Game Types Bonuses Slots More
Online Casinos Poker Bingo Games Lotteries Sports & Racebooks Fantasy Sports Forex Betting Exchanges Spread Betting Binary Options Live Dealers
Weekly Newsletter Online Gaming News Payment Methods Gaming Software Gaming Site Owners Gaming Jurisdictions Edit Preferences Search

Online Casino City Times

Top 10 Online Lotteries

6. PlayUSAlotteries
7. Trillonario - Wintrillions
8. Conga Lotto
9. Rewards Riches
10. Prime ScratchCards

> back to current newsletter
Weekly Newsletter Sign Up
Don’t miss an issue! Have the newsletter sent directly to you.

Kara Scott signs deal to represent Party Poker

14 Jan 2010

GIBRALTAR -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- Top professional poker player and television presenter Kara Scott has signed a deal to represent Party Poker. Kara is the newest member of 'Team Party,' and will join 2009 Poker Hall of Fame inductee Mike Sexton, Remy Biechel, Ian Frazer, Felipe 'Mojave' Ramos, Stewart Scott and Bodo Sbrzesny in the ranks.

Kara's new deal features buy-ins for top live tournaments around the world as well as television presenting and she will be at the helm as the Premier League moves to Vegas for the first time in February. Kara recently presented the action from the World Open V at the Palm Beach Casino in London. As a Canadian, Kara will represent in the territory and will also play Canadian Poker Tour events.

Kara said: "It is fantastic to have signed a deal to join Team Party. It works perfectly for me as I get the opportunity to further improve my game on the live circuit as well as carrying on presenting. I'm so excited about the future."

A spokesman said: "Kara is a great signing and we are really looking forward to working with her. She has historic links with after taking down the Sports Stars Challenge III and we have been super impressed by her progress since then. As well as being a great presenter, Kara is also a fantastic player with great results and the potential to go even further. We are excited about this new relationship."

Kara was born in Alberta, Northern Canada and moved to the UK in 1999 and has been working in the media since 2002. Starting in kick-boxing programming, she moved on to present a wide variety of poker related programming and was recently installed and continues to be a presenter on GSN's High Stakes Poker. As a player, Kara made the final table of the PartyPoker Women's World Open I in 2007, won the Sports Stars Challenge III in 2008 and was runner-up in the Irish Open for a whopping €312,600 in 2009. Kara is also the only woman to have cashed in both the 2008 and 2009 WSOP Main Events and only the second ever in history to have cashed in two WSOP Main Events. In 2008, she finished 104th for $41,816 and in 2009 she took 238th place. Her live earnings are over $550,000.

Kara is a frequent contributor to a variety of poker media and is one half of the famous UK podcast 'On the Rail.' She has also been a producer on a movie and was the first presenter of a backgammon tournament on television in Europe. Kara will be a regular contributor to and has a big following on twitter at

About Us | Advertising | Publications | Land Casinos