• Bets10 / POKER / Our tournaments

    About

    Tournaments are competition Poker tables. The object of the game is to consistently finish with a stronger poker hand than your opponents', and win the first prize. Tournament games are played until one Player has won all the chips.

    All game types in Bets10 Texas Poker can be played as Single Table tournaments or Multi-Table tournaments.
    Tournament poker uses the rules of the Poker game played, but there are tournament specific rules that apply. For more information, see the Tournament Rules section.

    Players can choose to play at the following tournament table types:

    • Single Tournaments
    • Multi-Table Tournaments

    Single Table Tournaments

    Single Table Tournaments are tournaments that only require one table. The number of Players required to start the tournament is limited.

    Single Table tournaments run continuously, provided that the required number of Players have joined the tournament.

    Single Table Tournaments are displayed in the Choose Your Game box in the Lobby. You may join the tournament at any time. Once the minimum number of Players required has joined the tournament, the tournament begins.

    Note:
    • Tournament poker games use the rules of the Poker game played, but there are tournament specific rules that apply.
    • To join a Single Table Tournament you follow the same procedure as joining a normal Poker game, except when you sit down at a Single Table Tournament you must pay a fixed buy-in amount.

    Multi-Table Tournaments

    Multi-Table Tournaments are Scheduled Tournaments and Sit and Go Tournaments that consist of one or more tables to accommodate each Player that registers for the tournament.

    All game types in Bets10 Texas Poker can be played as a Multi-Table Tournament.

    Sit and Go Tournaments are displayed in the Multi-Table game type option in the Choose Your Game box in the Lobby. You may join the tournament at any time. Once the minimum number of Players required has joined the tournament, the tournament begins.

    Multi-Table Tournaments are displayed in the Multi-Table game type option in the Choose Your Game box in the Lobby. When the tournament is open for registration, you may then register for the tournament. The tournament begins at the specified start time.

    Note:
    You can join the tournament once it has started.

    The maximum number of Players that can enter the tournament may be limited or not, depending on the tournament.

    The number of prize positions offered in a tournament determines the minimum number of Players required for the tournament to begin. For example, if a tournament offers prizes for first, second and third place in the tournament, the tournament requires a minimum of three Players to begin. If the minimum number of Players required have not registered at the time the tournament is scheduled to begin, the tournament is automatically canceled. All buy-in amounts and entrance fees are refunded to your accounts.

    To play in a tournament that you have registered for, you must log on to Bets10 Poker system prior to the tournament's start time on the appropriate day. Once the tournament is open, you are automatically seated at the table to play.

    As Players are eliminated from the tournament, remaining Players are moved and tables are consolidated, until only one table remains in the tournament. This is known as Table Balancing.

    Note:
    • The tournament does not begin until the specified tournament start time.
    • The maximum number of Players that can join a Multi-Table tournament may be limited or not, depending on the specific tournament requirements.
    • If the minimum number of Players required have not registered at the time the tournament is scheduled to begin, the tournament is automatically canceled.