Mar 9, 2013
The Professionals vs Team PokerStars
Clash of the Poker Superstars
The challenge has been issued and accepted; during EPT London, Full Tilt Poker's Viktor "Isildur1" Blom, Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Gus Hansen will face off online against Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier, Isaac "luvthewnba" Haxton and Daniel "Kid Poker" Negreanu in three heads-up matches.
There is more than just pride at stake for each professional, as match winners will collect $50,000 from their opponent and each member of the overall winning team will receive $10,000 in tournament buy-ins from the rival poker room.
The games take place on Sunday, March 10th at 10:00 ET ,13:00 ET and 16:00 ET and will be hosted at Full Tilt Poker, allowing everyone to log in and cheer on their favorite players.
Check out the Challenge Match Schedule:
* Isildur1 vs Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier, Sunday March 10th at 10:00 ET
* durrrr vs Isaac "luvthewnba" Haxton, Sunday March 10th at 13:00 ET
* Gus Hansen vs Daniel "Kid Poker" Negreanu, Sunday March 10th at 16:00 ET
The challenge match format will be best-of-three Heads-Up tournaments, featuring 15 minute blind levels and with starting stacks set at 3,000.
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