HOW does beating Eden Hazard in poker and winning £10k sound?
Bwin has announced a headline even which will give nine players the opportunity to qualify to sit at the same live table as the Belgium International World Cup star and attempt to win the £10k prize pool.
The Hazard Series qualification will run right up until September 9 with entry free via a weekly Sunday night freeroll tournament.
“I’m excited to be launching the Hazard Series with bwin,” Hazard said.
“I really enjoy Poker and the unique psychological challenge it offers me. More importantly, it’s great that through the Hazard Series bwin will be supporting such a vital charity as One Drop. Let’s play together and change the game!”
Giving the tournament even more clout is the fact that Bwin will give €1 to a charity — One Drop — for every entry. One Drop is a charity that provides clean water and sanitation to many countries around the world. Senior Director of One Drop Alexandre Meunier said it was always good to have a partner the size of Bwin supporting their vision.
“We are delighted that bwin is supporting our mission to provide safe water and sanitation to the most vulnerable communities around the world,” he said.
“Partnering with an international organization such as bwin will bring much needed funds to the sector and will help raise awareness around the global water and sanitation crisis.
“Once again the poker community shows its commitment towards achieving universal and equitable access to safe water for all by 2030.”
For Bwin the publicity Hazard will bring to the company will be positive with poker one of the toughest markets for online operators in 2018. Adam Lewis, the Chief Marketing Officer at Bwin, said the poker team was excited to have Hazard on board.
“We wanted to reinvigorate bwin’s poker offer and with the Hazard Series we have done just that. Eden is quite simply world class and we think we have built a new series that does him justice,” he said.
“It is a great pleasure that, at the same time, we can help support One Drop and the incredible work they do to improve the lives of some of the poorest people in our global community.”
How to enter Bwin’s Hazard Series
To attempt to qualify to sit at the same table as Eden Hazard you need to enter the satellite which will kick off at 20:30 CET every Sunday.
Qualify from now until 9 September for The Millions UK and become part of Team Hazard via the Eden Hazard Series by:
* Regular tournament qualifiers starting from $1 to win a£5,300 seat
* Check out and play the Eden bwin’s Hazard 10’s to Burn Slots