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July 30, 2012 03:49 ET

Sky Poker: A Place for All Your Poker News

For all of the latest news in the world of poker, make sure that you visit the news section of the Sky Poker website!

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - July 30, 2012) - Sky Poker may be one of the UK's leading online poker rooms, but it has now become your one-stop-shop for all of the latest news and goings-on in the world of poker!

So before you're dealt your next hand, why not check out Sky Poker's regularly updated news feed.

Head over now to read about Antonio Esfandiari winning big at the largest buy-in poker tournament of all time. Known as "The Magician", Esfandiari beat British pro Sam Trickett to claim the staggering $18,346,673 first prize!

The Sky Poker news section will also constantly update you with all of the exciting action from this year's Sky Poker Tour. With the Grand Final on 8th and 9th of September being held at Dusk Till Dawn in Nottingham, make sure you follow Sky Poker for all the latest news.

But if you guys just want to play some great poker, we won't begrudge you!

Players looking for an exciting challenge should play on a Sky Poker Action Table. Action Tables see that small and big blinds post the same amount, meaning that you can now play a 10p/10p game or a £1/£1 game.

With the small blind and the big blind now posting the same amount, each pot will start off with more cash in the middle. Both blinds will also be able to check their options pre-flop, ensuring that blind on blind battles take on a whole new dimension.

Sky Poker also offers some fantastic free poker. Players who don't fancy risking their own money can even win some tournament tokens by simply entering games of free poker.

If you were to play 20 hands of free poker in a calendar month, for instance, you will get a £1.10 tournament token. Play 50 hands in a month and you will get a £2.20 tournament token. So be sure to join Sky Poker now to participate in a wide variety of poker games, and earn some brilliant prizes in the process!

Sky Poker is currently one of the leading poker rooms in the UK. Register now and play for real cash with now download required! Competitive players can even play games of Texas Hold'em and Omaha available in a variety of exciting tournament formats.

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).


Contact Information

  • Press release contact information:
    Helen Jacob, Sky Bet PR Manager
    T: 0113 389 5941
    M: 07866 442167