Do battle with a trio of English rugby's finest at PokerStars

Do battle with a trio of English rugby's finest at PokerStars

Wednesday, 2 March 2011

The rugby players of Wales, Italy and France haven't managed it but PokerStars is giving poker players the chance to beat English rugby legends Mike Tindall, Dylan Hartley and David Strettle in a special private bounty tournament.

The special England Rugby Home Game Bounty tournament takes place on Monday 7 March at 3pm UK time with the winner set to win an England shirt signed by the full squad plus an assortment of PokerStars goodies. The players who knock out the rugby trio will also win signed England shirts.

There are a couple of ways to qualify for this very special tournament. Firstly there's a freeroll at 7pm UK time on Saturday 6 March with the top three finishers gaining a seat in the England Rugby Home Game. Another ten seats are up for grabs in £0.10 + rebuys satellite starting half an hour later at 7.30pm.

“This is your chance to play and chat with three England rugby stars at the world's largest poker site.” read a statement from PokerStars, “So if you’ve never played poker before but are big on rugby, this is the perfect opportunity to get the ball rolling on your poker career and take a shot at some fantastic prizes!”

This promotion is only open to players from the UK and Ireland. To take part sign up for an account at PokerStars.

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