Best Poker Sites for 2010

Poker Tournaments

One of the great things about playing online poker is that there is always a poker tournament to play. At the the largest poker sites they start every 5 minutes and at the smaller sites tournaments are usually spread out to every 15 or 30 minutes. Online poker tournaments are usually Texas Hold-em poker and buy-ins can range from a freeroll to $500+.

There are many different types of poker tournaments including Multi-Table tournaments (MTT), Singe table tournaments (Sit and Go's) and Heads Up (HU) tournaments. These are the basic variety so nearly every poker site will have these tournament to play.

Biggest Day for Online Poker Tournaments

High Stakes Sunday - Sunday is the biggest day for online poker tournaments with over 5.8 million dollars guaranteed in only 14 tournaments! All of the poker sites run their biggest tournaments of the week and we have the times and buy-ins for all the tournaments with prize pools of at least $100k!

Largest Poker Tournament Site

Poker Stars - Poker Stars has the largest selection of online poker tournaments with their daily schedule jam packed with tournaments starting almost every minute. Every hour they offer many types of MTT's including regular prize pool tournaments, Guaranteed (prize pools), Satellites and Shootouts.

Online Poker Tournament Series

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is the largest offline poker tournament series in the world but many online poker sites run tournament series similar to the WSOP with millions of dollars at stake.

Poker Stars - World Championship Of Online Poker (WCOOP)

Full Tilt Poker - Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS)

Bodog Life - Bodog Poker Open (BPO)

Titan Poker - European Championship Of Online Poker (ECOOP)

Types of MTT Tournaments

If you are confused on the different types of multi-table poker tournaments that can be found at online poker sites then check out our quick run down of the poker tournament variants that should bring you up to speed.

Prize Pool Tournaments

Guaranteed Prize Pools

Satellite Tournament

Shootout Satellite Tournaments

Heads Up