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Put Your Money Where Your Mouse Is: World Series of Poker’s Groundbreaking Online Gaming Platform Goes Live Today

Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 11:19 am. Posted by in Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Rio Las Vegas. 4 Comments on Put Your Money Where Your Mouse Is: World Series of Poker’s Groundbreaking Online Gaming Platform Goes Live Today.


Can we say “winning”?

Today, Thursday, Sept. 19 is set to be a milestone day for online poker, when casino operator Caesars Interactive Entertainment launches World Series of Poker’s web platform, at 9:19 a.m. As only the second, fully-licensed entry in the state’s real money wagering for online poker, players located in Nevada can begin placing bets as soon as the site goes live.

With its eye on the prize, the site’s launch correlates with WSOP’s final table championships including the November Nine on Nov. 4-5 at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, and the new online gaming component will simultaneously run its own championship with nine tournaments.

The WSOP brand combines with the Caesars Entertainment portfolio’s unbeatable offerings. Total Rewards program members will be treated to associated perks, as will’s dedicated Action Club loyalty incentive.

With software by partner 888 Holdings, represents  a state-of-the-art poker site based in the world’s gaming capital. Nevada is one of only three states that legalized online gambling. players must have their age verified to comply with regulation. With availability ranging from cash games to multi-table tournaments, players can take a gamble on various favorites including No-Limit Hold ‘Ems.

Need more of a reason to show your digital poker face? The site also serves as exclusive destination to win seats into the physical World Series of Poker event.

Ready, set, place your bets!


About The Author

A 15-year Las Vegas resident, Emma Trotter has worked in the media industry since 2006, with a focus on entertainment journalism and celebrity news. Holding a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism & Media Studies from University of Nevada, Las Vegas, she has worked as a copywriter, editor, writer, reporter, blogger and produced several photo shoots for local lifestyle magazines. A true advocate of the city's diverse offerings and glitzy lifestyle, Emma has promoted Las Vegas extensively, whether writing about its top hidden gems, to exploring its rich, fascinating history or covering Las Vegas’s social scene and real estate, fashion, beauty, nightlife, dining and profiling the top influential executives.

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4 Responses

  1. Steeve Calderon

    so, only people who live in Nevada can play (gamble online)?

  2. thinksome1

    Yep, that’s the deal. May be some ways around it, I don’t know of any yet.

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