|Online casino PokerStars.com has announced that it has invested $2.5 million in order to send 200 players to the World Series of Poker (WSOP) in Las Vegas next month.|
PokerStars.com has promised to send upwards of 2,000 players to the famous Nevada tournament and has launched a series of online qualifier tournaments awarding 200 lucky players with a $12,500 WSOP Main Event seat package.
The satellite series has a $370 buy-in with the prize package including the $10,000 Main Event buy-in for the 39th WSOP plus travel and accommodation allowances.
PokerStars.com revealed that its sponsored professional players have already had an impact at the event happening at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. Daniel Negreanu has won his fourth bracelet while Victor Ramdin and Barry Greenstein hit the money list in three other events.