Sports stars Wayne Bridge, Michael Duberry and Stephen Hendry set for Pokerstars festival Dublin

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Sports stars Wayne Bridge, Michael Duberry and Stephen Hendry are putting their poker skills to the test next week at PokerStars Festival Dublin. The PokerStars Festival tour delivers top quality poker action to poker players across a range of buy in levels starting from €100.

The stars will compete in the PokerStars Festival Dublin Main Event, which promises to be one of the biggest Irish poker tournaments of the year with its €700,000 prize pool guarantee and €1,100 buy-in.

Seven-time world snooker champion Stephen Hendry said: “I’m excited to play at PokerStars Festival Dublin. I have participated in a number of PokerStars live poker events which are always really fun and make for a great atmosphere. I’m looking forward to ‘having the craic’, as they say in Ireland, and playing against some of Europe’s greatest poker players.”

The PokerStars Festival tour sets down on the Emerald Isle for a seven-day stop in the buzzing capital of Dublin from September 25 to October 1 offering players 15 different tournaments, more than €750,000 in guarantees, and the chance to share great times with friends, well known players and fellow poker fans.