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Win a Trip to The Bahamas and Take on The Biggest Names in Sports

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The beautiful Bahamas is well known for being pretty hot this time of year – but it is about to turn up the heat even more next month, when the Sports Legends Challenge is due to hit the islands on September 14th through the 17th!

You may have heard the news already, that Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet Poker are throwing a poker bash in the Bahamas. And not just any old poker get together, but one with the biggest names from the sports world coming on board. Also in attendance will be at least 25 of the best of the best from the world of poker, including Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke who will all merge to do battle at the luxurious Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the spectacular Bahamas!

As the event draws closer, even more sports legends are signing up to be there, like skateboarding wizard Tony Hawk and MMA superstar Chuck Liddell! These two will join an impressive roster of sports legends who have already signed up such as: Richard Petty, Sugar Ray Leonard, Emmitt Smith, Troy Aikman, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Reggie Jackson, Jim Brown, Joe Namath, Jerry West, Herschel Walker, Gale Sayers, Mike Ditka, Julius Erving, Brooks Robinson, Bobby Hull, Fuzzy Zoeller, Laffit Pincay, Michael Strahan and Kyle Petty! And more sports stars are joining in every day, so you never know who you may come face to face with in the Bahamas next month!

Are you up for taking on these mega sports stars and the biggest names to ever grace a poker table? If so, get ready for the massive $10 Million Dollar challenge in Paradise!

Even though hanging out with these superstars of sports and poker may seem like enough fun, you'll be playing for more than bragging rights when you take them on in this four-day event! Featuring several casino FreeRoll tournaments, there will be a whopping $10 million in cash prize money up for grabs! And if that isn’t enough to get you packing for some fun in the sun, how about a $1Million Dollar prize pool Main Event No Limit Texas Hold ‘em tournament finale?  Plus when you take your seat in the main event, make sure you look your best because it will be taped to air on the Fox Sports TV channel on Thanksgiving Day!

But that’s not all – not by a long shot! There will also be daily celebrity golf tournaments, sports trivia competitions, player Q&A sessions, and special exclusive evening cocktail receptions, where you can hobnob with the legends in person!

So how do you get there?

By playing at Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet Poker you can earn your vacation in Paradise with a Step 10 ticket. Then when you win, battle out on the green felt to win your VIP package to the Sports Legends Challenge! You can also qualify until August 24th in the daily Sports Legends Special Qualifiers at 7pm ET that have a buy-in of just 500 player points. Or skip the steps and qualifiers and jump in the Sports Legends Super Satellite on Wednesdays at 22:15 ET where you can win your prize package for a $215 buy-in.

When you win your amazing Sports Legends Challenge Prize Package you will have a royal flush when you receive:

•    Round trip air fare to and from the Bahamas
•    Five nights accommodations at the Atlantis Resort at Paradise Island
•    $500 in spending money
•    Exclusive entry to the opening draft party
•    Golf tournaments taking place everyday
•    Several Freeroll tournaments of your choice
•    Sit n’ Gos with valuable sports memorabilia for prizes
•    Poker cash games playing against poker pros and sports legends  
•    Special Sit n’ Gos featuring each sports legend
Don’t miss this amazing opportunity, to take the trip of a lifetime for any sports fan - to Paradise and take on the Legends of Sports! Get to Absolute Poker and Ultimate Poker today because time is running out to win your Sports Legends Challenge Prize Package!

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