The second season of the World Slot online Tour’s Professional Poker Tour will kick off in May 2006. This delay has occurred because the organizers had not been able to shortlist the right TV channel for the event. The first season of the Professional poker Tour was held in November 2004. This event took place at Foxwoods, during the World Poker Open. It was captured by John Juanda. Poker enthusiasts find tremendous potential in this Tour. This is largely due to the fact that it attracts top poker playing personalities. The wait is on till May next year, for this popular tour!
Observers on the poker scene say that the Tour has considerable potential in a television sense, due in no small measure to the top poker playing personalities that it attracts. Although the venue and the television programming for the event has yet to be announced, it is almost certain that one or more of the big channels will see it as a good bet.
The First Hispanic Online Poker Room Launched by PokerLoco.com
A poker room targeting specifically the Hispanic market was recently launched at PokerLoco.com. This was in response to the growing popularity of poker in Spain. But the online poker room, the first of its kind will not restrict itself to Spain. It will be catering to the players in Portugal and Latin America also. The site has been created in Spanish and additionally two Portuguese dialects and English have also been given as the language of choice. PokerLoco is a part of the Ongame Network. Ongame is the industry’s third largest online poker operator. It has a player base of over six millions.
PokerLoco is a part of the Ongame Network, which is also home to the well-known PokerRoom.com. The variety of multiplayer poker games offered at the site includes Texas Hold’em poker, Omaha poker, 7 card stud poker and 5 card draw poker.
At the 33rd Amercian Music Awards (Nov. 22) CelebPoker.com will Host the Game of Texas Hold’Em
The 33rd Annual Music Awards will be given away on the 22nd of November. This show will take place at Los Angeles. It will have more than 21 musical acts spanning various genres and styles. Top musical stars like Bow Wow, Mariah Carey, Ciara, Kenny Chesney, Sheryl Crow, the Rolling stones are some of the names taking plart in the show. Viewers can expect to see and hear an unpredictable range of music and musical acts. By popular demand, a live Texas Hold’Em Poker will be hosted by the world’s first interactive room CelebPoker.com. The astounding popularity of poker has garnered tremendous interest in the game from Hollywood, to the common man. CelebPoker.com gives stars a forum to play a secure game of Texas Hold’em with their fans and poker enthusiasts alike.
This summer artists were introduced to the action, live at the World Music Awards and since, the response from Hollywood has been amazing. Everyday poker players who have made CelebPoker.com their “home” poker …