Celtic player Tony aplikasi live is now hoping to make name and fame from a new career, that is professional poker. Though the 32 year old took up professional poker only 3 years ago, he was the winner of a mini-series of the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas earlier, winning a five figure prize.

Cascarino jetted off to sun-kissed island of St. Kitts with Scotland’s only sponsored poker professional, Greenock’s Tony Chessa. Before jetting off, Cascarino, who cost Celtic 1.1m pounds, admitted it would be a great coup for Glasgow if it could secure the UK’s first super casino.

Fund-Raising Tournament Hosted by Cystic Fibriosis Foundation, in CA

The “Alamo Poker Tour Texas Hold’em Poker Challenge”, a two day poker tournament, studded with celebrities and stars will be held by The Cystic Fibriosis Foundation. This fund-raising event will take place between December 8-9, 2005, at the Morongo Casino Resort in Cabazon, CA.

Thursday night’s player party will feature poker-themed entertainment by Jim Karol, The Mind Wiz, as seen on national broadcast and television and a celebrity filled party. Special rates are also available for guests wishing to stat at the resort.

New Twist in Battle Between Empire Online and Party Gaming

Empire Online has received a written warning from fellow gaming group PartyGaming telling it that their relationship would change. However, Empire did not inform its investors about this development when floating its prospectus earlier this year.

The revelation of the letter is a fresh twist in the ongoing row between the two companies. They are at loggerheads after Party separated the poke r system used by its own players from that used by players at its partner companies – known as “skins” – such as Empire.

Now ‘Win a Poker Prize Package’ by Taking Up the Combined Offer of TheSportsCritics.com and RoyalFlushWarehouse.com

RoyalFlushWarehouse.com and TheSportsCritics.com have partnered together to offer the “Win a Poker Prize Package” contest. This combined promotion will be on throughout November and December and have two grand prize winners, who will be selected on January1, 2006.

The contest provides sports and poker fans the chance to win one of two MLB themed chip packages consisting of 500 chips with a dealer button, 2 decks of cards, 5 dice and a custom aluminum case. Michael Paonessa, owner of TheSportsCritics.com is excited to offer such a unique prize package.

The Poker Industry is growing in leaps and bounds. To keep up with this fast-paced growth, online poker rooms are offering exciting promotions, to grab customer base. Now the popular gaming site, LondonPokerClub.com is giving its players a chance to win a trip to Scandinavia. The Scandinavian Open Tournament will take place in Copenhagen, in Denmark. The prize package is $6,500 and includes a  DKK 30,000 entry to the tournament. This event will be a part of the European Poker Tour and will be a televised event. The winner will also get a Euro 10,000 seat in the EPT Grand Final in Monte Carlo. Players can win the seats by satellites running throughout the next six weeks, on LondonPokerClub.com. This will give them a chance to enter into the $350 online final on Sunday, January1, 2006.