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Play Hard to Win Party Poker Sports Stars Challenge

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Party Poker wants to put you in the Sports Spotlight with the Sports Stars Challenge!

Party Poker has gathered together some of the biggest sports stars from around the world for this ultimate challenge and you can be right there with them! These sports icons will have to prove their true sporting skills in one of the world’s most popular games - POKER! Soon we will see who has what it takes to take down their competition for the world to see, in a televised poker tournament!

The very best part is that you could be joining in the action to compete against them all to win your share of the colossal $84,000 prize pool. It’s a real first for Party Poker! Where all Party Poker players will have the opportunity to take part in the Sports Stars Challenge, all for a chance to win a spot on one of seven legendary teams! These special teams will be made up from the stars of football, rugby, boxing, motor sport, darts and golf. A few of the names that are going to be a part of this phenomenal event include Frank Lebœuf, Giancarlo Fisichella, Phil Taylor, Ronald de Boer and Sven Ottke, as well as Graeme McDowell, Andy Goode, Jan Molby, Agnieszka Rylik and Thomas Helmer. This is just a sampling of the pro sports stars, with more big names to be added each week.

There will be two spots available per team that you can compete for over the next seven weeks through Party Poker’s online Freeroll qualifier tournaments! During weeks one through six, from now until May10th, Party Poker will run two daily Freeroll qualifiers for a specified team. The Monday freerolls will take place for football, and on Tuesday they will run for rugby and so on. But get ready for some tough competition, because only the top 10 finishers of each Freeroll will make their way to their specific sport’s tournament final in week seven, from May 11th to 17th.

So what is the big pay-off? The two top players in each final will be awarded a Sports Stars Challenge package to attend the grand event and mingle with their favorite sports heroes among a poker tournament atmosphere like no other! Plus these lucky winners will be afforded the opportunity to show their poker savvy to the world - in a major TV show that will be seen across the globe! The filming of this fabulous event will take place in the UK from May 29th to June 1st!

Here’s your chance to not only mingle with the heroes of the sports world but to maybe even become one in your own right! To get in on all the hot sports action, Download Party Poker now and use the code: PW25FREE to receive our Special Bonus of $50 FREE when you follow the instructions, or 100% up to $500 deposit bonus! Then start playing in the daily freerolls for your favorite sport today! For you ultimate sports fans, why not join in and play them all to see which sport you excel in? Let the famous names in sports see the winner in you - by qualifying for the Sports Stars Challenge today at Party Poker!

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