It's November 6th and that means that it is time for the biggest annual tournament hosted in Malta to begin. The Battle of Malta will have its very first playing day today, with tons of players having pre-registered, qualified online and live as well as people just showing up to register for the tournament today. Pokerlistings, who is hosting the tournament, hopes and believes that today will be sold out, having a total of 750 entries.
But how do you follow the action if you're not in Malta and can't just pop by the Portomaso Casino to rail your friends or the many celebrities and pro poker players participating? It's quite simple actually, as Pokerlistings and their renowned media team will be covering the event in all possible ways imaginable.
Pokerlistings have send a team of experienced live reporters to the tournament, who will blog live all days from the tournaments and post pictures, smaller interviews, notable and big hands, chip counts and follow all the pro's and celebrities up close. They start as soon as the tournament starts and they don't go home until the players do. You can follow the Pokerlistings Live Reporting right here.
But that's not all, because Pokerlistings either go big or go home. They have brought their amazing video team once again for the Battle of Malta, who will once again create funny, action-packed and thrilling video's from the tournament series and the parties hosted by Pokerlistings. You can see all video's from the Battle of Malta 2014 by Pokerlistings here.
If you're not into railing the action live, then you can also read the daily news updates posted by us and by Pokerlistings News, where we will recap the action from the previous day and have a look forward to the next playing day. Shortly put, you'll find all the news, updates and video clips that you could possibly want and need.
Battle of Malta by Pokerlistings is ready to start!
So get ready for four days of complete action, as the Battle of Malta starts! Up to 1,500 players are expected to come and pay the small buy-in to win their share of the €500,000 guaranteed prize pool, as well as play the great side-events and cash games running around the clock. If you want to play, but haven't registered yet, then I can tell you that the registration opens at 11.00 CET today at the casino and you can even still qualify for the tournament through the satellite tonight at the Portomaso Casino.
Below is the complete schedule so you can see what you can play or what you can rail from your computer:
Wednesday November 5th
Thursday November 6th
Friday November 7th
Saturday November 8th
Sunday November 9th
Good luck to all players participating in the Battle of Malta today or tomorrow and remember to post your hands on the social media's.