Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo face stars of Star Wars and Breaking Bad at PokerStars
Whether you're a fan of poker, football, cinema or fashion, you can not lose the series of PokerStars Duel matches. PokerStars Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar ambassadors played heads-up duels against Aaron Paul, the star of Breaking Bad, John Boyega, Star Wars actor, supermodel Sara Sampaio and the current Miss World, the Spanish Mireia Lalaguna.
Celebrities also had the starring PokerStars Team Pros team support, with Brazilian Andre Akkari and Felipe Mojave, Vanessa Selbst and Fatima Moreira de Melo acting as coaches in duels.
As announced PokerStars, the videos "clearly demonstrate that poker is a game of fun, competition, a lot of emotion and that can be enjoyed by a variety of different people." Better yet, the initiative also helped charities. Each duel was worth $ 5,000 for the winning celebrity, who then donated the money to the institution of your choice.
If the presence of John Boyega, Sara Sampaio and Mireia Lalaguna appear as surprises, the choice of Aaron Paul to participate in the campaign was no fluke. The actor has already demonstrated its ties with the sport of the mind to be selected for the Los Angeles Sunset team in the Global Poker League.
Cristiano Ronaldo commented on the initiative. "I love the adrenaline challenge others. This is one of the biggest reasons why I love poker. It gives me an emotion that usually only feel on a football field. The duels were very challenging but also very fun."
The videos can be tracked down, all with subtitles available in Portuguese.