Online gambling event begins
The online gambling giant, UltimateBet.com, is once again making waves in the industry with the start of its biggest online poker series to date. The multi-million online poker series, UltimateBet.com Online Championship (UBOC) started on December 7th.
UBOC features thirteen online poker events over a period of ten days. The championship provides a variety of guaranteed online poker games to players, which includes 6-Seat No Limit Hold'em, Pot Limit Omaha, No Limit Hold'em, Limit Hold'em, and Pot Limit Omaha 8 or better.
The series will end with a $1000+50 No Limit Texas Hold'em with a massive $750,000 prize pool. UltimateBet plans to broadcast the final table of the December 16th event online.
UltimateBet is trying to drum up interest and participation in the event over the past several weeks with a series of announcements that includes an additional $100,000 Leader Board competition had been added to the competition; The attendance of Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke, who will be playing in a number of events. Any online poker player who knocks either pro out of a tournament will receive a 20-minute poker lesson with that pro via telephone; and Team UB Bounty Satellites have also been added to the mix. Each satellite pays out at least two seats to its corresponding UBOC event. Online poker players who knock out a Team UB pro will win their buy-in back.
Satellites for all 13 UBOC events are now open and will continue to run throughout the series. As usual, this championship runs in combination with several other promotions to be found on the UltimateBet.com website.