Leading Internet poker resource PokerListings.com (pokerlistings.com) and top online poker room Bodog.com (Bodog.com) are offering their valued players a series of special World Series of Poker (WSOP) freerolls worth a combined value of $33,000. Participating players could win one of two WSOP Main Event prize packages, the chance to play Bodog.com-sponsored players Evelyn Ng, Josh Arieh, or David Williams heads-up for $1,500, and the opportunity to hang out with them at the WSOP.
Eligible players will compete in two $16,500 WSOP freerolls for the chance to win a $12,500 WSOP Main Event prize package. The winner of each WSOP Freeroll will receive the $10,000 WSOP Main Event buy-in plus $2,500 for travel and accommodation expenses. In addition, the tournament champion will be given the option to choose Evelyn Ng, Josh Arieh, or David Williams as their opponent in a $1,500 heads-up match, and will then meet and hang out with their pro at the WSOP. Players who place in spots 2-60 in each $16,500 WSOP Freeroll will split the remaining $2,500 in prize money.
In order to qualify, players must have signed-up at Bodog.com via PokerListings.com links and earned the required amount of player points for the current month. Players who earn 200 player points before May 31 will be entered to compete in the first WSOP Freeroll. Players who earn 250 player points in the month of June (by June 30) will qualify to compete in the second WSOP Freeroll. Bodog will notify all players once they have met the requirements.
The first $16,500 WSOP Freeroll will be held on June 7, 2006 at 9 p.m. (EST), and the second will be held on July 5, 2006 at 9 p.m. (EST).
In addition, new players who sign-up at Bodog.com via PokerLisitngs.com links will receive a $100 sign-up bonus where they will be paid $100 upfront on any first deposit of $100 or more.
“With the WSOP due to begin in almost one month, PokerListings.com is delighted to be offering our players this incredible bonus offer,” said Steven Williams, editor at PokerListings.com. “Not only will our freeroll winners be competing among the world’s best at this year’s Main Event, but they will also get to play heads-up with one of the top young pros on today’s professional circuit in preparation for their debut at the world’s richest sporting event. Indeed, we are very excited about this bonus offer, and wish our players the best of luck in qualifying and kicking butt!”
PokerListings.com (http://www.pokerlistings.com) was launched in 2003 and quickly became the largest online poker guide. This free-to-use website provides poker players across the globe with in-depth analysis of all major online poker rooms as well as the world's best online poker deals, including sign-up bonuses and promotional offers, and detailed content on poker strategy, tournaments, news, and freerolls.