€10,000 PKO Poker Tournament

The Chip Race has always been a knockout and now the award-winning podcast has been nominated for the GPI Podcast of the Year for the 2nd time in three years!

To celebrate this, we’re hosting a special Chip Race PKO tournament on the night of the GPI awards in honor of the dynamic duo.

You’ll be able to play against the Unibet Ambassadors and hosts of The Chip Race in this €50 buy-in tournament with a €10k guaranteed prizepool!

The Chip Race PKO Tournament starts at 19:00 GMT / 20:00 CET on Friday 18th of February 2022 with €5 and €10 satellites also available in the lobby so you can join the action whatever your bankroll.

As well as competing against the Unibet Poker Ambassadors, you will also be in the field with a special guest – To be announced shortly.

The winner of the Chip Race PKO Tournament will also win $1000 in credit for Upswing Poker, the premier poker training site. NLHE or PLO, cash games or tournaments, Upswing Poker has a course for everything to help you improve your game.

There will also be a chance to win a digital version of Dara O’Kearney best-selling book “PKO Poker Strategy: How to adapt to Bounty and Progressive Knockout online poker tournaments”, by knocking out one of the Unibet ambassadors. Besides that, all players who reach the final table are going to win a book as well! 

The Chip Race PKO Tournament is the perfect warm-up for the UOS XV which runs from February 20th until March 7th 2022. The highlight of the series being the €1100 buy-in Unibet Open Online which starts at 18:00 GMT / 19:00 CET on Sunday 6th March. This [insert GTD here] tournament is played over two days and will have an impressive 5-figure sum for first place! Qualifiers are available from 1c so come join the action on Unibet.

  • Download the Poker Client or play directly from your browser
  • Go to the full tournament lobby in the poker client
  • Type “ChipRace” in the search bar to find all corresponding events
  • Compete against other players and look out for our ambassadors to take the special bounty on their heads

‘The Chip Race’ first aired in March 2015. It is the GPI Global Poker Award winning podcast hosted by professional poker players and Unibet Ambassadors David Lappin and Dara O’Kearney. 
A genuine variety show, David and Dara interview players and industry professionals, take deep dives into hot topics and, with the help of Ian Simpson, discuss the latest news. Dara’s strategy segments are legendary as he breaks down hands with famous players. 
You can listen to all episodes on Apple Podcasts , Soundcloud  and Stitcher . They also have a YouTube Channel  where you can watch their animated strategy videos, live interviews and spin-off web-show ‘The Lock-In’. 

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Terms and Conditions
  • Terms and Conditions:
  • This promotion runs from 00:00UTC on 11/09/21 until 23:59 on 12/09/21
  • The ChipRace Bounty tournament follows normal PKO tournament rules and as such it is not possible to guarantee that an individual player will get a chance to play versus an ambassador before the ambassador is eliminated
  • Players who knock out one of our ambassadors (Dara O’Kearney, David Lappin) will win a ticket to play in a private SnG with the ambassadors
  • The exclusive SnG plays at 19:00UTC on 25th September. No alternative value will be offered for players who qualify but are not available at that time
  • The added-value SnG ticket bounty on the ambassadors cannot be granted to players from Germany, Denmark, Belgium or Sweden due to local regulations
  • All players who reach the top 35 positions in The ChipRace PKO tournament will receive a UOS Series ticket credited to their accounts within 72 hours of the tournament ending:
  • Position 1-5 - €25 UOS ticket
  • Position 6-10 €10 UOS ticket
  • Position 11-35 €5 UOS ticket
  • By entering The ChipRace 100th Episode PKO you agree to receive a personal email from the poker team using the email registered with Unibet
  • It is a player's responsibility to ensure that we have the correct email address
  • All general terms and conditions of Unibet Poker apply at all times
  • All general terms and conditions of Unibet membership apply at all times