Poker is set to surge the avenues of London as the PokerStars Festival London goes to the city this month from January 22-29, with eight days of blockbuster activity prepared, supported by PokerStars, an Amaya Inc. mark. Besides, to change from the snooker table to poker table, seven-time World Champion Stephen Hendry is hoping to exchange his aptitudes crosswise over felts and will be among several hopefuls quick to make their check at the Festival's different poker competitions.
"I'm truly anticipating being a piece of the PokerStars Festival London," said snooker legend Hendry. "The reckoning is much similar to that of a snooker competition truly – the adrenaline, the enthusiasm to survey your adversary, and the craving to be on your best amusement. The vital thought, persistence and center required isn't not at all like what I'm utilized to. Despite the fact that, at any rate with poker you can hone on the web. I can hardly wait to get out there and give it my best in the Main Event; it will be a great deal of fun."
The PokerStars Festival London will move to The Hippodrome Casino London situated in the heart of the West End. The occasion denote the initial 2017 stop for the transoceanic PokerStars Festival having beforehand set up shop in New Jersey a year ago. The visit will proceed crosswise over Europe as it heads to Rozvadov in the Czech Republic this March, with more stops yet to be declared. The Main Event, which has a £990 purchase in, components an ensured £400,000 prize pool and will set poker devotees against experts, for example, UK Team PokerStars Pros Liv Boeree and Jake Cody, and in addition Felipe "Mojave" Ramos, Aditya Agarwal, and Luca Pagano, who all have their eyes settled on the greatness of turning into London's champion.
"There's in no way like playing poker from your home turf, and I am so anticipating having the capacity to take off of my own bed to go and play a major Festival occasion. It's not frequently I get the chance to do that!" said Team PokerStars Pro Liv Boeree. "Players can expect a first class poker encounter – the Hippodrome is a shocking, point of interest setting to play the wonderful session of poker, so I expect it'll be a life-changing knowledge for generally players." The celebration will highlight a large group of competitions for players to sink their teeth into with 22 occasions planned throughout the eight days, from the £990 Main Event and the £2,200 High Roller through to the £170 Ladies Event, and also new organizations, for example, the £275 Super Deep reentry.
While poker will become the overwhelming focus amid the celebration, there will be no deficiency of stimulation all through with the unmissable Player Party, fun rivalries, and Deep Stack money amusements. BetStars, Rational Group's online games wagering brand, will likewise be putting forth a scope of wagering choices for the Festival to add some flavor to the activity . Moreover, there will be three uncommon StarsFun competitions booked with a special curve on Roulette, Blackjack and Craps. The occasions will be facilitated in Lola's Underground Casino inside The Hippodrome London.