Piggs Peak Home of All Africa Poker Heads to the World Series of Poker 2009

The R3,500,000 All Africa Poker Tournament will be held from 26th February to 1st March 2009 at Piggs Peak Hotel and Casino, Swaziland. The Tournament is a re-buy tournament which will feature a guaranteed prize pool of Three and a Half Million Rand. The Main Event prize winner receives R1 Million and there are five packages to the 2009 World Series of Poker, valued at R150,000, up for grabs. Team All Africa Poker will be making their way to Las Vegas where the WSOP will be held mid 2009.

Piggs Peak, Swaziland, November 20, 2008 --(PR.com)-- The All Africa Poker Tournament R25,000 Buy-in, (R22,000 going to the prize pool and R3,000 for accommodation/food and beverage package) includes 1 Main Event AAPT seat, a starting chip stack of 5,000, 3 nights accommodation at Orion Piggs Peak Hotel & Casino for the player and one partner, all meals and drinks in the poker room.

There are unlimited re-buys and one add-on. Re-buys are R5,000 for 5,000 chips and the Add-on is R7,500 for 12,500 chips. 120 seats are available.

For players sharing a room at Orion Piggs Peak Hotel & Casino with another tournament player there will be a R2,500 rebate for each player.

The Main Event starts at 20:00 pm on Thursday, 26 February 2009 and the prize pool is broken down as follows:

R 1 Million + WSOP package valued at R150,000
R400,000 + WSOP package valued at R150,000
R250,000 + WSOP package valued at R150,000
R150,000 + WSOP package valued at R150,000
R125,000 + WSOP package valued at R150,000

There will also be a R350,000 Guaranteed Shootout Tournament with a R3,500 Buy-in for each sit & go. Sit & Go’s start as soon as sufficient players have been knocked out of the Main Event. There will be ten Sit & Go’s and the R350,000 Guaranteed Shootout tournament will commence once all the Sit & Go’s have been completed. The Prize pool will be finalized once the Sit & Go’s have been completed There will also be cash games through out the tournament.

All previous 15 tournaments have been over-subscribed, so avoid disappointment and book your seat today, by contacting Victoria on 0800 003549 or email victoriaw@piggspeak.com.

You can also win your seat by entering the SMS promotion - for more information on how to enter, go to www.allafricapoker.com.

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