Poker in the Park 2010 Confirms Celebrity Speakers

Some of the biggest names in poker to provide lectures and insight at world’s biggest free poker fair

pokerinthepark10a-160.jpgAugust 12, 2010 (London, UK) – Poker players heading to this year’s Poker in the Park in Leicester Square on September 2 and 3 will be in for a generous dose of poker insight and tuition as the stars of the game line up to speak at the 2010 event.

Among the stars already confirmed to appear at the Poker in the Park lecture theatre are Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ulliott, Roland De Wolf, Jamie Gold, Nik Wealthall, Neil Channing, Nik Persaud and Phil Laak (injury permitting). Poker in the Park organisers also confirmed that more exciting names will be confirmed soon.

rdp-holyfield-160.jpgIn addition to the stars in the lecture theatre, the five-time World Heavyweight Champion, Evander ‘the Real Deal’ Holyfield, will be on site with the RealDealPoker team at a special boxing ring marquee where players can go heads up against the current WBF world title holder .

Poker in the Park founder and organiser, Michael Caselli, said, “Having guest speakers of such calibre is an incredibly important part of what we’re offering at Poker in the Park. For the fourth year running, we’re honoured, and humbled, to have so many star names turn out to give their advice and share their fascinating stories to the possible poker stars of the future.”

A full schedule of speakers will be coming soon to


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