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March 22, 2016 — St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – Intertops Poker is once again living up to its reputation as the best destination for online poker tournament action by hosting another series of online satellite tournaments that will send champions to a major live tournament. This time, the winner will travel to Austria’s ‘Monte Carlo of the Alps’ to play in the prestigious €700,000 CAPT Velden European poker championship.
The ultimate €4,500 ($5,000) prize package for the three-tier tournament series beginning this week includes $500 in travel expenses, 5 night accommodation plus €2500 + €200 buy-in to the Main Event at CAPT Velden, July 20 – 25, 2016.
CAPT Velden Online Satellite Tournament Schedule
Step 1 ($2 + $.20) March 23 – April 9, 2:00, 4:00, 20:00, 22:00 & 23:59 GMT
Step 2 ($10 + $1) March 24 – April 10, 2:00 GMT
Last Chance ($1.00 + $.10) April 10, 23:30 GMT
Final ($100 + $10) April 11, 1:00 GMT (8 pm EST)
Velden is a posh lakeside summer health resort with sports and outdoor activities like golf and hiking. With Casino Velden at its heart, it’s also known for its nightlife. CAPT Velden is one of the premiere events on the Casinos Austria Poker Tour and attracts professional and recreational players primarily from Austria, Germany and Italy.
“I’ve been pretty successful online and in local casinos,” said Tim O’Keefe who recently won his way to CAPT Seefeld. “It was quite an adventure playing in a big European tournament. I learned a lot -- Europeans sure play different than they do in Oklahoma! The Intertops team took great care of us and I’m really grateful for the experience!”
The next group of Intertops online satellite winners is off to the Caribbean in April for TKPT St Maarten. Like the CAPT Seefeld team and the group that went to CPT Punta Cana before that, they’ll share their tournament experiences on the Living the Dream poker blog.
Until March 28th, $200 GTD Easter Freerolls continue at Intertops every day at 2:15 pm EST and up to $1000 GTD tournaments continue every night at 8:15 pm EST. Intertops, the leading site on the Horizon Poker Network, is also offering an up to $200 reload bonus this week.
March 18, 2016 — St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – Intertops Poker know that poker players would rather play poker than hunt for crappy chocolate eggs, so they’ve added lots of extra poker tournaments to the Easter schedule, including a $500 freeroll and daily $200 freereolls. There’s also an up to $200 reload bonus and a special bonus for Blackjack players.
Easter Special Poker Tournaments
March 20 – 28 there will be a series of nightly Easter tournaments – each day same time (8:15 pm EST, 1:15 am GMT +1 day), different game:
March 20 - PL Omaha $300 R&A
March 21 - NL Hold'em $300 Turbo R&A
March 22 - NL Hold'em $300 GTD BIG Bounty
March 23 - PL Omaha $500 GTD Deep Turbo R&A
March 24 - NL Hold'em $300 GTD Big Bounty
March 25 - NL Hold'em $1,000 GTD Turbo R&A
March 26 - NL Hold'em $1,000 GTD R&A
March 27 - NL Hold'em $1,000 GTD Deepstacks
March 28 - NL Hold'em $500 GTD Freeroll
Daily $200 GTD Easter Freerolls
March 24 – 28, 2:15 pm EST -- Free for all players
The $500 Freeroll on the 28th requires an access code which will be emailed to players.
As the busiest poker room on the Horizon Poker Network, this site is best known for poker, but it also has a selection of casino games where everyone playing Blackjack this Easter will get 5% added to their winnings.
The poker room will also add 150% (up to $200) to all Easter deposits:
Intertops -- Bonus code: EASTER16 (Valid March 22 – 28, 2016)
Details on all Easter promotions and tournaments are available at Intertops Poker
March 15, 2016 (Press Release) -- The maddest time of the sporting year is upon us again and Intertops provides its customers with added excitement as the college hoops season reaches its crazy finale. Selection Sunday saw Kansas, Oregon, North Carolina and Virginia handed the top seeds in the four Regional tournaments, but anything is possible as the best teams in the country battle it out for glory in the weeks ahead.
“We have seen a huge amount of action from the moment our lines were posted,” said an Intertops Sportsbook manager. “It’s the time of year when many recreational punters decide to try their luck -- a correct hunch on one of the underdogs can provide very tasty winnings. It’s not called March Madness for nothing!”
There may be a few uncertainties on the basketball courts, but Intertops customers are certain that they will be well taken care of. The world’s first online sportsbook enjoys a reputation for providing exciting promotions for all major sporting events and March Madness is no exception.
Customers depositing into their account before March 27th can claim a tasty 50% bonus worth up to $100. There’s also $25,000 for the taking in the annual Intertops March Madness Bracket.
“We know a perfect bracket is very unlikely to be cracked, but that doesn’t mean that our players are left empty-handed. The cash prize will then be shared equally between the 25 customers with the most correct picks,” added the manager.
The full-featured online sportsbook offers competitive odds on dozens of wagering options on NCAA Basketball. Intertops Sportsbook, the world’s first online sportsbook, recently had a complete mobile-friendly redesign and now has more wagers and attractive new parlay options than ever before.
March 15, 2016 — St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – Intertops Poker has put up $500 in prizes for top Sit n Go players this month. Players that take a seat at most SnG games up to $10 buy-in will automatically earn SnG Battle points. The 20 players with the most points by March 22nd will split $500 in prize money with $90 – and top bragging rights -- going to the first place player.
Players have until March 22nd to accumulate points and can check their standing on the leaderboard any time. Higher buy-ins earn more points. So does winning. Any 10max SnG up to $10 buy-in qualifies (Double-up, kamikaze and satellite Sit & Go games are excluded from this race.) Prize money will be paid with 48 hours.
“$90. Ya, I’ll take it,” said one regular at Intertops tables. “But there’s a few guys on that leaderboard I just wanna take down!”
Intertops is well known for its busy poker room that attracts players with all levels of skill. A new $1,000 GTD R&A No Limit Holdem tournament has been added to the busy tournament schedule, night time at 11:00 pm EST.
The popular poker room is known for its online satellite tournaments, sending champions to exciting live poker tournament events in Europe and the Caribbean. One group is just back from CAPT Seefeld in Austria and the next is off to the Caribbean in April for TKPT St Maarten.
March 4, 2016 -- St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – As the world awakens from its winter slumber to the fresh scent of spring blossoms in the air, Intertops Casino is celebrating the season of rebirth and rejuvenation with its $270,000 Spring Garden casino bonus giveaway. Every week until May 2, hundreds of players will receive bonuses up to $500 each. There will be $30,000 in weekly prizes and one lucky player will receive a $1000 cash prize at the end of the event.
“Spring brings us a new sense of hope and excitement,” noted Intertops’ casino manager. “And so does some extra cash in your casino account!”
Intertops Casino players earn reward points when they play any of its real money casino games. A leaderboard shows players’ ranking and each week the top 300 on the scoreboard get bonuses up to $500 each. The top twenty players each week are also entered in a grand prize draw for a $1000 cash prize. To qualify for additional bonuses up to $150 awarded on Thursdays, all players have to do is play their favorite casino games on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday.
Intertops Casino has hundreds of real-money online casino games from Realtime Gaming (RTG), but one of the most popular during this season of springtime delights is bound to be the Enchanted Garden slot game, a fantasy set in a mythical garden inhabited by unicorns and fairies. Garden and Fairy Princess symbols trigger free spins and hitting Firefly symbols during those free spins wins even more free spins. Enchanted Garden’s progressive jackpot, which can be randomly triggered by any winning combination, is currently almost $5000.
The Spring Garden casino bonus event continues until May 2, 2016. Players can check their current ranking any time at https://casino.intertops.eu/en/promotions where complete contest details are also available.
A favorite with online casino players all over the world for nearly 20 years, Intertops Casino is known for its excellent customer service, hassle-free deposits and withdrawals and huge selection of online casino games from RTG.
February 22, 2016 — St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – Members of the Living the Dream team, all online satellite winners from Intertops Poker, are on their way to Austria to compete in the CAPT Seefeld poker tournament next week. Daily video reports from the world class ski resort near Innsbruck begin on Wednesday on the Living the Dream poker blog.
Meanwhile, online satellite tournaments where five online players will win their way to the Caribbean for the TKPT tournament in St Maarten in April, continue until March 6th. Step 1 tournaments in the three-tier series (buy in $2 + $.20) are held every day at 11am, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, 8pm and 10pm EST. From there, players can win their way to Finals held every Sunday at 9 pm EST, where $3000 prize packages are awarded to the winners, or buy-in to those events for $100 + $10.
“I can't stop thinking about the tournament in Austria!” said Chris Perkins, one of the online winners joining the team in Seefeld.
“For the past few days I have been feeling like I am going to do really well,” Chris said on the Living the Dream poker blog today. “The structure of this event is by far the best live tournament structure I have played with 50,000 starting stack and 60 minute blind levels. This structure favors my style so much. I really think this is going to be the tournament that is going to allow me more freedom with poker. I don't know why I am getting that feeling, but this just seems like my time.”
“I’m really looking forward to welcoming the team to my home turf!” said Daniel Montagnolli, an Austrian poker pro who was with the team in Punta Cana last fall and who will also be with them in Seefeld. “I love this area and I know they will too! CAPT Seefeld is one of the best stops on the Casinos Austria poker tour. There will be players from all over -- lots of professionals but lots of recreational players as well.”
Intertops Poker is the leading online poker room on the Horizon Poker Network.
February 15, 2016 — St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – As a recent group of online satellite tournament winners at Intertops Poker prepares to compete at CAPT Seefeld in Austria later this month, another poker tournament series has just begun that will send five online poker winners to the Caribbean. Daily Step 1 and Step 2 tournaments in the three-tier satellite tournament series continue until March 6th. The winners of the five $100,000 TKPT Satellite Final tournaments will each receive a $3000 prize package to compete at the $100,000 TK Poker Tour Main Event in St Maarten April 26 – May 1.
“We all know playing poker is fun and we had great feedback from the players we sent to St Maarten for the TKPT tournament last fall,” said Intertops’ Poker manager. “Well, we like to add to that fun and excitement by giving our online players a chance to experience some live tournament action in exotic locations!”
The winners of the three-tier online satellite tournament series now in progress at the leading poker room on the Horizon Poker Network will win a prize package that includes $1100 buy-in for the TKPT Main Event, April 26 to May 1 as well as five nights at the exclusive Sonesta Maho Beach Resort (including all meals and beverages), a $100 cash game buy-in and $600 to help with travel expenses.
When they’re not at the poker tables the players can take advantage of everything the luxurious resort has to offer: a large pool with cascading waterfalls, four tennis courts, a swim-up pool bar, five restaurants and bars and a nightclub.
Players can buy-in to a Step 1 tournament for just $2.20 and win their way to one of five $100,000 TKPT Satellite Final tournaments, or simply buy in at any stage. Every Sunday there’s also a Last Chance Wild West Satellite that they can buy into for only $1 + $.10 for a chance to win a ticket to the $100,000 TKPT Satellite Final tournaments.
Players can register for any of these TKPT online satellite tournaments by clicking on the Tournaments tab in the poker rooms:
Step 1 ($2+$0.20)
Prize: 1 ticket for any Step 2 tournament
Daily February 1st – March 6th at 11am / 2pm / 4pm/ 6pm/ 8pm/ 10pm EST
Step 2 ($10+$1)
Prize: 1 ticket for the $100,000 TKPT Final
Daily February 1st – March 6th, 9pm EST
Last Chance Wild West Satellite ($1+$0.10)
Prize: 1 ticket for the $100,000 TKPT Final guaranteed!
Every Sunday, February 7th – March 6th, 7:30 pm EST
$100,000 TKPT Satellite Final ($100+$10)
Prize: $3,000 Package
Every Sunday, February 7th – March 6th, 9pm EDT
Like other online satellite winners that Intertops has sent on live tournament adventures, the TKPT players will share their live tournament experiences on the Living the Dream blog (http://www.live-dream-poker.com) which will have daily video reports from St Maarten April 26 – May 1
ntertops Poker is a global poker room on the Horizon Poker Network offering Texas Hold’em, Omaha ring games and tournaments of all stakes and levels 24/7. Intertops Poker has one of the most lucrative loyalty programs in the industry. New players receive a 200% bonus up to $1000.
February 2, 2016 -- St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – Love is in the air at Intertops Casino where players are travelling back to the time of Cleopatra, one of the history’s greatest lovers, for $120,000 Love Pyramid casino bonuses. Every week until February 29th the online casino, popular all over the world for nearly 20 years now, will give away $30,000 in casino bonuses.
At Intertops Casino players automatically earn reward points whenever they play any of its hundreds of real money casino games from Realtime Gaming. Each week the top 300 players get bonuses up to $500 each based on how many points they’ve earned that week. The top twenty players each week are also entered in a grand prize draw for a $1000 cash prize. Every Thursday, 50 players that have played earlier in the week get additional bonuses up to $150.
“With Valentines Day coming up this month’s casino bonus promotion just had to be focused on love,” said Intertops’ casino manager. “Other great lovers came to mind but for me Cleopatra is the ultimate Queen of Romance!”
Love Pyramids continues until February 29, 2016. Contest details and current player scoreboard rankings are available at: https://casino.intertops.eu/en/promotions.
Intertops Casino is known all over the world for its efficient and friendly customer service, quick and easy payments and huge selection of online casino games from RTG including the new God of Wealth. The new Chinese-themed slot game, introduced just in time for Chinese New Year, has a free spins feature and a Wild that doubles wins.
January 27, London, UK (Press Release) – Three Intertops Sportsbook customers are happier than most that Denver and Carolina won the NFL Conference Championship games over the weekend. Their prediction on the Intertops Facebook page won them each a $50 free bet.
The Intertops oddsmakers’ early line sees Cam Newton and his Panthers a 4.5-point favorite in their battle with Peyton Manning and the Broncos in Santa Clara.
Celebrating 20 years online this month, Intertops Sportsbook is offering a 50% Super Bowl deposit bonus and giving away $10,000 in its Super Bowl Grand Prize Draw.
To give players some extra cash for the big game, Intertops is giving one of its biggest bonus offers ever adding an extra 50% (up to $100) to customers’ deposits made right up until game time on Super Bowl Sunday.
After the game, 20 customers will each win a $500 free bet in the $10,000 Super Bowl Grand Prize Draw. To qualify for this draw, customers simply have to wager -- pre-match or live -- on any of the online sportsbook’s huge range of Super Bowl betting options. Every dollar wagered earns one ticket in the draw.
“It’s 20 years this month since Intertops took the world’s first ever online wager,” said Intertops’ bet manager. “That was a soccer bet, but at the moment it is all eyes on football. Since then we are proud to have built our business on service and customer satisfaction and that’ll never change!”
The full-featured online sportsbook offers competitive NFL betting odds on dozens of wagering options on Super Bowl 50. Intertops Sportsbook, the world’s first online sportsbook, recently had a complete mobile-friendly redesign and now has more wagers and attractive new parlay options that ever before.
December 10, 2015 — St. Johns, Antigua (Press Release) – Another SnG Battle is brewing at Intertops Poker the leading poker room on the Revolution Poker Network. The top 20 players on their SnG Leaderboard will split $500 in prizes. But sometimes it’s not just about money…
“It’s great to pocket some extra cash, for sure,” said Intertops’ poker manager. “But when players are battling it out against each other for the top prize money, there’s honor on the line as well!”
Beginning December 15th, all players that take a seat at any SnG game listed in the poker room with buy-in up to $10 (excluding double-up, kamikaze and satellite Sit & Go games) automatically earn SnG Battle points. Higher buy-ins earn more points as does winning. For example, finishing first in a $10 buy-in game earns 10 points.
A leaderboard will show players’ points rankings and when the battle ends on December 21st, the top 20 will receive cash prizes within 24 hours.
Intertops is well known for its busy poker room that attract players with all levels of skill. They’ve also gained a reputation for sending online satellite tournament champions to exciting live poker tournament events. Recent winners went to the Caribbean and the winner of a tournament series that ends December 20th will play in the CAPT Seefeld, Austria, Main Event in February. $2 step 1 tournaments continue several times each day at each site.
Intertops tournament winners share their experiences on the Living the Dream poker blog.