Leading online poker room UB.com has announced that it will be holding satellite competitions next month to award multiple seats into the final event of the sixth edition of its UB.com Online Championship (UBOC) tournament series.
The closing $1,050 buy-in UBOC6 Championship Monster Stack no-limit hold’em event will take place on January 30 featuring a total prize pool at least one million dollars but UB.com is set to hold five satellite competitions next month awarding at least 135 spots.
Players can buy-in to these satellites for $109 with the first set to take place on January 2 from six o’clock in the afternoon New York time awarding five places. Subsequent events will take place on January 9, 16 and 23 from the same time while a final satellite will kick off on January 30 from one o’clock in the afternoon promising 80 seats.
“With only a little over three weeks to go until the first cards are dealt in UBOC6, the time is right for players to get excited about earning their online Championship seats at a fraction of the cost,” read a statement from UB.com released late last week.
“There are at least five separate multi-seat satellites scheduled for players to parlay their way into the January 30 $1050 buy-in no-limit hold’em Championship tournament for a much more modest $109 or check out the many satellite feeders for these starting as low as a tiny three dollars.”
In addition, UB.com stated that …