News is mixed and varied in the world of poker. Let’s start with the big win for Mexican player, Marty Mathis, taking first at the PP LIVE Dollar $100,000 promo. True aficionados want to know every detail. They have been following him since taking in $873,700 in the South America MILLIONS main poker event.
Mathis was a creature to behold accumulating almost $400,000 in PP Live Dollars at the Leaderboard Promo, a digital currency created for travel and events in early 2018 of which he is a major advocate. He is going to be a star at the 2019 MILLIONS events.
The world started to take note while he built his bankroll at the 2018 World Series of Poker (WSOP) with PP Live Dollars.
Meanwhile, gambling hits the boob tube as HBO offers the Czech Republic a free trial. Lucky residents get to watch Daenerys and Missandei on season 8 of Game of Thrones. Be sure to catch the series by subscription.
Also regarding the Czech Republic, the World Poker Tour (WPT) is about to partner with the King’s Resort in Rozvado to host WPTDeepStacks, Germany from July 11-22 with the main event penciled in for the 19th to the 22nd.
It is Season XVIII already and more than €1m in guarantees are promised for the €1,500 buy-in €500,000 main event. This is certainly a new venue for the series and is no doubt the result of its partnership with partypoker LIVE.
It is a ground-breaking moment for WPT according to Hermance Blum, Vice-President Europe. It is sure to be one of many such events at King’s. Players can buy-in with partypoker LIVE dollars.