€650,000 Premium Chase from Bet365 Poker


January 8, 2014

€650,000 Premium Chase Bet365 PokerThere are some great milestones coming up at Bet365 Poker and they have set up a promotion that means we can all enjoy the party with some of us getting great prizes just for playing, these prizes are on top of any winnings, so all players are in with a chance of getting their share of the extra €650,000 they will be awarding.

There are a couple of ways to cash in on this promotion, you need to opt in and join the chase for gold coins in the Premium Chase and you need to opt in and get lucky by playing when a milestone is reached with the Milestone Draw.

€650,000 Premium Chase

Opt in and join the €650,000 Premium Chase, the top 5,000 players get a prize, check the current prize pool and check your current status in the chase online, unfortunately although mobile players can join the chase they can’t see this info on their devices.

This chase will end when the prize pool reaches €500,000.

Your position in the chase is decided by how many Coins you have.  You need to earn Merit Points to get these Coins. The number of Coins required to increase your prize is shown in the poker lobby.

Play at Premium Table cash games and earn Coins twice as fast.  Cash tables with stakes up to $2/$4, £2/£4 or €2/€4 are included. Every other variation and limit counts, including Pot Limit Omaha.

Merit Points

The way Bet365 Poker award Merit Points is for every $1 tournament fee or rake you pay you earn 15 Merit Points. When at a cash table you earn Merit Points at a rate of 15 for every $1 of attributed rake.  The counted rake for each player is set at the maximum of $2.50, so in any single hand so you can earn up to 37.5 points.

Non Premium Games

For most of the promotion you will get at half a Coin for every Merit Point you earn on non Premium games.

  • From Friday the 17th January to Thursday 23rd January Merit Points are worth 0.625 Coins.
  • From Friday the 14th February to Thursday the 20th February each Merit point will result in 0.75 Coins.
  • From Friday the 14th March to Thursday the 20th March each Merit point will result in 1 Coin.

Premium Games

For most of the promotion on Premium you will get one Coin for every Merit Point you earn.

  • From Friday the 17th January to Thursday 23rd January Merit Points are worth 1.25 Coins.
  • From Friday the 14th February to Thursday the 20th February each Merit point will result in 1.5 Coins.
  • From Friday the 14th March to Thursday the 20th March each Merit point will result in 2 Coins.

Once the chase is over the prizes will arrive within 24 hours, if you don’t log in for a full week after the chase has ended you lose your prize.

Milestone Draw

Opt in and you are in with a chance of winning one of the 300 prizes when each milestone is reached. Each €50,000 milestone will result in 300 prizes being awarded, together these prizes are worth €15,000 for every milestone.

To be entered for each draw you need to earn at least one coin in the 24 hours before the milestone is reached and you need to be logged in when the milestone is reached.

Milestone Prizes

  • 1st to 10th get €210 or if a UK player an iPad mini Wi-Fi Model with 16GB storage if you prefer.
  • 11th to 20th get a €150 bonus
  • 21st to 30th receive a €125 bonus
  • 31st to 50th place win a bonus of €100
  • 51st to 75th placed players will get a €75 bonus
  • 76th to 125th get a bonus worth €50
  • 126th to 200th get €25
  • 201st to 300th get €10

The draws will take place within 24 hours of each milestone being reached.

Within 48 hours of the draw any bonus cash will be in your account.

Within 24 hours of being awarded the UK iPad prize players will be contacted by email, if you don’t get back to them within 72 hours you will automatically get the cash alternative. If you choose the iPad you should get it within 14 days.

New players

New players at Bet365 Poker can join the chase and be in with a chance of getting a Milestone prize, new players also get a welcome bonus of 200% worth up to $1000 on their first deposit, new players from the UK also get a $5 no deposit bonus.  Use the bonus code 365VIP.

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