Tuesday September 29,2015 : POKER CENTRAL GEARS UP FOR OCTOBER LAUNCH
Round-the-clock poker television all set to debut.
Poker Central, a new 24/7 poker television network, is ready for launch on October 1st and has published its program line-up, including its first world premiere, the Super High Roller Bowl Cash Game, which will air on December 2nd, 2015.
The Super High Roller Bowl Cash Game will feature pros such as Phil Ivey, Doyle Brunson, Jennifer Tilly, Bob Bright, Johnny Chan, and Jean-Robert Bellande with each putting up $250,000 to try to win millions.
"Poker Central is about to serve the tens of millions of passionate and sophisticated poker fans in the United States and around the world," said Clint Stinchcomb, CEO of Poker Central. "With thousands of hours of new, fresh content, Poker Central aims to entertain and inform. Television and Internet have made poker play global and universal, giving rise to a new set of stars outside of Hollywood and traditional sports.".
Among the programming featured on the network are previously-aired episodes of Premier League Poker, World Poker Tour Alpha 8, High Stakes Poker, Heads-Up Grand Slam, Poker After Dark, Face The Ace, Doubles Poker Championship, 100 Greatest Poker Moments, The Big Game, and Women’s World Open.
Poker Central has partnered with high-profile poker pros such as Phil Hellmuth, Antonio Esfandiari and Daniel Negreanu, and two previously announced original shows – Pokerography and Inside Poker – will have world television premieres on in early 2016.
With thousands of hours of new, fresh content, Poker Central aims to entertain as well as it informs. The launch will be supported by a comprehensive social media campaign and a Poker Face competition in which the winner can earn a luxury trip to Vegas and receive private poker tuition