William Hill Poker Players Enjoy Smoking Hot July
Team William Hill had an incredible July, with players performing strongly at some of the biggest tournaments around the globe .
[UKPRwire, Mon Aug 01 2011] William Hill Poker players were the first on the ipoker network to win prize packages to the 2011 World Series of Poker, and were represented well at the event with over 40 players in attendance. Of these, four players cashed for almost $100,000 between them.
Team William Hill had two cashes in WSOP Side Event #48. WH player Supershurf finished in 126th position for $3,662, while KTFO picked up $4,651 for his 99th place finish. They carried this good momentum into the Main Event, where I_appreciate_it finished 308th for $35,492, and SRAWLE improved on this with a whopping $54,851 for his impressive 115th place finish.
On top of this incredible performance at the event, Team William Hill players were treated to exclusive events and some exciting social activities.
William Hill players then moved online to dominate the biggest tournaments, winning over $100,000 in the weekend’s biggest guaranteed tournaments. This included WH player’s nsc49 and 1Srslyfu who bagged 1st and 2nd spot in the ‘Sunday $200,000’.
“We’ve always known our top players can go toe to toe with the best in the world,” said Rory Cartwright, William Hill’s Poker Manager. “Team William Hill players performed brilliantly at the 2011 WSOP, and then managed to take the top two places in the Sunday $200k - which is the biggest online tournament on the ipoker network!”
About William Hill
The William Hill Group was founded in 1934 and is UK’s largest bookmaker with more than 16,900 employees and around 2,300 betting shops in UK and Ireland. Since it was founded the company is synonymous for fair game and professional customer service.
William Hill PLC is listed on the London Stock Exchange and generated net revenues of 1,07bn GBP in 2010. William Hill became one of the first companies to launch online sports betting and gaming services when they started their online operation in 1998. Today its platform is available in more than 21 languages servicing customers from over 175 countries.
William Hill Poker offers many safe and secure online payment methods in many different currencies, so it’s simple to deposit funds and withdraw winnings. Their award winning Customer Service Team is also on hand 24/7 to deal with any queries players might have.
Visit http://poker.williamhill.com for more information and to download the poker software.