Record Turnout at Expert Series tournamentRoyal Vegas Poker's Expert Series tournament grows in popularity.
Online poker is fast becoming entrenched in schools, colleges, pubs, frat houses and family homes around the globe - as a highly competitive and addictive sport. This trend is reflected in aggressive growth in new player numbers in online poker rooms, as well as heavy rake and play patterns.
Mike - Tournament Director for Royal Vegas Poker gives us an update. 'Last week saw a record turnout at Royal Vegas Poker's Expert Series tournament. A lucky group of 167 people played for a stunning prize pool of $5,960! The $5,000 Guaranteed tournament held at 8PM EST every Wednesday is a $20+$2 No-Limit Hold'em event with unlimited rebuys during the first hour of $10+$1, and an add-on at the end of the first hour of $10+$1. In addition to this, there are $50 bounties on the heads of the resident Royal Vegas Poker Expert team, T-shirts and autographed copies of their books up for grabs.
The Expert team includes: Lou Krieger, Alan Schoonmaker, Mike Cappelletti, Barbara Enright, Max Shapiro, Matt Lessinger and Rose Richie. This team of poker professionals and authors are renowned in the poker world for their volume of books, articles and columns in highly recognised poker magazines, including Card Player Magazine. Barbara Enright is also widely considered to be the best woman poker player in the world right now and is the only woman to ever finish at the final table at the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Barbara also boasts 3 WSOP Gold Bracelets! Rose Richie "rose" to prominence at the 2004 WSOP, finishing highest amongst the women. The team also includes Lou Krieger, the host of Royal Vegas Poker and author of a volume of highly respected and best selling poker books.
Try your luck against the experts every Wednesday at 8PM EST and you could walk away with books, T-shirts, a share of the prizes and some of the KO bounties to boot!!' Thank you Mike.
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