SOURCE: Extreme Poker Ltd.

July 12, 2005 15:53 ET

Extreme Poker Announces 'the Docks' as Venue Location for The Great Canadian Poker Tournament

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 12, 2005 -- Extreme Poker Ltd. (OTC: EXTP) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, The Great Canadian Poker Tournament Ltd will be hosting its $150,000.00 grand prize poker event at 'the Docks'; a famous venue in the heart of Toronto, Canada.

"We are very pleased to have secured 'the Docks' as venue of choice for The Great Canadian Poker Tournament. This establishment, overlooking the Toronto Skyline, has been host to many major events and productions, including the 'The Canadian Idol,'" says Adam Feldman, president of Extreme Poker Ltd.

"The Docks Entertainment Complex located in Polson Pier has transformed entertainment to a new level! This multi facility venue has hosted big names from Lenny Kravitz to Ozzfest. Newly renovated to include a second level with a retractable glass roof, the Docks are in a class by itself!" says Mei Chung Director of Corporate and Special Events, The Docks Entertainment Complex.

Extreme Poker Ltd.'s wholly owned subsidiary, The Great Canadian Poker Tournament, is an entertainment company that is in the process of producing a Reality TV series, encapsulating the Poker genre. Along with an 11-week reality series, episodes 12 and 13 conclude with a grand finale tournament. This tournament, which concludes the Reality TV program, is open to the public at absolutely no cost, and anoints one individual, The Great Canadian Champion. Along with bragging rights, The Great Canadian Poker Champion will receive $150,000.00 in cash and prizes.

For a sample video clip of the weekly series The Great Canadian Poker Tournament please visit and click on 'Preview the Show.'

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