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 21 – 29 OCTOBER 2007
ExpEriEncE History in tHE Making
PokerNews, the world’s leading online poker authority, invites you to experience
history in the making when the Southern Hemisphere’s premier poker venue,
Crown Melbourne, hosts the inaugural PokerNews Cup from 21 – 29 October 2007.

Commencing on Saturday 27 October, the AUD$3,000 PokerNews Cup Australia
Main Event will be held over three days and feature a guaranteed $250,000 first
prize with the Final Table webcast live on
cHaMpionsHip scHEDULE
Date           Time      Event Tournament                               Cost (Buy-in + Entry Fee)
Sat 20 Oct     12.30pm           Satellite - PokerNews Cup
                                 - 5 Seat Guarantee                     $25 (20+5) / $25 Rebuys (20+5)
sun 21 oct     12.30pm     1     no Limit Holdem                        $175 (150+25)
Mon 22 Oct 12:30pm               Pot Limit Holdem                       $100 (80+20)
               2:30pm            Satellite - PokerNews Cup              $65 (50+15)
               7.10pm      2     pot Limit omaha                        $230 (200+30) / $100 rebuys
Tues 23 Oct    12:30pm           Limit 7 Card Stud                      $100 (80+20)
               2:30pm            Satellite - PokerNews Cup              $65 (50+15)
               7.10pm      3     no Limit Holdem                        $230 (200+30)
Wed 24 Oct 12:30pm               Limit Crazy Pineapple                  $100 (80+20)
               2:30pm            Satellite - PokerNews Cup              $65 (50+15)
               7.10pm      4     no Limit Holdem                        $550 (550+50) / 1 x $500
thurs 25 oct 12.30pm       5     HorsE                                  $1,100 (1,000+100)
               2.30pm            Satellite - PokerNews Cup              $65 (50+15)
               7.10pm            Satellite - PokerNews Cup              $125 (100+25) / $100 Rebuys (90+10)
Fri 26 Oct     12.30pm           PokerPro No Limit Holdem               $100 (80+20)
               2.30pm            Satellite - PokerNews Cup              $65 (50+15)
               7.10pm            Satellite - PokerNews Cup              $340 (300+40)
               8.10pm            pokernews australian Bad Boys of poker
                                 $10,000 invitational (Webcast)      invitation only
sat 27 oct     12.30pm     6     pokernews cup - Day 1                  $3,000 (2,800+200)
Sun 28 Oct     12.30pm           PokerNews Cup - Day 2
Mon 29 Oct 2.30pm                PokerNews Cup - Final Table (Webcast)

• 100% of buy-in returned to players - entry fee includes allowance for all administration and staff wages.
• All tournament entries and prize pools are in Australian dollars and are inclusive of GST.
• Entry to the Casino is open to all persons 18 years and over.
• $325 single table satellites for the Main Event will be held daily on demand.
• $60, $125 and $240 single table satellites for events 2 - 5 will be held on demand the day prior
  to each event.
• Winner/s of $65 satellites will receive a $3,000 Poker News Cup entry. Runners-up will receive a
  $340 satellite entry.
• All Final Tables for championship events will be held at 4pm the following day.

pokErnEWs cUp LEaDErBoarD
The PokerNews Cup Australia will feature six ranked championship events. Players
will receive PokerNews Cup points based on their performance in these events and
the overall PokerNews Cup Australia points leader will receive a 2008 Aussie Millions
package including entry into the AUD$1,100 opening event of the 2008 Aussie
Millions, ten nights accommodation at the luxurious Crown Towers hotel and
a AUD$1,000 food and beverage voucher.
$350,000 in packagEs to BE Won
PokerNews are giving away over $350,000 in PokerNews Cup packages on Each winner will receive a USD$5,000 PokerNews Cup
package including entry to the PokerNews Cup Australia Main Event, six nights
accommodation at the Crown Promenade Hotel, entry to the exclusive Team
PokerNews Party and USD$1,500 towards travel and expenses.

pokErnEWs aUstraLian BaD Boys of pokEr invitationaL
Don’t miss all the action of Australia’s most talented poker pros battling it out in
the $10,000 PokerNews Australian Bad Boys of Poker Invitational at 8.10pm on
Friday 26 October. The single table invite-only event will feature a $100,000 prize
pool and will be webcast live on

Special accommodation rates of $260 per night at Crown Towers and $190
per night at Crown Promenade Hotel are available during the championship for
tournament entrants. For Crown Towers bookings call on (03) 9292 6868 or email For Crown Promenade Hotel bookings call
(03) 9292 6688 or email and quote
POKERNEWS CUP. A minimum 2 night stay applies.
Entry forM
Please tick which tournaments you wish to enter

Date         Time     Event Tournament                                          Cost $AUD       Entering

21 Oct       12.30pm 1          No Limit Holdem ($40K Prize Pool Guarantee) $175
22 Oct       7.10pm      2      Pot Limit Omaha with Rebuys                     $230
23 Oct       7.10pm      3      No Limit Holdem                                 $230
24 Oct       7.10pm      4      No Limit Holdem with Rebuys                     $550
25 Oct       12.30pm 5          H.O.R.S.E                                       $1,100
27 Oct       12.30pm 6          PokerNews Cup                                   $3,000
                                ($250,000 1st Prize Guarantee)


Crown Club Number:


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Payment Method (please tick)
     Bank Cheque (no personal cheques)
     Credit Card (Visa or Mastercard only – this option closes 24 hours prior to the start of each event)
I hereby authorise Crown to debit my credit card $                        representing tournament entries.

Cardholder Name:

Cardholder Signature:

Card Type:                                                 Expiry Date:         /

Card Number:                     /                /                /□

I agree to abide by all tournament and player conduct rules.

Please forward completed entry form to Poker Tournament Director, Table Games Department,
Crown Ltd, 8 Whiteman St Southbank Vic 3006, Australia OR Fax to +61 3 9292 6874
Poker Room ph +61 3 9292 8888 email: website:
    Crown Melbourne Limited ABN 46 006 973 262
 8 Whiteman Street Southbank 3006 Melbourne Australia
Telephone 61 3 9292 8888 Facsimile 61 3 9292 5747

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