|The Prima Poker Network has sent eight of their very best to compete in the World Poker Tour in Atlantic City at the elegant new Borgata Hotel. But these online players will have to face more than the land based sharpies to take home the bacon. Hurricane Isabel is the surprise X factor that may effect the events outcome. In fact, who knows if the event, scheduled for play Saturday the 20th, will take place at all given that the hurricane is battering the US east coast with 100 mph winds. |
But assuming that the online poker masters do get to battle against Jersey’s finest, they will be battling for a prize pool worth more than $500,000 in a No-Limit Texas Hold-'em bonanza.
The online competitors that come courtesy of the Prima Poker network have earned their seats through an online multilevel satellite tournaments that began in late August. The tournament allowed players to try for the final positions as many times as they wished, but only sent the best of the best to the Borgata Casino.