weeks of suspense, next generation online poker site
today officially announces the full line up of its
new Team PKR Pro; a collection of the
brightest poker players plucked from PKR.com who will
now represent the site at major poker events.
inaugural six-man Team PKR Pro team include
TV celebrity Ashley Hames (ashleyhames1), GUKPT winner
Andrew Teng (PKR username golfpro699)
and 2008 Irish Open finalist Kai Danilo Paulsen (kingkai84),
along with PKR community favourites Raymond OMahoney
(callmebabe), James Sudworth (James666) and PKR Live
runner-up Henrik Eklund (pokey85) Full
profiles and biographies are available in the Notes
to Editors section.
PKR Pro will be exclusively sponsored by PKR
and act as brand ambassadors at live events, as well
as providing a range of content for the PKR.com website
and PKR TV. They will also be available to play on
the PKR.com site in both cash games and specially
organised bounty tournaments.
Prodger, Marketing Director, PKR said; Weve
been following our initial Team PKR Pro
members for some time and are convinced that they
all have the game and personality required to be genuinely
world class poker players. They are also among the
most recognised and respected players within the PKR
community so are guaranteed to have over two and a
half million people cheering them on every time they
World Cup Poker Series - May 2010
has just launched its World Cup Poker Series.
Series runs until June 26 and will see six $5 buy
in $3,000 guaranteed tournaments where players can
earn points towards participating in one of 12 national
top four players from each country at the end of the
Series will be selected for their national team with
the two remaining slots picked up by sit n
go players also aiming to top the leaderboard.
12 teams, including one 'Rest of the World' team will
then compete for the title of World Cup champions
receiving $750 prize and a signed legends World Cup
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site features 3D graphics and player animation, using
video game technologies. PKR offers poker players
and video gamers an immersive, engaging and realistic
poker experience. The site allows you to create a
character, with customisable clothing and voice.
by developers from the gaming industry, led by Jez
San, PKR.com integrates actions such as poker tells,
body language and player expressions into the game.
It asserts that these features will help players to
engage in the kind of psychological battles traditionally
experienced in the live poker arena.
was officially launched to the public in November
of 2007 by PKR Ltd. Known for their amazing 3D poker
site, PKR decided to try their luck in the casino
business and wanted to have a 3D casino to match with
their poker product. The Casino utilizes some cutting
edge technology making it one of the most innovative
casinos on the Internet.
has an extensive offering of games in their casino.
The games are broken up into 7 sections. Card games,
Table Games, Slots, Progressives, Video Poker, Skill
Games and Asian Games.
down by PKR:
Blackjack, Blackjack Surrender, Pontoon, Blackjack
Switch, Baccarat, Casino War, Caribbean Poker, Pai
Gow Poker, Poker Three, Casino Hold'em, Red Dog, Tequila
Poker, Stravaganza and Wild Viking
Roulette, European Roulette, Mini Roulette, Sic Bo,
Slot machines are offered in many formats from single
to multi-line, and classic to video.
Many of the games they offer come in a progressive
format meaning jackpots. Some of these include: Blackjack,
Baccarat, Jackpot Darts, Megaball, Cinemera, Lotto
Madness and many more.
Here you can play some classic games like Bingo, Bowling,
Around the World, Derby Day, Heads or Tails, Keno,
Rollercoaster Die and many more.
Play Mahjong, Mahjong Pro and Dolphin Paradise
PKR Casino has something for everyone. Also, you can
try lots of new games that you might have never played
before, practice for free then move over to the real
money tables when you are ready.
tournaments give you a shot a qualifying for big money
events without having to pay the big buy in.
PKR run satellites to all our major tournaments and
that’s great news. You could find yourself rubbing
shoulders with high rollers in major poker events
on PKR and in the real world. See below for our biggest
satellite promos and keep an eye on the tournament
schedule and our latest promotions for even more.
one handed satellite tournaments
Popular in live tournaments for years, PKR brings
one of the most exciting ways to qualify for big money
tournaments to the online game for the first time.
One hand - everyone all-in and the winner takes all!
If you feel like taking a punt on qualifying for a
tournament at the last minute for the fraction of
the price you'll love one handed satellite qualifiers.
Take your shot at a one handed satellite in one of
our nightly guarantees.
for $100,000 guaranteed every month
Buy in for $250 or win your way in with satellites!
Rolling on the last Saturday of every month at 20:00
GMT we’re guaranteeing an amazing $100,000 prize
pool in our monthly championship 'The PKR Masters'!
With a narrow field and massive prize pool this is
a great shot at a very tasty payday.
to the PKR Masters $100,000 Guaranteed
Check out the tournament schedule for your chance
to qualify for the PKR Masters for as little as $1.28!
Buy-in for $27 (one in 10 qualify)
Win your way through three levels of one-hand satellites
and win your PKR Masters seat for only $0.52! Level
three tickets can be used for either the regular $27
Sit & Go or the Level Three one-hand satellites.
Level One – six seat, buy-in for $0.52
Level Two – 10-seat, buy-in for $2.95
Level Three – 10-seat, buy-in for $27
Point MTT Sit & Go’s
20-player satellite to Stage One – 900 PKR Points
20-player satellite to Stage Two – 4,500 PKR
Points to enter
40-player satellite to PKR Masters – 9,000 PKR
Points to enter
Win your way in to the Masters for free with your
PKR Points. Check the tournament schedule for Premium
freerolls to our biggest monthly event.
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future of online poker is here” – Poker
to change the face of internet card rooms forever"
most anticipated launch in the history of online poker"
– Gambling Online Magazine