DraftKings signs deal with World Poker Tour Los Angeles, CA (November 10, 2017) – World Poker Tour® today announced DraftKings Inc. as a sponsor for the upcoming Season XVI WPT® European Championship taking place in Berlin, Germany, at Spielbank Casino from January 10-15, 2018. The festival features €1.6 million in total prize pool guarantees and kicks off with the €500,000 guaranteed WPTDeepStacks™ Berlin €1,500 Main Event from January 5-8, 2018.
Hublot partners with World Poker Tour Hublot, the renowned Swiss luxury watch company initiated and developed by Jean-Claude Biver and Ricardo Guadalupe, is coming to the poker world. The company, which has had collaborations with FIFA World Cup, Ferrari, and both American football and basketball, has announced that they will become the “Official Timekeeper and Official Watch” of the World Poker Tour (WPT) and Alpha8. Hublot will also become title sponsor of the for the WPT Player of the Year, now deemed the Hublot WPT Player of the Year, and award the winner a custom one-of-a-kind watch.
Bwin sponsors World Poker Tour The World Poker Tour made a major announcement during Day 2 of the WPT Borgata Poker Open on Tuesday. Starting this season (Season XII), the prestigious $25,000 buy-in World Poker Tour World Championship will take place outside of the Bellagio in Las Vegas, moving to the Borgata Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, N.J. The event will take place in May 2014.