Announces its World Cup Fixtures

Jun 10, 2010, 07:08 ET from

DUBLIN, June 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --

- World Cup Promotions Include 100% Rakebok, Cheaters, Wags, and Greek Bailout Specials today announces its suite of World Cup promotions sure to keep poker players and football fans glued to their monitors while watching the World Cup this June.

Headlining the fixture list is the 100% Rakebok promotion where will give players all of their rake and fees generated during matches back to them in the form of bonus dollars.

Kicking off at the same time are the World Cup Specials which include:

Cheaters Never Prosper - A series of $5+50c money added tournaments during France matches where is adding $100 to the prizepool and refunding all buy ins if France lose.

The Greek Bailout - A series of $3+30c money added tournaments during Greece matches where we will bail out players who lose their chips with a free rebuy

Playing Away From Home - While the cat's away, the mice will play... poker! A series of $5+50c bounty tournaments featuring the England players wags (wives and girlfriends) as bounties.

The promotion runs from June 11th through July 11th, ensuring that is going to be the best place to spend your World Cup.

"In honour of the World Cup we've decided to move from Money Back Specials to Money-bok specials. We're sure our players are going to love it as much as a stick of biltong at a braai on a hot Summer's day" said Paddy Power, Communications Manager for "We're making sure that the poker is going to be as exciting as the football"

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