Team Poker Cup

In partnership with, Cercle Gaillon is running the Team Poker Cup event on Saturday, March 12 in Paris, with a total guaranteed prize pool worth €100,000. At the end of the live tournament, which gathers together the cream of the French poker scene, the best French pro poker team will be awarded the first-ever Team Poker Cup trophy.

All teams taking part will be made of three players: a professional poker player, and two amateurs. Three live Sit & Gos will run simultaneously. The starting stack will be 10,000 chips, and the rounds will be 30 minutes each.

The winning team will be awarded the cup with their names engraved, and keep it all year long until next year's event in 2012. Individual performances will also be rewarded, and the winner of each tournament will receive a medal.

The total prize-pool is worth €100,000 and will be divided as follows:

  • €33,900 for the player leader board and
  • €66,100 for the team leader board.

The buy-in for this live team event is €5,000 + 300, and includes the invitation for the two non-professional poker players who qualified online on They will be staying at the California Hotel on March 12. The Team Poker Cup package is worth €2,000 , and includes the €1,767 buy-in, hotel room and €233 for travel expenses.

How to Play

There are two ways you can win a package on


Besides the FPS Grand Final package, the winner of February's Monthly TLB will also be qualified to be part of the team for the Team Poker Cup live event. Click on Tournament Leader Board to find out how you can reach the top spot of this month's TLB.

- Team Poker Cup satellite tournaments

From February 16-March 2, qualify online on with our Step System and the Team Poker Cup satellites.

QualifiersBuy-inTime & DatePrize
Turbo Tournament €1 + Rebuy 20:00 CET
3 seats guaranteed for the Team Poker Cup online Final
3x Turbo Tournament €2 + Rebuy 18:00 CET
2 seats guaranteed for the Team Poker Cup online Final
Turbo Tournament €20 21:00 CET
February 20 and 27
2 seats guaranteed for the Team Poker Cup online Final
Team Poker Cup
online Final
€100 20:00 CET
Wednesday 2 March
1 Team Poker Cup €2,000 package guaranteed

Open the lobby and click on the "Event" > "Special" tabs to get the list of all qualifiers available from just €1 or 1 FPP.

If you have any questions regarding the Team Poker Cup promotion, please send an email to