Seven-time snooker World Champion Stephen Hendry has collaborated with PokerStars and BetStars, Amaya Inc. brands, to run both the snooker and poker tables. The snooker extraordinary is being upheld by PokerStars and online games wagering webpage BetStars and will show up at PokerStars Festival Marbella from June 19-25. He will likewise partake in his first online freeroll on May 28 joining PokerStars Team Pro Jake Cody and Marcin Horecki, and Team PokerStars Online Lex Veldhuis.
Players who thump out the snooker symbol or any Team PokerStars part in the PokerStars Festival Marbella Freeroll will get a Main Event situate and €400 costs. The general champ of the freeroll will win a Main Event situate, a seven night lodging stay and €350 costs. Players who come in second to ninth place will win a €27 online satellite ticket. Running in the meantime is the $215 Marbella Mega Satellite with 15 bundles ensured. Players ought to watch out for Hendry and the Team Pro online networking channels throughout the end of the week for updates and points of interest of how to enroll for the competition.
He has played against poker lovers from around the globe in the Main Event at PokerStars Festival London in January and furthermore exhibited his poker ability by winning the media occasion at the celebration beating a large group of writers and PokerStars Pros Felipe Ramos, Liv Boeree and Jake Cody. BetStars likewise set different uncommon chances on Hendry at the celebration and at the Super Star Online World Seniors Championship snooker competition in March, where BetStars supported Hendry.
I have dependably been a gigantic aficionado of poker so it's astonishing to band together with PokerStars and have the support of the world's biggest and most mainstream online poker website. I appreciate poker in particular and the qualities should have been an effective poker player are fundamentally the same as those expected to get to the highest point of the diversion in snooker. You must be rationally solid, quiet under weight, persistent and on your best diversion at all circumstances. It was an incredible affair to play at PokerStars Festival London and take a few tips from Team PokerStars Pro, and I can hardly wait to take to the tables yet again however this time in Marbella, which will allow me to sharpen my live occasion poker aptitudes.
Notwithstanding his poker play, the snooker symbol partook in the most recent BetStars Face-Off Challenge close by current snooker World Champion Mark Selby and Leicester City Football Club's Jamie Vardy, Marc Albrighton and Andy King. The snooker champions put the footballer stars under serious scrutiny in a progression of pool difficulties to discover who was ruler of the baize.
Eric Hollreiser, Amaya Vice President of Corporate Communications stated:
Stephen Hendry is a symbol in the snooker world, known for his outstanding expertise, mental quality and assurance – qualities that are expected to wind up noticeably an awesome poker player. It's incredible to collaborate with Stephen and we anticipate seeing him apply his abilities at the poker tables.