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PokerStars Announces Russian Poker Tour

The next stopping point for the PokerStars worldwide series of poker tours has brought poker stars to Russian for the creation of the Russian poker tour (RPT), as of yet 2 event have been announced.

The first event of the new RPT will be held on the 25th of January till the 1st of February 2009 in St Petersburg this particular tournament will carry a $5,000 buy in, the second tournament to be announced and what is expected to be the main event of the tour is the $10,000 buy in tournament that will be hosted in Moscow the dates for this tournament are the 22nd to the 28th of February.

Two home grown players that you can expect to see fighting to win the first ever RPT events are Alex Krazchenko who is already a well established professional with a 2007 WSOP bracelet to his name. The second is Ivan Demidov who slightly missed out on an incredible double this year with a 3rd place in the WSOP – Europe main event and a second place In the WSOP main event in Las Vegas.

PokerStars is has already started to run satellite tournaments for this event meaning that you could potentially win a prize bundle and a seat into one of the RPT events valued at $8,000 for as little as $2.22 or 111 Frequent Player Point. Prize bundle includes entrance into a tournament accommodation and spending money. Join Pokerstars Today if you want your chance to play at the first ever RPT  


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