Cup Championship tournaments are held four times a year. The buy in is 120 (100 for the tournament/20 for charity) with an optional 80 for tier 2. Exact date and time of the tournament will be announced about 3-4 weeks in advance. Cup Championships are no limit hold em tournaments. Players will start with 10,000 in chips (+2000 with on time bonus or additional charity donation) and the blind and payout structure will be the same as the regular tournaments. All Cup Championship tournaments became standard no limit hold'em tournaments in 2014.