Online Poker Tour is the Road to Fame and Riches
The dream of every respectable poker player is to one day sit in one of the world's most prestigious poker tournaments, such as the World Series of Poker (WSOP), where they will have the chance to win a life-changing multi-million dollar payout. But more than the riches, they also look forward to the rare privilege of playing and winning against world renowned legends of poker. And if it were not for certain online poker tour satellites, players who do not have the required ten thousand dollar buy-in money for the tournament, that much coveted seat in the WSOP will forever remain a dream.
Online poker tour satellite tournaments, which have very reasonable buy-ins offer their winners seats in prestigious mega-pot tournaments such as the World Poker Tour, World Series of Poker and the European Poker Tour. In fact, during the last couple of years, there is always someone at the final table at the World Series of Poker who had gotten there via a series of online poker tour satellite tournament. The skills of many top professional poker players have been honed in Internet poker game sites and all the rigors that they have surmounted in online poker tour satellites have prepared them well to qualify for and face the challenges of high-ranking tournaments like the WSOP.
Many heretofore unknown players from many parts of the world who worked their way up through the qualifying tournaments and won a seat in WSOP and successfully played against poker legends have found fame and fortune themselves. One of these is Chris Money maker, a novice but skilled player who catapulted to fame when he won an online poker tour satellite with a forty dollar entry fee, and went on to win the 2.5 million dollar prize in the WSOP.
Online poker tour satellites are the best way to enter high-rank poker tournaments. All you need to do is to pay the small buy-in, win the tournament and you earn a seat to the WSOP or World Poker Tour championship. If you make it to the final table you get a share in the prize pool while your family and friends root for you while watching you play against poker greats on TV over Travel Channel. If you think you have the right stuff to become the next poker star, look up the schedule of the next qualifying tournament. Be sure to sign up early enough because people all over the world are equally anxious to join as well. On the appointed date and time, log on to the site and play your best--and with luck, you are well on your way towards a successful online poker tour career.