(PRESS RELEASE) -- With The Professionals vs Team PokerStars.eu challenge matches scheduled to begin this Sunday, March 10th at 10:00 ET, excitement continues to build ahead of the much-anticipated clash of the poker titans. Full Tilt Poker’s Gus Hansen, Tom “durrrr” Dwan and Viktor “Isildur1” Blom take on PokerStars’ Daniel Negreanu, Isaac Haxton and Bertrand Grospellier in a series of heads-up matches, with each player targeting the $50,000 staked by their rival.
Full Tilt Poker players can earn up to $100 and win $10,000 freeroll tournament entries by making a real-money deposit or transfer and choosing the players they think will win each challenge game. Most players who have made their selections currently expect The Professionals to triumph, as a greater number have selected Hansen, Dwan and Blom than their opponents, with three times as many players picking Blom as his match’s winner than Grospellier.
The challenge matches will be hosted online at Full Tilt Poker and players worldwide can follow the action by logging in and using the Find a Player feature to search for “Gus Hansen, “Isildur1” or “durrrr”. The official @FullTiltPoker account on Twitter will also provide updates on the status of each match.
Players must deposit or transfer at least $10 by Saturday, March 9th at 23:59 ET to be eligible to select the winning poker superstars and have the opportunity to receive a cash reward of up to $100 and entry to the $10,000 freeroll tournaments.
Please visit The Professionals vs Team PokerStars page for more information.
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