William Hill Poker Tournaments

Tournament poker players want to be where the action is. They want good sized fields, valuable prizes, reasonable buy-ins and, most of all, a chance of winning! This is why so many poker players participate in William Hill Poker tournaments, where the quality of play has not traditionally been that high and where they do not have to overcome twenty thousand other hopefuls to creep into the bubble and receive double their buy-in for five hours work!

William Hill Poker has been one of the leading contributors of traffic to the iPoker Network since it first joined the group in 2008 and has been partly responsible for the network´s ongoing success. Being able to import William Hill´s existing poker player database was a huge boost to iPoker, who were able to increase the number of tournaments and the prizes available in them due to the influx of new players. iPoker are now the biggest poker network in the world.

Finding William Hill Poker Tournaments

Finding tournaments to enter on the William Hill poker site is not at all difficult. At all times of the day there is a healthy volume of traffic on the site, and so tournaments are schedule for players in Canada, Asia and Australia – as well as night-owls or early risers in the UK. Often the choice of what is available can be over-awing and it can be useful to take advantage of the menu panel and filters offered with the software to isolate the games you perform best in.

William Hill Sit ´n´ Go Poker Tournaments

These are often the most popular William Hill Poker tournaments outside of the freerolls. Ideal for people who do not have a lot of time to enter a long multi table poker tournament, Sit ´n´ Go games are usually over within an hour. There are also available at all stake levels, so you can get involved from as little as $0.10 all the way up to $5,000.00.

William Hill Sit ´n´ Go poker tournaments also form part of their “Steps” program in which you elevate up the ranks as you perform well in the games, and there are also “Jackpot” Sit ´n´ Go tournaments – where the winners of a series of games collects a jackpot prize! The most populated games are the William Hill Double or Nothing SnGs, in which half the field double their buy-in, while the losing half have to try again.

Scheduled William Hill Poker Tournaments

Finding the right scheduled William Hill Poker tournament requires a little bit of navigation through the poker lobby. Using the filters, you can select just those William Hill Poker tournaments which are going to start in the next hour, those within a certain buy-in range or those which are re-buys or freezeouts. You can also register for one tournament and then “unregister” (before the game commences) if you find another that would suit you better.

Feature tournaments take place each evening with valuable guaranteed prize funds of up to $60,000. On a Sunday evening this prize pool grows to $200,000, but valuable tournaments take place throughout the day – often with guaranteed minimum prize funds and sometimes undersubscribed. It is well worth browsing through the William Hill Poker tournament lobby to seek out undersubscribed tournaments, as these represent incredible value to anybody who cashes in them.

William Hill Satellite Poker Tournaments

Satellite poker tournaments are those which qualify the winners to take their place in a higher level event or the final of a major tournament series. Satellites for the William Hill Feature poker tournaments take place throughout the day as do qualifiers for major live events such as the GUKPT series, the Irish Winter Festival and certain WPT events.

Many of the William Hill satellite poker tournaments are arranged in order to allow everybody a chance to qualify, irrespective of their bankroll. Steps programs starting from a buy-in as little as $0.02 can take you through several stages until you reach a valuable target event. The potential for investing $0.02 and winning a prize in excess of $35,000 is one of the reasons that so many people choose to play William Hill poker tournaments.

William Hill Freeroll Poker Tournaments

William Hill Poker also hosts its own selection of freeroll tournaments – opportunities for poker players to start their bankroll from scratch or enhance what they already have with no buy-in. These freeroll poker tournaments may sometimes be limited to certain levels of the William Hill Poker reward scheme or to people who have recently made a deposit, but you can easily find which William Hill freeroll poker tournaments you are eligible to enter in the tournament lobby.

In addition to hosting freeroll tournaments, William Hill Poker also has tournaments exclusively for its members. Many of these can be entered using WH Points collected to redeem a welcome or reload bonus and they often have reasonable prize money. Even William Hill Poker tournaments for which you have to pay an entry fee can be worthwhile to enter as William Hill contributes added prize money – again representing value to anybody who cashes in the event.

William Hill Poker Tournament Summary

Inasmuch as playing on William Hill Poker has always been a rewarding experience, there has never been a better time to register an account. The number and value of tournaments on the iPoker network is continuing to increase due to the demise of Full Tilt Poker, and William Hill Poker are once again attracting new players to the network with their fantastic £1,250 Welcome Bonus.

This bonus is available to all new poker players on the William Hill poker site who download the free software and register an account using the link at the foot of the page. Once you have made your first deposit, William Hill Poker will match it up to £1,250 and give you sixty days in which to collect the required number of WH Points to clear the bonus. Bonus amounts are released into your account in $5.00 increments, so you have nothing to lose by depositing the full amount and trying to get as close to the maximum before time runs out!