeroll (Invitations only) R&A $50 Free $1,800 3K+4K+8K
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9 p.m. 15 NL Main Event#2 Super Satellite to Day 1A $400+40 $22,000 (10 Seats) 12K
12 p.m. 10 NL Warm Up, Final Day Closed $125,000 25k
May 3 1 p.m. 16 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup, Main Event #2 Day 1A $2,000+200 $350,000 30K
5 p.m. 17 NL Main Event Turbo Satellite Day to 1B, R&A $150+15 $8,800 (4 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9 p.m. 18 NL High Roller Super Satellite $500+50 $20,000 (4 Seats) 12K
May 4 1 p.m. 16 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup, Main Event #2, Day 1B $2,000+200 $350,000 30K
5 p.m. 19 NL HR Turbo Satellite in Day 1, R&A $200+20 $10,000 (2 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9:30 p.m. 20 NL Turbo Deep Stack $500+50 $20,000 15K
10 p.m. 21 NL High Roller Event 8- Max, Day 1 $4,700 + 300 $125,000 50K
May 5 1 p.m. 16 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup, Main Event #2, Day 2 $2,000+200 $350,000 30K
5 p.m. 22 NL HR Turbo Satellite in Day 2, R&A $200+20 $10,000 (2 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
8 p.m. NL Ladies Tournament $100 10K
9:30 p.m. 23 NL Hyper Turbo Deep Stack $400+$40 $15,000 20K
10 p.m. 21 NL High Roller Event 8- Max Day 2 $4,700 + 300 $125,000 50K
May 6 1 p.m. 16 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup Main Event #2 Day 3 Closed $350,000 30K
2 p.m. 24 NL Turbo Bounty ($200 KO) $500+50 $15,000 10K
6 p.m. 25 NL Turbo Satellite to Bounty 8-max Event R&A $50+5 $3,000 (3 Seats) 2K+3K+5K
9:30 p.m. 26 NL Bounty 8 max $500 KO $1,000+100 $35,000 17K
10 p.m. 21 NL High Roller Event 8- Max Day 3 $4,700 + 300 $125,000 50K
May 7 1 p.m. 16 NL Mediterranean Poker Cup Main Event #2 Final Day Closed $350,000 30K
2 p.m. 27 NL Irish Hold’em 6-Max $200+20 $5,000 15K
7 p.m. 28 NL Big ante (3 places paid) $250+25 $7,000 12K
8 p.m. 21 NL High Roller Event 8-Max Final Day Closed $125,000 50K

Preregistration packages include significant discounts for hotel rates. There’s a limited number and it’s first come, first served, so get booking and join in the game at the best value!

Merit Poker has been organizing poker series at Merit Crystal Cove Hotel since 2009, and apart from attractive prize pools, Merit Poker guarantees its participants a five-star holiday in one of the best resorts in North Cyprus.

Exciting poker action, cash games running 24 hours a day at a variety of stakes and all-inclusive treatment with a hot buffet, cigarettes and cigars, hot beverages, spirits and soft drinks in the poker room attract thousands of players every year.

Source:NYC Poker News