Shooting Star Charity Event announced for partypoker / WPT World Online Championships

Shooting Star Charity Event announced for partypoker / WPT World Online Championships

partypoker, in conjunction with the World Poker Tour, will be holding a special $500,000 guaranteed charity poker event to benefit 1Day Sooner, as part of the WPT World Online Championships.

We’ve got all the pertinent details, plus more about satellites, which celebrities and poker player ambassadors will be bounties in the charity poker event, a Poker Industry Invitational Event, and more.

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Storytime: The Dr. Jerry Buss Go For The Gold Charity Poker Tournament

Storytime: The Dr. Jerry Buss Go For The Gold Charity Poker Tournament

Back in 1993, Robert Turner convinced the now-late owner of the Los Angeles Lakers Dr. Jerry Buss to participate in a charity poker tournament at the Bicycle Casino. Dr. Buss’ only catch: the tournament had to be played using poker chips made of real gold!

Here’s the amazing story of how the tournament came together, including a list of some of the incredible poker legends, like Stu Ungar and Chip Reese, who participated.

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Faded Spade Card Club to Host Breast Cancer Alliance Charity Poker Tournament

Faded Spade Card Club to Host Breast Cancer Alliance Charity Poker Tournament

The Faded Spade Card Club will host a special charity poker tournament to benefit the Breast Cancer Alliance on June 25, 2020 at 8pm Eastern.

The tournament will be co-hosted by Faded Spade Founder and CEO Tom Wheaton and WSOP commentator and Global Poker Award winner Jamie Kerstetter.

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UK NHS Charity Tournament Takes Place April 16

Keep your diaries free at 20:30 BST on Thursday 16 April because there’s a special charity tournament that needs your support. The UK NHS Charity Tournament shuffles up at deals at 20:30 BST prompt and costs exactly £50 to enter. Should you somehow dust off your generous stack of 50,000 tournament chips during the first […]

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