Celebrate the summer with poker at Unibet Open Malta May 25-29

Celebrate the summer with poker at Unibet Open Malta May 25-29

Celebrate the summer with poker at Unibet Open Malta May 25-29Unibet Open hits the island of Malta, May 25-29, the second of 2016’s four stops on this year’s calendar. Cards will be in the air at Casino Malta by Olympic Casino, which will play host to a series of poker tournaments.

What’s more, Unibet Open Players can relax and unwind right by the water’s edge at the lush club Bedouin on Saturday at our players’ party, before mixing it up with a schedule of juicy side events.

Highlights for this stop include:

The Unibet Open app

The Unibet Open app for iPhone and iPad will launch – the ultimate players’ guide to the whole event. Download the app now, and stay up to date with the latest tournament updates, announcements and notifications about our special events.

Legendary Unibet Open Hospitality

Players and their friends are welcomed on Friday to the official Welcome Drinks, hosted at Paranga on the beach. With temperatures expected to be around 25 degrees Celsius things will be hot and exciting, and the party shifts to the lush club Bedouin on Saturday for the Unibet Open Malta Players’ Party.

Poker Action

The poker action kicks off with the eSports Sit & Go on Wednesday, which will be live streamed on Twitch with a who’s who of the international video game scene. The Main Event kicks off on the 26th, and will be streamed with hole cards up for four straight days.

Other events at Unibet Open Malta include a plethora of side events for the Main Event starting on Monday May 23rd, a €150 Pot Limit Omaha tournament, a 2-day €250 tournament and – as it is a custom on the Unibet Open – another thrilling Flips Championship.

The Ambassadors

Former Unibet Open Riga champion Peter Harkes, and Unibet Ambassador and Unibet Open Cannes winner Quentin LeComte will be in attendance, as will Unibet Ambassador Charlotte Van Brabander. Van Brabander will also participate in the eSports challenge, the event which she managed to win in London and walked away with £5000. Will she win again?


Satellites for the next event Unibet Open Copenhagen are available from Monday in the Unibet poker client. Every Wednesday there’s one package guaranteed, while the Sunday Final has a guaranteed prize pool of four to six packages for our event that runs from August 25-28.

The Unibet Open live streams can be found by clicking on these links:

Date Event Start Event Start Livestreaming Links
25-May-16 eSports Challenge 15:30 16:00 https://youtu.be/FWnwt3GMDxs
26-May-16 Day 1A 12:00 15:00 https://youtu.be/5-FzzZOcEuE
27-May-16 Day 1B 12:00 15:00 https://youtu.be/LiRknjsiuwc
28-May-16 Day 2 12:00 15:00 https://youtu.be/E4q3KFl6At0
29-May-16 Final Day 12:00 15:00 https://youtu.be/zHkdplp1rxE

All times are local times (CET Time)

Event Dates:

24-25 May 2016

Casino Address:

Casino Malta by Olympic Casino, Eden Place St Augustine Street, St George’s Bay, Malta

Website: http://casinomalta.com.mt

Hotel Address:

InterContinental Malta, St George’s Bay, Malta STJ 3310

Website: http://www.ihg.com/intercontinental/hotels/gb/en/malta/malha/hoteldetail

Event Website


Unibet Open SEASON 2016

  • London 3-6 March 2016
  • Malta 26-29 May 2016
  • Copenhagen 25-28 August 2016
  • Final stop – TBC

Celebrate the summer with poker at Unibet Open Malta May 25-29