LAS VEGAS, NV (October 14, 2019) – Poker Central and the World Series of Poker (WSOP) today announced that Poker Central’s direct-to-consumer OTT subscription service, PokerGO, will stream coverage of the upcoming WSOP Europe. The WSOP Europe will begin on October 13th and continue through November 4th, hosted by King’s Resort in Rozvadov, Czech Republic. The announcement reflects not only the expanding partnership between Poker Central and the WSOP to stream the brand’s events, but also Poker Central’s ongoing international growth efforts including the recently-concluded British Poker Open and Super High Roller Bowl London.
PokerGO will provide coverage of several WSOP Europe events from October 16th through October 31st including 14 days of total streaming. The planned schedule for WSOP Europe coverage on PokerGO is below. Additional details can be found at PokerGO.com.
|Date||Event||Stream Start Time|
|October 16||WSOP €250,000 Super High Roller Day 1||7p CEST/1p ET/10a PT|
|October 17||WSOP €250,000 Super High Roller Day 2||5p CEST/11a ET/8a PT|
|October 18||WSOP €250,000 Super High Roller Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
|October 19||WSOP €25,500 Short Deck Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
|October 20||King’s Casino €100,000 Short Deck Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
|October 21||WSOP €25,500 Platinum High Roller Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
|October 23||King’s Casino €50,000 Short Deck Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
|October 24||WSOP €2,200 Pot Limit Omaha Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
|October 25||WSOP €100,000 Diamond High Roller Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
|October 27||WSOP €10,350 Main Event No Limit Hold’em Day 2||7p CEST/1p ET/10a PT|
|October 28||WSOP €10,350 Main Event No Limit Hold’em Day 3||7p CEST/1p ET/10a PT|
|October 29||WSOP €10,350 Main Event No Limit Hold’em Day 4||7p CEST/1p ET/10a PT|
|October 30||WSOP €10,350 Main Event No Limit Hold’em Day 5||1p CEST/7a ET/4a PT|
|October 31||WSOP €10,350 Main Event No Limit Hold’em Final Table||2p CEST/8a ET/5a PT|
“The addition of WSOP Europe to the PokerGO live event schedule is a fantastic addition to our calendar and a huge milestone in our longstanding partnership with the WSOP,” said Sampson Simmons, president of Poker Central. “We’re excited to add even more value to our platform’s subscription offering and expand our coverage footprint further across the globe.”
“This expanded partnership with PokerGO to stream the WSOP Europe provides more continuity for our viewers along with even greater value for PokerGO subscribers,” said Ty Stewart, Executive Director, World Series of Poker. “We look forward to working with Poker Central and King’s Resort to showcase the game’s best players as the quest for the WSOP Player of the Year reaches its climactic conclusion.”
“King’s Resort has hosted the WSOP Europe for three years in a row, and each year the event has grown in popularity and attendance,” said Leon Tsoukernik, owner of King’s Resort. “We’re looking forward to welcoming the poker community to the Czech Republic for the live tournament and via streaming for those watching around the world.”
Poker Central is the ultimate destination for fans of poker tournaments, cash games, and lifestyle away from the tables. Poker Central delivers poker’s most premier live events around the world via PokerGO, its direct-to-consumer OTT subscription service, as well as through network television distribution. PokerGO delivers over 100 days of live poker on an annual basis alongside a video-on-demand library that features original series and classic poker programming. Streaming and televised tournaments include its owned tournaments, such as Super High Roller Bowl, Poker Masters, and U.S. Poker Open, along with The World Series of Poker and WPT final tables, among others. For more information, visit www.pokercentral.com and www.pokergo.com.
About King’s Resort
King’s Resort in Rozvadov, Czech Republic is the largest poker room in Europe and home of the World Series of Poker Europe since 2017. In addition to a wide range of poker tournaments and cash games, you can enjoy a wide range of casino live games and slot machines 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. King’s ensures its guests a maximum of joy by providing them with numerous high-quality services such as: Non-stop availability of the outstanding fitness center, extraordinary wellness center with original Thai massage therapies; Radimský restaurant that can meet all the culinary requirements and lastly the hotel rooms which will help comfort our guests and allow them to sleep like a King.
About World Series of Poker
The World Series of Poker® is the largest, richest and most prestigious gaming event in the world, having awarded more than $3.29billion in prize money and the prestigious gold bracelet, globally recognized as the sport’s top prize. Featuring a comprehensive slate of tournaments in every major poker variation, the WSOP is poker’s longest-running tournament in the world, dating back to 1970. In 2019, the event attracted 187,298 entrants from 117 different nations to the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, and awarded more than $293 million in prize money. In addition, the WSOP has formed groundbreaking alliances in broadcasting, digital media and corporate sponsorships, while successfully expanding the brand internationally with the advent of the World Series of Poker Europe in 2007 and the World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific in 2013 and the WSOP International Circuit Series in 2015. For more information on the World Series of Poker, please visit www.wsop.com.