Sam Holden’s Makes a Marvelous Victory at 888poker Late Night Poker ShowSaturday, December 17th, 2011 by Nadia
The ambassador of team 888poker, Sam Holden, made a marvelous victory in the prestigious Late Night Poker Show held by 888poker. Prior to the show, the player had an 8th place finish in the WSOP Main Event where he won a total of $782,115.
32 Players Participated in Late Night Poker TV Show
The Late Night Poker series this year had a total of 32 participants. The prize pool announced for the event was $150,000. In addition, the winner would also take home a Late Night Poker trophy. The players in the competition included the previous champion of Late Night Poker, Padraig Parkinson, fellow members of team 888poker and other top professionals in the industry.
Holden’s performance in the event had been marvelous. He started playing with a solid stack of $50,000 chips. Sam offered stiff competition to Luke Schwartz and increased his chips significantly. When Luke was dealt AJ, all his chips went in pre-flop.
Sam Holden- the 10th Champion of Late Night Poker
Sam Holden is one of the youngest to win the prestigious Later Night Poker show. He is the 10th champion of the series. In the WSOP November Nine, Holden was referred to as the ‘Last Brit Standing’. The player has truly become a celebrity in the world of British poker with his recent victory at the Late Night Poker Show. The poker pro will get a chance to meet other ambassadors in the industry at Dublin’s World Poker Tour 2012 and Aussie Millions 2012.
888poker announces the LG Massive Giveaway Promotion
888poker has more to offer this season apart from the Late Night Poker TV show. The poker room has partnered with the leading brand in the electronics market, LG, to offer an attractive promotion. LG 3D television sets worth $50,000 have been announced as prizes that will be given out to the winners of the promotion. The campaign commenced on December 11th and will continue till February 2cnd.
During the period for which the promotion will run, all 888poker players will get a free entry to a guaranteed tournament to be held in 2012. The tourney is worth $5,000. The top 100 players of the event will get an entry to the Big Weekly LG Giveaway Tournament of 888poker. To qualify for the event, players have to make a deposit of $10. New players of the poker site will be offered a coupon worth $8. The coupon will be handed over to players on signing up. Players are not required to make a deposit in order to receive coupons.
In addition to the Big Weekly LG Giveaway Tournament, the regular promotions of the site will be offered.
With a customer base of more than 5 millions, 888poker is one of the most reputed poker rooms in the industry. The cutting edge software of the site offers a host of attractive features. In addition to the bonuses and promotions, the other interesting features of the site include the My.888poker.com Community and 888poker Online Shop.