PokerListings Battle of Malta: Last Chance to Go All-in and Join the Battle!

Press Release   •   Aug 30, 2013 05:44 EDT

ST.JULIANS, Malta, August 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/PokerListings/ -- The Battle of Malta 2013 presented by is only a few short weeks away (Sept. 26-29) and promises to be the most player-friendly, social and fun live poker tournament of the year. 

Set under the hot Mediterranean sun, players from all over the globe, together with some of the top names in the game, will gather at the Portomaso Casino tables and battle for a slice of the €200,000 guaranteed prize pool. It's almost shuffle-up and deal time, so now is your last chance to reserve your seat to the Main Event!

Battle of Malta - The Ultimate Poker Vacation

The Battle of Malta is more than a poker tournament - it's the ultimate poker vacation, located in one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations - amid the luxurious hotels and harbour-side restaurants with plenty of VIP parties and side-events just a heartbeat away. It's poker fun in the sun, plenty of money to be won and good times for everyone!

The allure of playing a big-feel event at a low price with the likes of Daniel "Jungleman12" Cates and Johannes Strassman has proved too tempting with only limited spots remaining in the tournament. Luckily PokerListings is offering two Battle of Malta Packages, including a new lower-priced "Friend Package":

Battle of Malta Package (limited) €1,400

  • 4 Nights at the 5-Star Corinthia Hotel in Malta
  • Battle of Malta Main Event Buy-In (worth €550)
  • Daily Breakfast & Buffet Meals
  • Access to Exclusive Side Events & Giveaways
  • Invite to the BOM Opening Cocktail Party at Villa Rosa.
  • Invite to a Special VIP BOM Party at the Westin

Battle of Malta Friend Package (limited) €1,900

  • 2 x Main Event Buy-ins for you and a friend ($1100)
  • 4 Nights at the 5-Star Corinthia Hotel (to share with your friend)
  • Daily Breakfast & Buffet Meals
  • Access to Exclusive Side Events & Giveaways
  • Invites (for you and a friend) to the BOM Opening Cocktail Party at Villa Rosa
  • Invite (for you and a friend) to a Special VIP BOM Party at the Westin

To purchase a 5-star package (€1,400), friend package (€1,900) or just the Main Event buy-in (€550), visit:

Last Chance to Qualify Online

For players who prefer to grind their way to the event, you still have time to qualify and win packages via online Battle of Maltasatellites at poker operators such as 888 Poker and Party Poker.

For a full list of qualifiers and participating operators, visit:

Satellites run until the first week of September, so now is the time to get your game on and secure your seat!

For full information about the Battle of Malta 2013, visit:

More About The Battle of Malta

The Battle of Malta is a No Limit Texas Hold'em poker tournament with a re-entry format set in the Portomaso Casino, Malta with200,000 Guaranteed. Battle of Malta is focused on providing an exceptional poker experience alongside with top of the line hosting, in an affordable price range, designed for the casual player. It is a poker holiday that aims to bring the poker community together in the friendliest environment of the industry. The Battle of Malta staff is composed by Tournament Directors Association certified members, poker professionals and staff from all around the world that believe in the integrity of the skill game that we all love. 349 attended the first edition of Battle of Malta, exceeding the guarantee of €150,000. The heads-up final consisted of Italian Giulio Astarita and Niccodemo Piccolo, the latter won the tournament taking home €35,000.

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