GLOBAL POKER CHAMPIONSHIPS SEASON 2: RATTLESNAKE OPEN II

Rattlesnake Open is back with a bite! The Global Poker Championships is in its second season and back once again with Rattlesnake Open II. More action, bigger prizes, more rattle, more snake! Running from May 6 - 26, sink your teeth into fantastic prizes, including:

  • 158 ridiculously huge Rattlesnake Open II trophies!
  • Over GC181,750,000 guaranteed!
  • Over SC 1,000,000 guaranteed in REAL PRIZES!
  • EXCLUSIVE, money-can’t-buy Global Poker Champion Packs - delivered to your door!
  • REPRESENT Global Poker in a LIVE poker tournament of your choice!

In Global Poker Championship tradition, we kick off with the Rattlesnake Open II Opening Freeroll and conclude with the Rattlesnake Open II Tournament of Champions! Read on to find out how you could be in with a chance of winning the grand prize and being crowned Rattlesnake Open II Champion!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

See below for the full Rattlesnake Open II schedule of Gold Coin and Sweeps Coins events.

Gold Coins Tournaments

Monday, May 6

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 01-L: NLHE GC1,250,000 Guaranteed
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 01-H: NLHE GC3,000,000 Guaranteed
Buy-in:GC33,000

Tuesday, May 7

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 02-L: PLO GC750,000 Guaranteed [6-Max]
Buy-in:GC8,800
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 02-H: PLO GC1,500,000 Guaranteed [6-Max]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Wednesday, May 8

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 03-L: NLHE GC3,000,000 Guaranteed [2R1A]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 03-H: NLHE GC7,000,000 Guaranteed [2R1A]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Thursday, May 9

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 04-L: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 4-Max]
Buy-in:GC5,500
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 04-H: NLHE GC8,000,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 4-Max]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Friday, May 10

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 05-L: NLHE GC1,250,000 Guaranteed [Turbo]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 05-H: NLHE GC3,000,000 Guaranteed [Turbo]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Saturday, May 11

3:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 06-L: NLHE GC1,000,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC8,800
4:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 06-H: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC22,000
8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 07-L: NLHE GC1,000,000 Guaranteed [Big Ante]
Buy-in:GC8,800
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 07-H: NLHE GC2,000,000 Guaranteed [Big Ante]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Sunday, May 12

3:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 08-L: NLHE GC4,000,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC55,000
4:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 08-H: NLHE GC7,500,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC110,000
8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 09-L: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [1R1A, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 09-H: NLHE GC6,000,000 Guaranteed [1R1A, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Monday, May 13

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 10-L: NLHE GC2,000,000 Guaranteed [2x-Chance]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 10-H: NLHE GC4,000,000 Guaranteed [2x-Chance]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Tuesday, May 14

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 11-L: PLO GC750,000 Guaranteed [Turbo]
Buy-in:GC8,800
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 11-H: PLO GC1,500,000 Guaranteed [Turbo]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Wednesday, May 15

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 12-L: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC5,500
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 12-H: NLHE GC8,000,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Thursday, May 16

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 13-L: FLHE GC750,000 Guaranteed
Buy-in:GC8,800
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 13-H: FLHE GC1,500,000 Guaranteed
Buy-in:GC22,000

Friday, May 17

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 14-L: NLHE GC3,000,000 Guaranteed [2R1A, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 14-H: NLHE GC7,000,000 Guaranteed [2R1A, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Saturday, May 18

3:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 15-L: NLHE GC1,000,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC8,800
4:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 15-H: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC22,000
8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 16-L: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [1R1A]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 16-H: NLHE GC6,000,000 Guaranteed [1R1A]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Sunday, May 19

3:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 17-L: NLHE GC4,000,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC55,000
4:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 17-H: NLHE GC7,500,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC110,000
8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 18-L: NLHE GC1,250,000 Guaranteed [Turbo, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 18-H: NLHE GC3,000,000 Guaranteed [Turbo, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Monday, May 20

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 19-L: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy]
Buy-in:GC5,500
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 19-H: NLHE GC8,000,000 Guaranteed [Rebuy]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Tuesday, May 21

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 20-L: NLHE GC1,000,000 Guaranteed [Ante Up]
Buy-in:GC8,800
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 20-H: NLHE GC2,000,000 Guaranteed [Ante Up]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Wednesday, May 22

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 21-L: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [1R1A, Turbo]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 21-H: NLHE GC6,000,000 Guaranteed [1R1A, Turbo]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Thursday, May 23

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 22-L: NLHE GC1,250,000 Guaranteed [6-Max]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 22-H: NLHE GC3,000,000 Guaranteed [6-Max]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Friday, May 24

8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 23-L: PLO GC1,500,000 Guaranteed [1R1A]
Buy-in:GC8,800
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 23-H: PLO GC3,000,000 Guaranteed [1R1A]
Buy-in:GC22,000

Saturday, May 25

3:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 24-L: NLHE GC1,000,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC8,800
4:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 24-H: NLHE GC2,500,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC22,000
8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 25-L: NLHE GC2,000,000 Guaranteed [2x-Chance, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 25-H: NLHE GC4,000,000 Guaranteed [2x-Chance, 6-Max]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Sunday, May 26

3:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 26-L: Main Event NLHE GC5,000,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC55,000
4:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 26-H: Main Event NLHE GC10,000,000 Guaranteed [Deep]
Buy-in:GC110,000
8:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 27-L: NLHE GC3,000,000 Guaranteed [2R1A, Turbo]
Buy-in:GC11,000
9:15PM (ET)
GPC Rattlesnake Open II 27-H: NLHE GC7,000,000 Guaranteed [2R1A, Turbo]
Buy-in:GC33,000

Make sure you’re registered with Global Poker to play in the Championship.

KEY RATTLESNAKE OPEN II INFORMATION AND DATES

Rattlesnake Open II Opening SC 5,000 Freeroll
Sunday May 5, 2 pm ET

Winners of the Opening Freeroll will receive Rattlesnake Open II tournament tickets!

Rattlesnake Open II Pop-Up Freerolls
Saturday May 11, between noon and 8 pm ET

Keep your eyes peeled between 12 noon and 8 pm ET because we have some Pop-up Freerolls happening at random times. Find out an hour before the Freeroll starts and win extra Sweeps Coins!

The Rattlesnake Open II Pop-Up Freerolls are a great way to win tickets to the tournament, plus some extra free Sweeps Coins! I’m in! Twitter

Champion Pack

All event winners - from both Gold Coin and Sweeps Coins events - win a Champion Pack which includes an exclusive Global Poker T-Shirt, Global Poker cap and Rattlesnake Open II Trophy.

Hometown Heroes

All Champion Pack winners are eligible to enter the Hometown Heroes promotion. Wear your Global Poker merch and show off your trophy to showcase your special part of the world and pick up some free Sweeps Coins in the process. Follow us on social media to see the other Hometown Heroes bagging some free prizes!

Hometown Hero

Hometown Heroes is open to all players who receive a Champions Pack for winning a Rattlesnake Open II Tournament or the Tournament of Champions. These players have the unique opportunity to get their hands on extra free Sweeps Coins simply for sharing some Global Poker love via one of our social media channels - Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. The opportunities are as follows, and players can complete more than one for some extra prizes.

  • SC 20 for sharing a photo of you wearing your Global Poker gear in front of a Civic Building in your hometown (e.g. Town Hall, Court House, Council Chamber).
  • SC 20 for sharing a photo of you wearing your Global Poker gear in front of the ‘Welcome To’ sign for your hometown.
  • SC 20 for sharing a photo of you at your local casino/card room wearing Global Poker gear.
  • SC 100 for a 10-second video of you in a local poker tournament wearing your Global Poker gear with the player next to you saying “I love Global Poker”.
  • SC 1,000 for winning a tournament wearing Global Poker gear and sharing the winner’s photo with us. Result must be listed on Hendon Mob.

Tournament of Champions

Tournament of Champions
Sunday June 2, 2 pm ET

With SC 10,000 guaranteed in prizes, this exclusive tournament will see the winners and runners up from Sweeps Coins events battle it out for the first prize of a $5,000 Live Event Package, representing Global Poker in a live poker event of your choice!

During the dates of Rattlesnake Open II, you’ll also have the opportunity to play in the Tuesday Tussle and the Thursday Throttle.

Play in the weekly tournaments you love, and with the chance for bigger prizes! During the dates of Rattlesnake Open II, the Saturday Swish, Sunday Teaser and Sunday Scrimmage will be replaced by Rattlesnake Open II tournament editions, at the same time and with the same buy-in.

Make sure you’re registered with Global Poker to play in the Championship, and get ready to put some bite into your poker during the month of May!