Aspers Stratford to Host PKR Live

Aspers Stratford to Host PKR Live

Friday, 14 December 2012

PKR Live returns next year between March 29th and 31st, 2013, the online poker site announced yesterday. A change of venue this time around will see the players battling each other in the plush surroundings of Aspers Stratford Casino, London.

The popular live event attracts a host of players from the UK, as well as Europe, and is known as much for its jovial atmosphere as the action at the felt.

Competing alongside community members and pros, – such as Scott Shelley, Sofia Lovgren and Vladimir Geshkenbein – the $500 main event promises to be yet another well attended tournament.

Indeed, with qualifiers currently being offered on PKR, prospective players can win bag an $800 package that will cover their buy-in and accommodation for the series.

Alongside the main tournament will be a selection of sit events, Sit’N’Gos and cash games, as well as one of PKR’s legendary parties.

Commenting on the announcement, Sofia “Wellbet” Lovgren said: “No other tournament is like PKR Live. PKR really knows how to throw a great party, and create the perfect atmosphere for live poker. Trust me, when you’ve been to PKR Live, you’ll always want to come back.”

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