Special Offer

888poker Battle of Nations

Play for your country and bring home a share of $800,000 for free!

  • Total Prize

  • Date

    Feb 25 - May 01, 2015
  • How to qualify?

    This promotion is open to new and existing players.

Show Your Canadian Pride in the Battle of Nations

Now is your chance for poker glory while you become poker’s world champion! You will also bring home a share of $800,000 at 888poker’s Battle of Nations, and it's all FREE!

Join the daily $1,000 GTD Battle For Glory free tournaments open only to the players in your country and, if you make it to the top five percent, get ready to defend your country in the weekly international $20,000 Battle of Nations tournaments.

$5,000 of the $20,000 total prize pool will be shared among all the players in the winning team so, yes, you have a good chance to add some free money to your bankroll even if you don’t win the battle!

How to Play the Battle of Nations

All you need to have in order to get started with the Battle of Nations is an account at 888poker and a ticket to enter your first Battle For Glory Free Tournament.

If you do not have an account at 888poker, simply open a free one through this link to immediately receive:

  • two tickets to join Battle For Glory Free Tournaments
  • a great $88 no-deposit bonus

If you already have an account at 888poker, have a look at your email since the poker room is giving two tickets to the Battle For Glory Free Tournaments to each and every player in their poker room!

How to Get More Tickets to the Battle of Nations

To get more tickets — more opportunities to bring home some extra money — simply play your games at 888poker and complete your daily poker missions. This will immediately reward you with extra tickets every day.

In addition to this, every day you log into 888poker you get a free spin at the room’s Global Fortune game where you can win more tickets and other great gifts like cash bonuses and free money to bet on sports.

If this does not provide enough ways for you to get free tickets, just play at any of the real-money tables on 888poker on Sundays, and if your country wins that tournament, you will also get a free ticket!

The Battle of Nations: When Does the Action Begin?

The daily $1,000 Battle For Glory Free Tournaments take place at 18:08 (GMT), while the weekly $20,000 Battle of Nations Free Tournament run on Sundays at 20:20 (GMT).

Just, remember: The Battle of Nations promotion will only be around for a couple of months. So show your Canadian pride and do your best to win some of the $800,000 of free money being giving away! Download 888poker through PokerNews Canada today to get started!

  • The following are the terms and conditions of the “Battle of Nations” Promotion (the "Promotion"). The Promotion shall be organized by Cassava Enterprises (Gibraltar) Limited (the "Promoter") who is the owner and operator, inter alia, of the brand 888poker.
  • The Promotion shall commence on 25/2/15 and shall conclude on 3/5/15 (the “Promotion Period”). Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Promoter may decide in its absolute discretion to conclude the Promotion immediately at any time.
  • Entry to the Promotion is available only to persons over the age of 18. Potential members may be asked at any stage to provide the Promoter with proof of age and/or identity.
  • Employees and relatives of employees of the Promoter and any entities affiliated or related to the Promoter shall not be eligible to enter the Promotion. For the purposes herein, the term "relative" shall mean spouse, partner, parent, child or sibling.
  • The Promotion only applies to one account per household per computer terminal.
  • The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to cancel, modify or suspend the Promotion if, in the sole judgment of the Promoter, the Promotion is not capable of being conducted as specified.
  • By entering the Promotion each entrant unreservedly agrees to these terms and conditions which govern the Promotion and the awarding of all manner of prizes along with the "888 Group Operated Sites and Services End-User License Agreement" (the "EULA") which apply to the Promotion. In the event of any conflict between the terms and conditions of the Promotion and the provisions contained in the EULA, the terms and conditions of the Promotion shall prevail.
  • The Promoter’s decision is final with respect to all matters relating to awarding all manner of prizes and shall not be subject to review or appeal by an entrant or by any third party.
  • All 888poker Terms & Conditions apply.
  • All 888poker Tournament Tickets Terms & Conditions apply.
  • Cash bonuses awarded during the Promotion may be withdrawn only after a player has accumulated 3.5 Bonus Points for every $1 of the received bonus amount.
  • These terms and conditions have been drafted in the English language. In the event of any discrepancy between the meanings of any translated versions of these terms and conditions and the English language version, the meaning of the English language version shall prevail.
  • These terms and conditions and any matters relating hereto shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Royal Courts of Justice, London, England.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to alter the end date or amount of tournaments at any time.
  • In the event that the Promoter deems in its absolute discretion that an entrant has violated these terms and conditions in any way, including without limitation by multiple registrations for the Promotion, or has executed any other act in bad faith in relation to the Promotion, such entrant shall be excluded from the Promotion and therefore become ineligible to win the tournaments.
  • Due to individual country regulations, some countries may be excluded from the Promotion.
  • The Promotion consists of $1,000 Free Tournaments and $20,000 Battle of Nations Free Tournaments.
  • Entry to the $1,000 Free Tournament requires a tournament ticket.
  • Eligibility for the $1,000 Free Tournament will be determined according to players’ registration country (see table below).
  • The Promotion will include the following $1,000 Free Tournaments:
CountryName of Tournament
Argentina$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Australia$1,000 Battle for Australia Free Tournament
Belarus$1,000 Battle for Belarus Free Tournament
Bolivia$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Brazil$1,000 Battle for Brazil Free Tournament
Canada$1,000 Battle for Canada Free Tournament
Chile$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
China$1,000 Battle for China Free Tournament
Colombia$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Costa Rica$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Ecuador$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Germany$1,000 Battle for Germany Free Tournament
Ireland$1,000 Battle for Ireland Free Tournament
Mexico$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Netherlands$1,000 Battle for Holland Free Tournament
Panama$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Paraguay$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Peru$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
Poland$1,000 Battle for Poland Free Tournament
Portugal$1,000 Battle for Portugal Free Tournament
Russian Federation$1,000 Battle for Russia Free Tournament
Sweden$1,000 Battle for Sweden Free Tournament
Ukraine$1,000 Battle for Ukraine Free Tournament
Uruguay$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
United Kingdom$1,000 Battle for United Kingdom Free Tournament
Venezuela$1,000 Battle for Latin America Free Tournament
All other countries$1,000 Battle for Glory Free Tournament
  • The $1,000 Free Tournament will run between 26/2/15 and 2/5/15. The $20,000 Battle of Nations Free Tournament will run between 8/3/15 and 25/2/15.
  • All tickets to $1,000 Free Tournaments will expire on 2/5/15
  • All tickets to $20,000 Battle of Nations Free Tournaments will expire on 3/5/15.
  • Tournament running times may differ between participating countries.
  • The $1,000 Free Tournament offers a $1,000 cash prize pool, plus tickets to the $20,000 Battle of Nations Free Tournament.
  • The $20,000 Battle of Nations Free Tournament offers a $20,000 cash prize pool. $15,000 will be distributed amongst winning tournament players and $5,000 will be divided equally amongst players from the winning national team.
  • Members who play in real money games at 888poker, on the same day* that their country wins the $20,000 Battle of Nations Free Tournament, will automatically be granted a $1,000 Free Tournament ticket. *Days are counted from 00:00 GMT to 23:59 GMT.
  • The winning national team will be determined by the registration country of the tournament’s first place winner.
  • Check the promotional landing page for the tournaments schedule.
  • The tournament schedule may be subject to change at the discretion of the Promoter.