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December 01, 2010 02:30 ET

Virgin Poker Launches EUR100,000 Christmas Calendar Promotion

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Dec. 1, 2010) - Virgin Poker, part of the leading online gaming company – Virgin Games, has today launched €100,000 Christmas Calendar, a fantastic promotion for the festive period.

Throughout December different poker tournaments and promotions will be running with lots of fantastic prizes and money being given away each day with a total value of €100,000. 

Declan Boyle, Virgin Poker Product Manager, commented: "For the next three weeks Virgin Poker will be upping the festive cheer by running daily Rake Races, Sit & Go Races, Double (and even Triple) Guaranteed Tournaments, Freerolls and more! This is Virgin Poker's Christmas present to our customers!"

Below is a rundown of what's on offer:

Santa's Stocking – The top three players get a choice between an iPad or an iPhone. Seven additional places receive a cash prize.

Double the GTD - Double the prize pool. 20% of field paid.

Triple the GTD - Triple the prizepool. 30% of field paid.

The Donkey - €5+50c MTT. The first 20 players eliminated receive €25. Normal Payouts for remainder.

Three Kings - €5+50c MTT. Win a hand with three Kings to get €50. Total €1,000 pot.

Two Snowmen - €5+50c MTT. Win a hand with pocket 8's to get €10. Total €1,000 pot.

€75k FREE SEAT - Top 10 win a seat to the €75k Guaranteed.

Cash Sled Race - 24 hour Rake Race, where top 30 win €100 each.

Sit & Go Sled Race - 24 hour Sit & Go Race, where top 30 win €100 each. Points will be awarded to the top players in each Sit & Go Tournament which runs on the respective days.

Founded in 2004, Virgin Games has over 1,000,000 players and over 250 games on its site. Through the introduction of a custom built Virgin Games platform in 2008, Virgin Games seeks to provide its players with the widest possible choice of casino games. A growing selection of games can be found at Virgin Games from a number of producers including Microgaming, WagerWorks, Cryptologic, Freemantle and Ash Gaming.

For details on the promotion go to www.virginpoker.com.

Notes to editors:

About Virgin Games:

Virgin Games (www.virgingames.com) launched in June 2004 and has quickly established itself as one of the leading gaming websites in the UK. Virgin Games comprises three distinct offerings:

• Virgin Casino, offers content from a range of games suppliers including WagerWorks, Microgaming, Cryptologic, Freemantle and Ash Gaming, bringing consumers classic casino games like Blackjack and Roulette, as well as great feature slots like Monopoly, Rubik's, X-Factor and the highly popular MegaJackpots progressive games.

• Virgin Poker, part of the Boss Media network, offers a huge array of games and content for beginners through to experienced pros – as well as the most generous loyalty scheme in the industry

• Virgin Bingo, part of the Virtue Fusion network, offers cash prizes worth thousands of pounds in the progressive jackpots, as well as Virgin prize bingo and a range of unique Virgin Games bingo games.

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