At the online casinos a number of fantastic poker tournaments have sprung up.
With the popularity of poker soaring at the online casinos a number of fantastic poker tournaments have sprung up. Poker tournaments can be found at your favorite online casino as well as at some of the most exciting international venues and land based casinos around the world. From televised poker tournaments to high stakes online casino poker games, this game has become all the rage. With the popularity of poker soaring at the online casinos Prima Poker recently announced that it would be funding a $1.25 million sponsorship for a team of the world´s best poker players.
Online casinos are popular all around the world. Britain is certainly no exception. Some of the world´s best online casino poker players come from the UK. In fact 4 of Britain´s best poker players united to form the Hendon Mob and have recently picked up a $1.25 million sponsorship from Prima Poker. This sponsorship will send them around the world on the 2005 Prima Poker tour which includes 15 of this year´s most exciting poker tournaments. Online casino lovers will be interested in following the results of these fantastic poker tournaments.
These 4 players, know as The Hendon Mob, became famous by showing off their poker talents on Fox Sports Net, tutoring 'Cousin Sal' on Jimmy Kimmel Live and being featured in cameo appearances during the 2004 WSOP on ESPN. They will be featured at the Prima Poker tournaments starting February 18th in Los Angeles, CA for the televised, WPT Poker Classic. This is the first time a group of professional poker players has scooped up such a large sponsorship thus making online casino poker playing history.
The 2005 Prima Poker tour will be played around the world including Paris, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Vienna, Dublin, Monte Carlo and London. The Hendon Mob will go up against the top professional and online casino players in the world. The tour will be featured on well known tournaments such as the World Series of Poker, the Master Classics of Poker, the Commerce Invitational and numerous WPT and EPT events. There is no doubt that online casino poker is hot for 2005.