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Betfair and Harrah's Make WSOP Europe Deal

Betfair Will Be Presenting Partner of WSOP Europe


Earlier this week, signed a nonbinding letter of intent with Harrah's to be the "Presenting Sponsor" of the World Series of Poker Europe through 2011.

As part of the agreement, will promote WSOP Europe year-round and will also be integrated into "several facets" of the Series, according to a press release.

WSOP Europe starts this fall.

"This is a historical deal for us," said David Yu, CEO of "To present the WSOP, with its 38-year tradition, on its first venture in Europe, is a great honor."

Terms of the deal were not disclosed and the letter of intent needs to be made into a contract that will be signed by both parties before the deal is official.



14 years ago

Fuck Europe!!! Poker is America's game you want to win a WSOP title come here and get one when we want a World Series of Being british title we will go to you and get one. Shame on Harahs!!!


14 years ago

Weed_head, how appropriate a name. Ignorant and stoned - great combo.