Monday, April 30, 2012

Alan Davie, a Sponsored Player, Hits €23,536 Winning Streak sponsored and mentored player Alan Davie continues his winning streak. Davie started the week finishing 2nd in the $200,000 Guaranteed Sunday Blast on Poker Encore, winning an incredible $24,000 (€18,158), and ended it with winning the €20,000 Guaranteed on Poker Time taking home the first place prize of €5,378. This is the second time Davie has won this tournament since he became a sponsored player.

“Joining gave me the resources to play a lot more volume and bigger games, which of course helps me improve as a player,” Davie explains. “ is helping me achieve my potential by giving me the financial backing and mentoring. I’m already playing some of the best games on a nightly basis.”

Davie continues by expressing his gratitude to his mentor Darren Hedley, “My mentor had a big part to play in my score, as I was having a tough time at the tables leading up to this result, but he kept reassuring me my luck would change sooner rather than later. His belief in me really helped me focus on playing and not just being results orientated.”, the original and leading poker staking and poker training site, has been sponsoring and mentoring promising players like Davie since 2005. Last summer it made its revolutionary new MyGame poker training system, modelled on that experience, available free to anyone that wants to learn, win and transform the way they play. It builds players’ poker skills from the ground up by analysing actual play.

The new Tournament Report Card analyses play and grades players on all aspects of Multi and Single table tournament play.

Access to tutorials, the unique hands analysis tool, Report Cards, and social gaming features are all free after registering a new account with any of Badbeat’s partner poker sites including, GentingPoker, WPTPoker, Betfair, PokerStars.

Global Gaming Events Presents €10K Three Event Series at Circle Line Poker

Circle Line Poker and Global Gaming Events have come together for a three month series of tournaments with over 10,000Eur in the player prize pools.The first month of events offers a €2000 Freeroll taking place on Saturday, May 5th at 19:00GMT and on Sunday, May 6th at 19:00GMT, €1000 will be added to the player prize pool in this 5.00 + .50Eur buy-in event. Registration opens on Friday, May 4th.
The second month of this event series offers €1000 Freeroll on June 2nd as well as €2000 Cash added to the buy-in event on June 3rd. Players that make a deposit or reload in the last 14 days before the buy-in as well as play in the buy-in event will receive €10 cash back into their player account.

In the third and last month of this event series, €1000 Freeroll takes place on June 30th. On July 1st, €3000 will be added to the player prize pool in the buy-in event. Players that make a deposit or reload in the 14 days prior to this event as well as play in the buy-in event will have their winnings doubled.
If the winning player is tagged to an affiliate in the freerolls in this series, the affiliate will win €200. In the buy-in events, if the winning player is tagged to an affiliate, the affiliate will win €300.

"We're excited to be teaming up with Global Gaming Events and to be offering these events to Circle Line Poker players," says Michelle McKay, Manager of Circle Line Poker.

These events are password protected. Pre-registration is not required. Players that need an account are invited to visit Circle Line Poker to open a player account.

To keep up to date on all Circle Line Poker tournaments and promotions, bookmark their blog at