Vienna/Jerez, 30.04.2010: Prior to the inexperienced lights for the “Gran Premio bwin de España”, bwin, the world’s main publicly-listed on-line gaming supplier and official sponsor of MotoGP since 2004, invited riders Colin Edwards (Monster Yamaha Tech 3), Alvaro Bautista (Rizla Suzuki), Randy de Puniet (LCR Honda), Mika Kallio (Pramac Racing Team) and Marco Melandri (San Carlo Honda Gresini) to hitch the group on the bwin Poker Yacht. After arriving at the yacht in Puerto Sherry on jet skis, the MotoGP riders took half in an exciting sport of poker.
After having given the MotoGP riders in Jerez the probability to get pleasure from the pleasure of a sport of poker at lofty heights on the bwin Sky Platform in 2009, this time, they’d the probability to swap their bikes for jet skis and tried their palms at some poker enjoyable in a soothing surroundings away from the race monitor.
A soothing and enjoyable expertise
“This was for sure a good way to fill up with some extra energy, disconnect and get away from the pressure at the circuit for a couple of hours”, commented Spanish rider, Alvaro Bautista. Colin Edwards proved to be an skilled at Texas Hold´em and went on to win the sport. “I have no excuses. This is where I come from”, he joked. “Here you also have to concentrate hard but in a completely different way. Here you can sit back and think about your next move. On the track it all happens faster, right in front of you”.
Marco Melandri additionally dared to make a forecast for the weekend. “In Moto2, the clear favourite to win is Toni Elías, in 125cc, it will be a battle between the Spanish riders and in MotoGP, Pedrosa should bring home a good result but in the end, it will probably be Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo on the podium.
bwin Poker Night
On Friday, bwin will host the official Poker Night where the media and the winners of an online promotion will be invited to play a game of poker on the luxury yacht. The winners will also have the opportunity to watch the “Gran Premio bwin de España” dwell with entry to the unique VIP space.
All of the data on these occasions in addition to photograph and video materials can be found to obtain at www.bwinpressevent.com.
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