Watch Sky Poker Tournaments on Sky Sports

Sep 14, 2012, 06:07 ET from Sky Poker

LONDON, September 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Can't get enough of gripping poker action? Well Sky Poker will be broadcasting exciting tournaments on selected Thursday nights.

Want to become a Sky Poker TV personality? Well now's your chance, as Sky Poker will be broadcasting a tournament live on Sky Sports as well as on Sky Poker TV during selected Thursday nights.

Tournaments on Sky Sports will be in the exciting Bounty Hunter format, where viewers can see players earn lucrative cash prizes as they eliminate their opponents. These competitions kick-off at 8pm and carry a prizepool of at least £12,000, which ensures that this tournament will provide tense viewing.

So if you want to become a poker star on Sky Sports, you can buy directly to the Sky Sports Bounty Hunter for £33. Alternatively, there are satellites throughout the week for as little as £1.60.

Occasionally, Sky Poker will not be able to televise a Thursday night tournament live on Sky Sports. However, the highlights from these tournaments will be shown on the following weeks show.  

But what if you are currently not a member at Sky Poker? Well Sky Poker is offering some fantastic bonuses to all new online poker players! All you need to do is open an account today and enter the promo code POKER to upon registration to earn these fantastic rewards.

Initially, players will be given a free £10 no deposit bonus as soon as they have registered. This bonus must be used on poker and can be used either on tournaments or on cash tables. Your free £5 can only be redeemed once, and this offer is only available to new Sky Poker customers.

New Sky Poker players will also gain entry to two free £2,500 New Player Freerolls, which happen every Saturday at 6.30pm. To qualify, players need to play poker online for real cash for the first time between the preceding Monday and Sunday. You will then be entered into the freerolls for the next two Tuesdays!

For more information regarding the £2,500 freeroll, please visit the freeroll section of the tournament lobby.

So what are you waiting for? Give Sky Poker a go and try to win some fantastic cash prizes!

For more information on all of our games and offers, please visit the Sky Poker  website.


Sky Poker is the British Sky Broadcasting's online poker division, which allows users to play poker online on their website and screens selected hands from various tournaments and cash games on Sky Poker TV, allowing players on the site to become the stars of the TV channel.  Sky Poker focuses on poker online and UK poker players, with all play at the tables in pounds rather than dollars, as well as its own Sky Poker Tour around the country.

Sky Poker is licensed and regulated by the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC).


SOURCE Sky Poker