World Cup Cash and Shirt Giveaways Continue

Jun 16, 2010, 03:55 ET from

DUBLIN, June 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --

- Unlimited Cash Prizes in Cashpoint II Promotion and Free Soccer Shirts in Win The Shirt Off Paddy's Back Throughout June and July's great World Cup giveaways continue this month with the Cashpoint II promotion, which runs throughout June. The promotion not only gives all players the chance to earn unlimited cash rewards, but players will earn double the amount they would have been awarded during March.

As in March, players need to accumulate at least 100 Paddy Points (player points) on 10 separate days during the promotion to earn a cash prize, while players who accumulate at least one Paddy Point on 10 days during the month gain entry into a USD$2,500 Freeroll.

The more Paddy Points earned during Paddy's Cashpoint II the better, with the size of the cash prize directly proportional to the amount of points accumulated and no limit placed on the maximum amount awarded.

The promotion runs from June 1st through June 30th, giving players a full month to accumulate Paddy Points, earn a cash reward, and gain entry to the freeroll tournament.

Elsewhere, online poker players get the chance to Win The Shirt Off Paddy's Back with a series of daily tournaments running during June and July.

Each of the $3 + 30c no-limit hold'em freezeouts will feature $100 added to the prize pool by, while the player who finishes in first place each day will win the football shirt of their choice.

The promotion runs from June 1st through July 15th, to include the build up to the World Cup, the competition itself, and its aftermath, a time during which the demand for football clothing soars.

"With the World Cup underway we want to reward our loyal players with both cash and prizes," said Paddy Power, Communications Manager for "Along with our 100% Rakebok, Greek Bailout, Playing Away From Home, and Cheaters Never Prosper promotions running throughout the tournament, we're the only venue for serious soccer and poker fans this summer."

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