PokerStars offering WCOOP Seat just for taking Quiz

If you’re tired of satelliting into poker tournament after poker tournament in hopes of winning a big prize package, you might want to take a look at the deal that PokerStars is offering.  PokerStars is giving every member a chance to win a $5,200 World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) Main Event seat just for taking a quiz. 

The way this quiz opportunity works is that you first need to complete the poker download of PokerStars.  After you’ve downloaded the poker software and have signed up, you can look for the quiz in the poker lobby.  The holdem poker quiz contains basic questions about PokerStars, pro players, and the WCOOP so it’s simple and fun.  After you’re finished with the quiz, you just need to submit your user ID and wait for the results.

Even if you don’t win one of the $5,200 WCOOP Main Event seats, you could still win a seat in another WCOOP tourney.  Of course, the big prize is the WCOOP Main Event seat since this tournament let online poker players play for a huge prize pool worth $10,720,000 in 2009.  Yevgeniy ‘Jovial Gent’ Timoshenko was the biggest winner in this tournament as he took first place and pocketed $1,715,200. 

The same huge prize pool is going to be offered in the 2010 WCOOP Main Event since $10 million is already guaranteed.  Going beyond the Main Event, a total of $50 million is guaranteed for the remaining poker games – although the total amount given away is expected to be much more than this. 

The WCOOP will be running throughout the month of September with the Main Event happening on September 26th.  Of course, if you want to win one of the $5,200 Main Event seats through the PokerStars quiz, you need to sign up and take the quiz by September 14th.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *