Partypoker Player Panel, Devilfish Documentary Top Weekly Newsletter

A new player panel designed to keep the lines of communication open between site execs and players as well as the airing of a documentary featuring Poker Hall of Famer Dave Ulliott are among the items headlining the weekly partypoker newsletter.

By: Charles Rettmuller

The Player Panel is made up of a slew of partypoker Team Pros like Fedor Holz, Ike Haxton, ElKy, and the newest site ambassador, Nikita Bodyakovskiy. Partypoker chairman Mike Sexton is also a panelist, who, along with the others, will aim to ensure fairness and improve the poker-playing experience for all at the growing and forward-thinking poker room.

Devilfish Remembered

He may have left the earthly world in 2015, but the legend of Dave "Devilfish" Ulliott lives on, spotlighted in a special documentary airing on partypoker TV. A posthumous selection to the Poker Hall of Fame, Ulliott's life was perhaps the most colorful of any poker pro.

Barroom brawls, robberies, and a stint in prison were among Ulliott's misdeeds before he found his true calling as a poker player, cashing for more than $6.2 million. Don't miss this documentary!

Big Game

The second edition of partypoker's 'Big Game' is set for January 27 at 19:00 GMT. The prize money is a guaranteed $1,000,000 for the monthly event. "TIMEXCNT" was crowned as the inaugural Big Game Champion in December, taking home $195,788.

Tons of satellites are running now that allow players to win a $5,200 seat to the Big Game for a small fraction of the entry fee. The partypoker satellites start as low as $1.10.

MILLIONS Kick Off in March

Satellites are also plentiful for the opening leg of the 2019 LIVE MILLIONS set for March 15-24 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The festival marks the start of MILLIONS Season 3 and follows the undeniable success of Seasons 1 & 2.

Every week, 10 players will win $12,000 MILLIONS South America packages that include the $10,300 Main Event buy-in and $2,700 for expenses. Might you be one of those winners?

Yi Tong He Wins Grand Prix Germany

A field of 2,818 that included 676 re-entries battled it out for the €200 Grand Prix Germany title. Emerging victorious was Yi Tong He from Austria to claim €53,637.

The venue was King's Casino in Rozvadov. The Grand Prix makes its next stop at UK's Dusk Till Dawn from January 20-27 and features a £150,000 GTD event.


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