The XL Inferno by 888poker is about to start. The series has been scheduled on the 10th of May 2018 and would end on the 20th. There will be 34 events in total. The series would be giving out more than 2.8 million by the end of it and has a huge buy-in range which fits every player- $5 up to $2600.

888poker is primarily aiming at making the series accessible for a maximum number of players, keeping the schedule and buy-in favourable.  Here, you can take a look at the schedule of this mammoth series. For your easy comprehension, the table has been divided into 3 categories on the basis of buy-in amounts.

XL Inferno Event Schedule ($5 to $44 buy-ins)

Date Time (BST) Tournament Buy-in
Thu 10 May 7:01 p.m. XL Inferno #2 – $20,000 Mini Opening Event $12
Sat 12 May 9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #8 – $15,000 Late Crazy 8 $44
Sun 13 May 6:01 p.m. XL Inferno #11 – $50,000 Mini Tune Up $12
Mon 14 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #15 – $15,000 Mini R&A $5
Wed 16 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #20 – $15,000 Mini 8-Max $12
9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #21 – $15,000 Late 8-Max $30
Thu 17 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #23 – $25,000 Mini Quarterback $44
Fri 18 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #26 – $15,000 Mini Knockout $35
Sat 19 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #29 – $20,000 Mini 6-max $30
Sun 20 May 7:30 p.m. XL Inferno #34 – $50,000 Micro Main $30

XL Inferno Event Schedule ($55 to $150 buy-ins)

Date Time (BST) Tournament Buy-in
Thu 10 May 9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #3 – $25,000 Late Opening Event $55
Fri 11 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #4 – $20,000 Twins Royal $55
7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #5 – $20,000 Twins Flush $55
Sat 12 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #6 – $50,000 Crazy 8 $88
Sun 13 May 9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #13 – $25,000 Late Tune Up $55
Mon 14 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #14 – $40,000 R&A Event $55
Wed 16 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #19 – $50,000 8-Max $109
Thu 17 May 9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #24 $20,000 Late Quarterback
Fri 18 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #25 – $25,000 Knockout $150
9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #27 – $15,000 Late Knockout $75
Sat 19 May 9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #30 – $15,000 Late 6-Max $55

XL Inferno Event Schedule ($160 to $1,050 buy-ins)

Date Time (BST) Tournament Buy-in
Sun 13 May 5:30 p.m. XL Inferno #9 – $120,000 Mega Deep $215
6:00 p.m. XL Inferno #10 – $150,000 Tune Up $160
7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #12 – $150,000 Whale $1,050
Tue 15 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #16 – $200,000 High Roller $2,600
7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #17 – $100,000 Mini High Roller $215
9:00 p.m. XL Inferno #18 – $30,000 Late High Roller $160
Thu 17 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #22 – $75,000 Quarterback $215
Sat 19 May 7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #28 – $50,000 6-Max $160
Sun 20 May 5:30 p.m. XL Inferno #31 – $120,000 Mega Deep $215
7:00 p.m. XL Inferno #32 – $1,000,000 Main Event $1,050
7:01 p.m. XL Inferno #33 – $150,000 Mini Main $160

XL Inferno Promotions

To increase the excitement of this series, 888poker is also running XL Inferno Promotions- an added benefit for all the participants. If an individual manages to reach the final table in 3 or more events, 888poker would reward him/her with a $600 tournament ticket. Again, if one manages to cash in 8 or more XL Inferno events, a $215 tournament ticket would be added to his/her 888poker account.

The best promotion is yet to be disclosed to you. If you manage to win 5 XL Inferno Events you win a whopping amount of $ 1 million.  Other prizes are as follows-

  • Win two tournaments – receive $1,000
  • Win three tournaments – receive $10,000
  • Win four tournaments – receive $100,000
  • Win five tournaments – receive $1,000,000

Everyone who bags the winner’s title in an XL Inferno event receives an entry to the XL Inferno Champion of Champions Event. This exclusive tournament pays all 34 entrants — a figure that could be less if someone wins more than one event — with the eventual winner walking away with a $12,600 WSOP Vegas Main Event package.

Place Prize
1 $12,600 WSOP Vegas Main Event package
2 $2,700 Crazy 8s WSOP Side Event package + $1,050 tournament ticket
3 $2,700 Crazy 8s WSOP package
4-5 $1,050 tournament ticket
6-9 $215 tournament ticket
10-34 $55 tournament ticket

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