16+ CR GTD
Header banner - Calling Stn
Pokersaint - Lead
WPT and Partypoker sign 4-year partnership Poker

WPT and Partypoker sign 4-year partnership

by Gutshot Editorial Posted on 30 Aug, 2018

WPT Enterprises is the creator of the World Poker Tour – the premier name in internationally televised gaming and entertainment, with brand presence in land-based tournaments, television, online and mobile. They are one of the companies to have ignited the global poker boom.

Partypoker on the other hand is an online poker room providing fair gameplay, owned by GVS Holdings PLC – a multinational sports betting and gaming group, the leading e-gaming operator in both B2C and B2B markets. GVC has four main product verticals (sports, Casino, Poker, Bingo).

A collaboration between the WPT and partypoker isn’t anything new. In fact, the two entities have been closely tied for years. Most recently, partypoker served as an online partner for WPT events across Europe, in places like Prague, London and Cyprus.

The WPT and partypoker have joined forces yet again, as the two industry monsters will bring poker players huge live events in Canada and Europe. Their partnership will see prize pools worth up to EUR 3 million and about seven events in the four-year span.

Adam Pliska, CEO of WPT commented, saying, “The World Poker Tour is proud to partner with partypoker LIVE on this new, four-year global initiative. The partnership allows the WPT to continue its dedication of bringing world-class poker to people’s lives, and we are honoured to have John Duthie and the entire team at partypoker LIVE sharing in this value. Together with partypoker LIVE, we look forward to elevating the game for all levels.”

Details of the partnership

The first event of this new partnership is just around the corner, in October this year. Playground Poker Club in Montreal will host a WPT bonanza, the kind the poker world is yet to see. It will include a WPT500 event, a WPTDeepStacks and a WPT Main Tour event, all in one venue during the festival.

Casino Sochi in Russia and Dusk Till Dawn in the U.K. have strong ties to partypoker, and they will also host events of this partnership in 2019. 2018 will see only the Montreal event for which the partypoker partnership will come into play and no will feature no other event. As part of the partypoker end of the bargain, the online giant will qualify 300-plus players to every event for which it teams with WPT. Also, partypoker satellite grinders will be able to use their PP LIVE $$$ to buy in.

Duthie said he’s “pleased” to be working closely with the WPT. He also said, “the WPT has always aimed to put the players first, and that is a mission we strongly adhere to with our partypoker LIVE events. Collaborating with the WPT on these additional events across Canada and Europe will allow us to continue to provide players with the tournaments they want across the globe.”

Spartan deposit slim - May 2020

Check out our online poker rooms section, where you can read reviews on the biggest and best poker rooms in the country, while also taking advantage of their bonuses and promotions. Check out these top poker rooms HERE.

Tagged : 


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Dangal box

Top 10 Poker Rooms

  • Calling Station
    Calling Station

    Instant withdrawal; Use “RELOAD20” on deposits for 20% locked bonus
    Offer: "GUTSHT" Register

  • 9stacks

    Instant withdrawal; 100% locked bonus on first deposit
    Offer: "9GUTSHOT Register

  • PokerSaint

    60-seconds withdrawal; 100% locked bonus on first deposit
    Offer: "GUT100" Register

  • Poker Dangal
    Poker Dangal

    INR 500 Free on sign-up; (425 Locked, 75 Instant)
    Offer: 150% on first deposit up to INR 5,000 Register

  • Natural8

    Sign-up code "GUTSHOT"
    Offer: 200% bonus up to $500 or $100 in instant rewards Register

  • Pocket52

    Up to 300% bonus for first-time depositors
    Offer: "GUTSHOT52" - 10% Instant + 190% Locked + Free Ticket worth Rs.110 Register

  • Poker Tempo
    Poker Tempo

    Free Rs. 700 on Signup - 600 Ticket for 1 Lakh GTD tournament, 50 Instant, 50 Locked
    Offer: "WELCOME700" - First deposit bonus of 150% Register


    Sign-up with "GSBLZ"
    Offer: NA Register

  • PokerStars India
    PokerStars India

    Deposit Rs.500 and get First Deposit Bonus of Rs.2,500 + 5 tickets to Depositor Freerolls
    Offer: "IMIN2500" Register

  • Spartan Poker
    Spartan Poker

    Sign-up with "GUTSHOT"
    Offer: "GUT300X" to get 300% on your deposit Register

BSU box banner

Want to share your thoughts about poker?

Then click the button to submit your article.

Facebook + Follow

Instagram + Follow

Welcome Bonus upto INR 5600

Welcome Bonus upto INR 5600