London, UK (PRWEB) December 11, 2007
CelebPoker today revealed that it is offering its online poker community the opportunity to win sponsored seats to the Irish Open 2008, one of the oldest and most respected poker tournaments in Europe.
The Irish Open, which will be held at the City West Hotel in Dublin, Ireland between the 20th & 24th of March 2008, really is a thrilling competition; renowned for attracting the worlds leading poker players and supported by global television coverage, this tournament creates an exhilarating atmosphere conducive to great poker. Couple this with the fact that Irish Open 2008 now has a guaranteed €3,000,000 prize pool (increased by a massive €1,000,000 since last year) and it makes the thought of winning a sponsored package to the tournament a mouth-watering prospect for CelebPoker's players.
CelebPoker are hoping that their players will snap up the tickets to poker stardom. Their online players can win fantastic €6,000 prize packages (which includes tournament entry and €1,500 travel and accommodation money) through online satellites which start on the 10th December 2007 and will run over the next 8 weeks before the finals on the 6th of January & 3rd of February 2008.
The announcement comes off the back of the unprecedented success of Team CelebPoker - CelebPoker's ongoing and exclusive promotion to provide online poker players with the chance to compete and represent the brand at the most prestigious live poker events in the world.
Team CelebPoker has already proved a force to be reckoned with; several players have finished in the money at major televised events and others have taken out a few famous poker scalps along the way. It has also become famous as the former stomping ground of the young Norwegian sensation Trond Eidsvig, who recently took home €635,000 winning the Masters of Classics in Amsterdam.
"CelebPoker's online players are always hungry to pit themselves against the best in the world and experience the thrill of live competition. I know that our players will really relish the chance to compete at The Irish Open 2008. With satellites running from as little as €5, the sponsored seats to Dublin are an excellent prize. They provide an excellent opportunity for players of all levels to compete in one of the greatest live poker events," said Linda Donovan, Poker Room Manager, CelebPoker.com.
This unique concept has been a real winner with the players; with sponsored seats available to the highest profile live events, including the Monaco EPT Grand Final and the WSOP World Championship in Las Vegas, Team CelebPoker is going from strength to strength.
CelebPoker.com is an exciting, fully licensed and regulated online poker room dedicated to providing the ultimate poker playing experience to the worldwide poker community. CelebPoker's realistic and player-friendly software offers a wide range of poker tournament and ring game play, including sit 'n' go tournaments and offering prizes as high as $250,000. For more information, please visit: http://www.CelebPoker.com
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Team CelebPoker provides the unique opportunity for any CelebPoker player to represent CelebPoker at major worldwide poker tournaments. Become part of Team CelebPoker and play live in Ireland, Monte Carlo, Las Vegas and beyond.