Usain Bolt Partners with PokerStars – New Zealand 2017

Online poker and poker tournaments are some of the best ways to gamble online in New Zealand. And now one of the best poker brands today, PokerStars, is gearing up to offer more great poker games. The poker giant has partnered with the World’s Fastest Man, Usain Bolt, to bring a new online poker game to online casino players.

The partnership signals a new version of PokerStars’ Zoom Poker at Usain Bolt-branded tables. Bolt will join the ranks of other sports stars and celebrities working with the poker brand. Along with other brand ambassadors, he will take part in events both online and in live tournaments like the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure.

Usain Bolt PokerStars – New Zealand

Usain Bolt Zoom Poker

Usain Bolt is the leading Olympic champion in 100 metres, 200 metres and 4 x 100 meters. He also holds medals and titles from other prestigious competitions in athletics. Bolt retired from the sport this year at the World Championship in Athletics, hosted in London. He considers poker one of his passions, so the partnership with PokerStars is a great opportunity for the champion.

The Bolt-branded game of Zoom poker will sport new features for online players. More so, the cash game will offer players a unique gaming experience. These will include opponents changing with each hand and a unique ‘Fast Fold’ option. Additionally, the game offers NZ players Bolt-themed puzzles, free rolls, missions to accomplish, and folding their hand at any time.

Usain Bolt and PokerStars

As we’ve said, this is one of many PokerStars deals with famous people. Earlier this year, they partnered with Kevin Hart and other poker greats to give a fresh look to the game. PokerStars is part of the Stars Group, formerly known as Amaya Gaming. The Stars Group is a Canadian gambling brand established in 2004.

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