888poker Announces WSOP 2013 'Last Women Standing', Jackie Glazier, as a New Ambassador for Team 888poker

Jul 25, 2013, 16:15 ET from 888poker.com

GIBRALTAR, July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

888poker.com, international online poker entertainment brand, is proud to announce a new endorsement contract with WSOP 2013 'Last Women Standing', Jackie Glazier. Jackie, an Australian female poker professional, joined poker history as the last Australian and Last Women Standing in this year's World Series of Poker taking 31st place and $229,281.

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Glazier is not new to the live poker tournament scene with several wins and cashes to her name, including 2nd place in 2012 WSOP $3000 NLH event for nearly half a million, a win in the $500 PLO as part of 2013 ANZPT ,win in $1070 NLH 2011 Venetian Deep Stack and a win in the $1100 NLH Six-Max event at the 2010 ANZPT.

Jackie Glazier commented on her new sponsorship, "I am so excited to be joining Team 888poker. I look forward to heaps of fun playing poker all around the world with such a great group of people."

Inbal Lavi, VP of 888poker, stated, "Jackie Glazier is a great representation of women in poker and a big win for our Team. We look forward to her joining our Team 888poker around the world."

As a new member of Team 888poker, captained by fellow Aussie legend, Shane Warne, Jackie's first stop will be at the 2013 WSOPE in Paris. Jackie will play in several events, including the €10,450 Main Event.   To celebrate Jackie's new sponsorship with Team 888poker, 888poker is offering its players a chance to join her at the WSOPE in a special $5,750 WSOPE side package freeroll.  The Jackie Glazier Freeroll will take place Sunday July 28th @ 20:00 AEST (10:00 GMT - 11:00 BST). First place wins a $5,500 WSOPE side event package and $250 cash bounty on Jackie "Jackstar888" Glazier.

All relevant information on how you can get your FREE seat can be found in here.

For more information about this release or 888poker.com, please contact Global Marketing and PR Director, Jennifer Von Strohe at Jennifer@888.com or +44(0)207-487-8694.

SOURCE 888poker.com