Online poker operator UltimateBet.com, which organizes 2004 World Poker Tour event in Aruba, disclosed that legendary poker star Ben Affleck will participate in this competition.
According to News.scotsman.com, the tournament starts September 26 and provides minimum prize pool of $4 million. The first place winner will take home $1 million.
Affleck will join a panel of poker experts fielding questions regarding this sport on September 25th. He will also try his hands in a special poker event for individuals who won their seat to this World Poker Tour event online at UltimateBet.com. This event is being filmed by the World Poker Tour and will air on the Travel Channel during season 3 of the World Poker Tour show.
Players, who want to gain a seat, can win their 6200 buy-in to this event online at UltimateBet.com until September 12, 2004.
UltimateBet.com is operated by eWorld Holdings, Inc., an international business corporation located in Antigua, and is licensed by the Kahnawake Gaming Commission in Canada. Its site provides opportunities to play in real time Texas Hold’em, Omaha, or 7 Card Stud.