CakePoker Network Announces Newest Partner

January 21, 2008 (London, UK) — The CakePoker Network has added to its roster – and wants you to help them celebrate in London this week! Marathon is one of the largest sports betting operations in Eastern Europe and CIS countries and will be a formidable partner for the CakePoker Network. Marathon continues to expand its online business under and is launching an online poker room as part of their plans to offer new services to their users. Support and security will be initially provided by Red Star Poker which boasts an established and experienced poker team. This new combination means the CakePoker Network is truly global in scope.

Marathon is the latest partner to join the CakePoker Network, with another major sportsbook partner announcement to follow soon. The new arrivals have joined a winning network! The CakePoker Network enjoyed exceptional growth in 2007, with the average monthly rake going up by more than 15% every month. Peak concurrent player growth was more than 370% year-over-year, with the numbers indicating that this outstanding trend is likely to continue in 2008.

As a result of such stunning success, Cake can afford to be selective about the partners that join their network. The company’s focus is quality over quantity so they take great care over who gets involved and stress the health of the whole network is the key that allows all the members to be so successful.

The CakePoker Network team feels strongly that ‘partnership’ is more than just a word – it is the way they do business. The team provides turnkey solutions and individually-tailored solutions to meet the needs of partners and so far it’s proven to be an excellent way of doing business.

Among the partners who have joined the CakePoker Network are,, and It’s absolutely clear – if you want to own a piece of the action on the CakePoker Network you have to get in now or risk being left behind!

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Melissa Ross
Lyceum Media
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Cake Gaming N.V. is an innovative and unique online game software provider that launched its first network site,, in 2006. It is licensed and regulated by the Government of Curacao, Dutch Antilles. The CakePoker Network operates under Curacao’s leading, regulated and proven Gaming Licensing & Hosting provider, Cyberluck. Cake Gaming N.V. is a limited-liability business corporation incorporated in Curaçao, Dutch Antilles, and is registered and carries on business in Curaçao in full compliance with Dutch Antilles law.

Marathon was founded in October 1997 and is now the largerst bookmaker in the CIS region. The Marathon oraganization has staff of more than 2700 people across 285 cities and offers customers excellent games conditions including the opportunity to place bets from Russia, the CIS countries, and abroad.

Red Star Poker is a full service poker room supporting both English and Russian languages. Our multi-lingual platform allows players to play at the same tables in either language through our first class software to ensure a wider range of players can test their skills against different cultures. We are fully committed to providing the best possible poker experience in a safe a secure environment.