Online gaming company PartyPoker is running The Big Deal promotion this week in which players can win a share of an estimated jackpot of $2 million.

A total of 10,000 players are expected to win money in the prize draw, which players can enter by earning points. PartyPoker

Each point earned counts as a single ticket into the Mega Jackpot, which will be drawn on November 1st.

A spokesperson for the company stated: "The more tickets a player earns, the greater the chance of them winning a prize."

He went on to explain that the winner will get ten per cent of the total prize pool and that there will be a total of 10,000 winners.

PartyPoker is also running a $2 million guaranteed tournament on November 30th and this will require a $600 buy-in although gamers can qualify for $1 through satellites.

In related news, Annette Obrestad and Roland De Wolfe have been confirmed as entries in the PartyPoker Premier League season three.