GPI and United States Of America Sports to Work Together on Poker Sportification today

The worldwide Poker Index and USA TODAY Sports Media Group announced on Thursday that they had penned a content that is multi-year, under which United States Of America TODAY Sports is to host a poker-only page that could feature GPI assets and related information. The website is slated to be launched in January 2016.

The GPI, that will be owned by Mediarex Sports and Entertainment, has constantly noticed that its main goal is to ‘sportify poker.’ It is trying to accomplish this not only through the prevailing ratings of world’s most successful and poker that is profitable but in addition through the organization of different tournaments and leagues. As well as the Global Poker League is usually to be one competition that is such. It’s going to be streamed online that is live and feature teams from throughout the world contending against each other.

The Global Poker League is planned become launched into the first quarter of 2016 as part of GPI’s technique to totally change the realm of poker by increasing the entertainment value for the game through exciting consumer content and also the organization of equally exciting activities. At first, the league will feature 12 franchises, including vegas, Los Angeles, and New York-based groups.

Commenting regarding the recent agreement, Jason Ford, Vice President of Sports Marketing for USA TODAY Sports, said that the GPI has accomplished a lot more than some other such company in unifying poker and making a ”big league’ atmosphere around play.’ The executive also noted they are getting excited about working closely together to produce what would be a 24/7 poker that is digital and also to covering many of the future ‘groundbreaking’ competitions and associated occasions the GPI is defined to introduce in the months and years into the future. Continue reading “GPI and United States Of America Sports to Work Together on Poker Sportification today”