Shane Warne and Elizabeth Hurley attend the 2011 888poker VIP Party at WSOP
07/18/2011

As captain of the 888poker team, Shane is preparing to compete for the fourth time, in the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event.

Online PR News – 18-July-2011 – – After spending time in the UK and attending Elton John’s White Tie and Tiara Ball, Shane Warne has travelled to Las Vegas with his 3 kids and girlfriend, Elizabeth Hurley. As captain of the 888poker team, Shane is preparing to compete for the fourth time, in the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event. Shane has high hopes for his performance this year in the biggest poker event in the world and is ready to make a mark in poker as he goes into his retirement from Cricket.

To kick off the event, Elizabeth joined Shane on Thursday 7th July in Vegas for the 888poker VIP Party held at the exclusive club, Savile Row in Luxor Casino. The guest list included several Celebrity faces and poker players from around the world. Entertainment featured a private performance of the single “I’m Calling Your Bluff” from artist, Olya. (See attached pics)

Shane will play in Day 3 of the WSOP Main Event on Saturday 9 July at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino; if he makes it through, he will continue on Day 2, Monday 11th July.

To get high res versions of the attached pics and updates of Shane’s WSOP performance, contact Jennifer Huxley at jennifer.huxley@888holdings.com.