Quick Rules

Quick Starter Guide for all Newcomers
  • 1) Download the latest version for free and create a new account
  • 2) Add your PokerTH nickname as gameaccount to your ESL Profile
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Rules & Blinds for the Afterwork Cup
  • All players have to add a PokerTH Nickname
  • Start Cash: 2.000$
  • first small blind:20$
  • raise blinds: every 10 hands
  • manual blinds order: 30, 40, 50, 75 (last)
  • Delay between hands: 5 seconds
  • Noshow: 10 minutes (contact an admin!)
  • Time to act: 10 seconds
  • Screenshots: Mandatory
  • General Ladder rules


cup_winter.jpgThe winner of the Christmas tournament will receive the exclusive Christmas Award.
Furthermore the TOP 2 earns free ESL Premium! (min. 8 participants to claim the rewards!)

Free Member prem_3D_big.pngPremium Member
Placement Prize Prize
medal_gold_3.png 1. 30 days section-premium_small.gif Premium* 30 days section-premium_small.gif Premium*
Premium Raffle Entry
medal_silver_3.png 2. 14 days section-premium_small.gif Premium* 14 days section-premium_small.gif Premium*
Premium Raffle Entry
medal_silver_3.png 3.-X Premium Raffle Entry

See Premium prizing conditions
*A minium of 8 players is required to distribute the prizes.

More with prem_3D_big.pngESL Premium:

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discordicon2.pngLooking for your opponents or need help? During the cup join ESL PokerTH on Discord, use the ESL Play App to chat with your opponent or open a support ticket.

Match related issues must be handled via match protest.

ESL Play App


Is this your first time? Here are the important steps:

  • Follow the instructions on the right to sign up and check in
  • If check in is enabled, make sure to check in on time
  • Wait for your first match to show up on the right
  • Get in contact with your opponent and play the match
  • Enter the result and ask your opponent to confirm
  • Wait for your next match

Still need help? During the cup, use chat if it is available, otherwise please contact support.