LAS VEGAS, NV – July 10, 2019 – Poker Central and partypoker LIVE today announced an exclusive rights deal for live streaming of partypoker LIVE MILLIONS tour stops on the PokerGO OTT service. MILLIONS, partypoker LIVE’s premier poker tournament series, gives players the ultimate chance at poker stardom with multi-million-dollar prize pool guarantees at every stop. The exclusive streaming collaboration kicks off at the majestic King’s Casino Europe in Rozvadov, Czech Republic on August 9th, and will continue to several other destinations including venues in North America, South America, the United Kingdom, and others to be announced.
The MILLIONS World event at Baha Mar in November will heat up the Caribbean and bring high stakes to the grand finale, where Poker Central and partypoker LIVE are launching the first ever Super High Roller Bowl Bahamas, a $250,000 buy-in tournament. The tournament’s full schedule, structure, and live streaming details will be announced at a later date.
“Expanding the PokerGO offering to include exclusive live streaming of MILLIONS tour stops is a milestone for us, and so is the inaugural Super High Roller Bowl Bahamas which furthers the global reach of our prestigious events,” said Sam Simmons, president of Poker Central. “partypoker Live organizes some of the most illustrious events in the world, making them a perfect addition to the PokerGO portfolio.”
“We’re partnering with Poker Central, a team that delivers best-in-class content and major poker event production, to elevate the partypoker event experience for our fans,” said John Duthie, President at partypoker LIVE. “This exclusive streaming deal will bring poker fans from all over the world together, while expanding our brand and player experience.”
In addition to PokerGO streaming, Poker Central will report news live from the felt during partypoker LIVE MILLION events at PokerCentral.com. Poker Central and partypoker LIVE will also collaborate on special offers for partypoker LIVE customers, including exclusive free trials and other promotions.
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 partypoker LIVE
partypoker LIVE was created in January 2017 as a global poker tour, with the aim of bringing large field, high guarantee tournaments to players all over the world. Within just 12 months the partypoker LIVE tour has grown into the world’s largest ever poker tour and is guaranteeing over $70,000,000 in the 2018/2019 season.
Through the new player portal partypokerlive.com, poker players from everywhere can keep up to date on poker news, live event reporting, and access to all the global poker satellite and schedule information including earning member rewards.