Frequently Asked Questions
How much is entry?
Players can buy in direct to Day 1s for €1,100 or players can qualify from as little as €0.01. You can also play Tournament Dollar satellites starting from just $1.10.
What exchange rate will I receive if I buy in with a different currency?
The exchange rate given by the software on that day. The tournament will be set in the local currency. Players who have their partypoker account set in the same currency will not be affected by exchange rates.
If I’m eliminated from a Day 1 can I enter another Day 1 on the following day?
Yes. You can play as many Day 1s as you wish.
Can I re-enter a Day 1 on the same day if I’m eliminated?
Yes. You can have one re-entry per Day 1 before the end of the late registration period.
How many chips will I receive for buying into Day 1 directly?
Players who buy into Day 1 will receive 100,000 chips.
What happens if I have multiple stacks going into Day 2?
Only your highest stack will be carried through to Day 2. All other stacks will be forfeit.
Does the Irish Open Main Event Play to the Money on Day 1?
Players must make Day 2 with chips to be eligible for min-cash. You may only cash once per tournament even if you have multiple stacks going into Day 2.
Are deals permitted?
Deals are permitted as per the partypoker deals policy.
How is the prize pool paid out?
The Tournament will solely run on partypoker and therefore all players will be paid online as standard.
Who can I contact for help?
If you have any further questions please feel free to get in touch by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Are there any specific satellites for this event?
There are specific satellites for the Irish Open Main Event running now on partypoker.
Players can play for as little as €0.01 to win a €1.10 Phase 1 ticket.
€1.10 Phase 1 > €11 Phase 2
€11 Phase 2 > Sunday Final to win a €1,100 Irish Open Seat (No Direct Buy In).
There are also satellites for other events in the Irish Open Festival running on partypoker, head to the lobby for more information.
Can I win multiple seats for the Irish Open?
You cannot win multiple seats for this event. Players must not win more that one ticket per Day 1. If a player wins a Day 1A ticket and is eliminated they can play satellites for Day 1B or Day 1C but must only hold 1 satellite ticket at a time.
If a player does win 2 tickets, they must use them both before the end of late registration of that particular Day 1 or the second ticket will be forfeit and no alternative ticket, cash or tournament dollars will be offered. Unused Day 1A tickets will NOT be converted for Day 1B, or Day 1C even if the player is eliminated after Late Registration.
Can I use T$ to buy in to this event?
Yes, you can use T$ to buy-in to this event. If you do not have enough T$ to buy-in in full, you must ensure that there are enough funds in your partypoker account to make up the difference.
How can I win T$?
Players can win T$ every day in T$ satellites on partypoker. They will go into your account immediately.
Can I sell or transfer my T$ to another player?
Players are not able to sell or transfer their T$ to another player.
How long do I have to use my T$?
All T$ have a 12-month expiry.
If I buy into an event with T$ and decide not to play the event, will my buy-in be refunded?
If a player buys in with T$ and does not want to play the event, they can contact support staff for a full refund into their partypoker account.
What can I use T$ for?
T$ can be used for tournament entry and this includes satellites and T$ satellites.
How do I buy in to this event using T$?
If you want to play a Day 1 with your T$, you may buy into tournament as normal on the partypoker client, your T$ will be deducted before any cash balance. Live chat customer services can help you with this should you need assistance.
I qualified via T$, can I choose which Day 1 I want to play?
Yes, T$ are a flexible currency and can be used to buy into any Day 1.
PP LIVE Dollars
Can I use PP LIVE Dollars to buy in to this event?
Yes, you can use PP LIVE Dollars to buy in to this event and all side events on the schedule.
How can I win PP LIVE Dollars?
Players can no longer win PP LIVE Dollars. However, they can win Tournament Dollars in the T$ satellites on partypoker. This partypoker currency is more flexible than PP LIVE Dollars and can be used for all live and online tournaments, including satellites.
Can I sell or transfer my PP LIVE Dollars to another player?
Players are not able to sell or transfer their PP LIVE Dollars to another player.
If I buy into an event with PP LIVE Dollars and decide not to play the event, will my buy-in be refunded?
If a player buys in with PP LIVE Dollars and does not want to play the event they can contact support staff for a full refund into their PP LIVE Dollar wallet.
What can I use PP LIVE Dollars for?
PP LIVE Dollars can be used for tournament entry for this event.
How do I buy in to this event using PP LIVE Dollars?
Visit the schedule page and on the left side of the page there is an option to buy in to all events, you can request an Online ticket to buy-in.
I qualified via a PP LIVE Dollars satellite, can I choose which Day 1 I want to play?
Yes, PP LIVE dollars are a flexible currency and can be used to buy into any Day 1.