POKER NEWS

The 2005 World Series of Poker countdown has started at Paradise.com. Over the next 3 months they�re going to give away more than $500,000 in free WSOP prize packages and cash.

More poker news and 2005 happenings from Paradise Poker

WORLD POKER TOUR NEWS!

The WORLD POKER TOUR will start off it's third TV season on March 2 and will air every Wednesday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on The Travel Channel. The WPT this year will be seen in over 50 countries world wide.

Absolute Poker offers players the chance to attend major poker events world wide. Running daily are qualifiers for the monthly Satellite events where you can win your way to the 2005 World Series of Poker and the World Poker Tour.

POKER NEWS FROM BUGSYS CLUB!

Throughout the Month of April BUGSYS CLUB is running a $200+$20 Tournament on Saturdays at 8pm CDT where they are guaranteeing one $10,000 WSOP Seat. There are Supersatellites to get into this tournament Monday to Friday 2pm and 8pm CDT and one on Saturday at 1pm CDT. For as little as $2.65 you can win a seat to one of these Supersatellites every day.

POKER NEWS FROM ULTIMATE BET!

Want to play in the 2005 World Series of Poker event in Las Vegas? Then you'll want to register to play in UltimateBet newly added $100+9 WSOP super Fridays at 10:30pm ET and Sundays at 5:30pm ET to win your 2005 WSOP $10,000 buy-in and $1,000 credited to your account for travel expenses.

In case you haven�t already heard the cheers of new players around the world. UltimateBet is offering new players a deposit bonus of 40% up to $200 on initial deposits!

UltimateBet is also giving you the chance to put your skills to the test and go up against a pro in a online free poker tournament. You'll be entered in a Texas Hold'em event every month that you earn 300 UltimatePoints or more at UltimateBet $4/$8 Texas Hold'em AnnieDuke table.

POKER NEWS FROM POKER STARS

Join PokerStars.com for the second annual World Cup of Poker. PokerStars.com players from all over the world will team up and face off in a round-robin tournament to determine the best poker country for 2005.

Free travel, PokerStars.com gear, $125,000 in prize money and ultimate bragging rights are all on the line during this year's World Cup of Poker. Best of all, it's absolutely free to enter. You only need 50 Frequent Player Points (FPP) to get in the game. World Cup of Poker finalists will win an all-expense paid trip to London, May 16-19, 2005. Once in London, the final match will be taped for television broadcast and a champion will be crowned.

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