Published on July 29th, 2013 | by Mark Smith
William Hill and iPoker Network to Sponsor New Live Poker Tournament
Two leading online poker providers, iPoker Network and William Hill Poker, have announced that they will be the official partners of an exciting new live poker tournament series, the Caribbean Poker Tour.
The Caribbean Poker Tour is scheduled to be held on the two exotic islands in the Caribbean, St. Maarten and Punta Cana between Friday, 8th November and Thursday, 14th November, 2013.
Several qualifiers and satellites to the new live poker tournament series will be run by William Hill and skins on the iPoker Network which will see some generous prize packages being given away.
The Caribbean Poker Tour will comprise of a $1,500 buy-in in Punta Cana while a $1,650 buy-in Main Event will take place in St. Maarten.
Tobias Reinkemeir, the top professional will also host a $7k buy-in Lucky Number Seven High Roller Tournament as well as several side events and cash games.
The organizers of the Caribbean Poker Tour are Leon Groenewoud, Thomas Kremser and Alex Teufel while the poker tour is a brand that belongs to IUC Events, that belongs to them. Kresmer was the director of several internationally acclaimed poker tours that include the European Poker Tour (EPT), the WPT as well as the Late Night Poker.
The Caribbean Poker Tour is offering a fantastic service on the website that will enable anybody to customize their trip by choosing hotels, tournaments, activities and flights.
The new poker tour is bound to please many professional players as it will coincide with the Caribbean leg of the World Poker Tour.