MTTPOKER league was formed in May 2009 after running the highly successful Paddy Power Charity Open. The event which was held in the Normandy hotel in Renfrew was attended by 1176 players over the 4 heats with the winner Fiona 'Oany' Craig gaining entry to the 2010 Paddy Power Irish Open. The event raised £15,000 for The Erskine Hospital a charity that provides care for war veterins. The event was the largest live poker event held in the UK. More details about this event are available from http://www.mttpoker.com/content/affiliates/
MTTP Ltd operate a free to play poker league in which players play for points to gain entry into regional and national events. New players can register by filling in a registration form available here http://www.mttpoker.com/join/ or at any of our events. All venues are run by a TD (Tournament Director) who will be happy to assist you with registering for the league.
MTTPOKER charge our venues based on the number of players attending the nightly events. This allows players to play poker in their local pub for FREE. In return we ask that players purchase a few drinks while playing poker. The money raised by MTTPOKER is then used to fund our Regional & National prizepools.
Players play out nightly venues to acquire points over a 2 monthly period. These points are entered onto the Master Leaderboard At the end of the 2 monthly period players can qualify for the Regional Final based on the points they have scored. The points structure and Master Leaderboard can be found here;Points Structure / Master League Table
All venue champions (VC) are entered into a VC leaderboard with the top 15 (changing to 11 from Oct/Nov 2012) automatically qualifying for the Regional Final. The VC leaderboard can be found hereVenue Champions Table
All players average score is automatically calculated based on the points received divided by their games played. The top 10 (8 from Oct/Nov 2012) average points scorers who have played 8 games or more over the 2 monthly qualification period receive entry to the Regional Final. Players can sort the mater league table to view by average points.The master league table can be found here.Master League Table
All players points over the 2 monthly period are added together on the leaderboard with the top 20 games counting towards their overall total. The remaining 35 (28 from Oct/Nov 2012) places for the Regional Final will be filled in leaderboard order based on these points totals. The master league table can be found here;Master League Table
Players can only qualify once, after players have qualified their name will be removed from subsequent lists allowing the next available player to qualify.
Reserves are permitted to the Regional Finals in leaderboard order if all qualifying players do not attend. Reserves must have played 5 games during the qualification period.
2 monthly Regional Finals with a £1000 prize pool & trophy * This may be adjusted at any time.
Annual National Final with a £4000+ prize pool & trophies *This may be adjusted at any time.
Nightly bonuses at venues (player funded)
MTTPOKER have sourced casino grade poker equipment to ensure our players gain the maximum enjoment out of playing our events.
MTTPOKER produce a bi monthly Newsletter and will regularly email & SMS message our players to ensure they are kept informed of developments within the league.
MTTPOKER encourage beginners to sit down and play poker. We will actively help players learn the game of poker & have sections within our Website and Forum devoted to helping players improve their poker skills. We encourage players to discuss styles of play and poker hands to aid their learning process.