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Poker Ashes Events at 888poker.com

December 26th, 2010 by Sarah Stewart

You do not have to be a cricket fan to play in then 888poker.com Ashes events but you do need to live in Australia or England. The Ashes poker tournament series is a great chance to win big with a very small investment. While this tournament series is named after a Cricket event, it is a pure poker tournament series. With a buy in of $0.01 you can share in a prize pool of a guaranteed $1,000.00. There are two remaining events in the Ashes poker tournament series and the first one is tonight, Sunday December 26th, 2010 (Boxing Day) at 8:00 PM AEDST. The next and final event in the Ashes poker tournament series is on Wednesday January 5th, 2011 at 8:00 PM AEDST. Make certain to participate in these two remaining Ashes events because the value of such a small buy in and a guaranteed prize pool is too good to pass up.

Hit The 888’s

888poker.com is having a promotion for cash games that involves, as you would expect, the number 8. If you happen to be playing in a cash game and you hit one of the following hands you will win an $888 Daily Holiday Free Roll tournament entry. The winning hands for this promotion are:

88AA              Two Pair 8’s and Aces

88XXX            Full House over 8’s

888                3 of a kind 8’s

888XX           Full House 8’s over

8888             4 of a kind 8’s

Hitting quad 8’s will also get you a $8,888 Fortnightly Holiday Free Roll to be held on January 8th, 2011

Holiday Hold Em

There is still time to get some Holiday Hold Em action at 888poker.com. There are Holiday Hold Em tournaments still to come on December 27th, 2010, December 29th, 2010, January 3rd, 2011. All of these tournaments will run at 19:00 GMT. The buy in for these tournaments is $0.08. First place wins a $1,000 voucher and a seat in the $50k Challenge, 2nd place wins a $500 voucher and a seat in the $50k Challenge, 3rd through 5th place wins a $200 voucher and a seat in the $50k Challenge, 6th through 10th place wins a $100 voucher and a seat in the $50k Challenge, 11th through 30th place wins a $50 voucher and a seat in the $50k Challenge, and 31st through 100th wins a free seat in the $8,888 Holiday Free Roll.

7 Extra Ways to Win in The Monday Twins

On Monday nights at 888poker.com there are two tournaments that start at the same time that are called the Monday Twins. They both start every Monday at 19:35 GMT. Both tournaments have a $10,000 Guaranteed prize pool and a buy in of $20 + $2. You will find these tournaments in the Tournament Tab. One is the Twins Challenge: Royal and the other is the Twins Challenge: Flush. If you play in both of the Twins tournaments at the same time you get an additional 7 ways to win. Check out all of the terms and conditions at the 888poker.com web site.

Play with Leo Margets at 888poker.com

December 19th, 2010 by Sarah Stewart

Would you like to play with Leo Margets? I mean play poker with her. Leo Margets, for those of you that don’t already know, is a fast rising super star in the poker world. She is a beautiful woman from Spain which is not the biggest poker country in the world but with the success that she is having there is no doubt that the country will be following close behind her. Margets was introduced to poker by her boyfriend a little over 4 years ago. She won the first tournament that she entered and was immediately offered a sponsorship deal with 888Poker.com. 888Poker.com certainly knew what they were doing because Margets has shown that the first tournament was not a fluke. Margets finished 27th in the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event for a $352,000.00 cash. She also won the Last Woman Standing Cup for that event.

She’s A Pussy Cat

888Poker.com has given Leo Margets her own tournament every Thursday night at 20:00 GMT. The name of the tournament is “A Por Ella”. You will find it from the 888Poker.com lobby under the Multi Table Tab. The buy in is $10.00 + $1.00. For this tournament 888Poker.com has put a $1,000.00 bounty on Leo Margets head (for the first Thursday of the month. All other Thursdays the bounty will be $250.00). The player that knocks Leo Margets out of the tournament and the overall winner of the tournament get a free entry to the next “A Por Ella” tournament and will go in to that tournament with a $50.00 bounty on their heads also. Don’t let her good looks fool you because she has proven to be a great poker player.

888Poker.com is Tweeting

So many people today are using Twitter and 888Poker.com is looking for Twitter followers. If you are on Twitter then all you have to do is to follow 888.com and you will you get some interesting and valuable “Tweets” with poker news and promotions. Keep your eyes open because every week one of the 888.com “Tweets” will be an entry password to a $500.00 weekly free roll tournament that is held special just for Twitter followers. The Twitter $500.00 free roll tournament will be held every Sunday at 20:30 GMT. This promotion just began on December 13th, 2010.

Convert $0.08 in to $50,000.00

You do not need to be a magician to transform $0.08 in to $50,000.00 although it is a pretty amazing trick. 888Poker.com is having $0.08 tournaments where you will compete for an entry in to a $50,000.0 guaranteed tournament. Keep an eye out in the 888Poker.com lobby under satellites for the $0.08 satellite tournaments and enter to win your chance to play in the $50,000.00 guaranteed prize money tournament.

More Than 5 Million Members

If you are not one of the over 5 million registered users of 888.com then what are you waiting for? 888.com is a full service gambling site with sports book, casino, bingo, and a great poker room. The promotions and variety of games seem to be endless. Where else can you play poker in 3D? Check out all of the promotions, including the new player deposit bonus on the 888.com web site.