Some of the celebrities come up at PokerStars first ever Ante Up For Africa Europe Celebrity Charity Poker Tournament. The tournament take placed last April 27, 2009 at Sporting Casino, Avenue Princess Grace, Monte Carlo at 6 in the evening prior to the PokerStars Europe Poker Tournament Season 5 Grand Final Event.
Some of the celebrities are spotted like the HipHop rapper Nelly, singer Christina Millian, Tennis Player Boris Becker, James Kryson Lee of TV Series Heroes, Jason Lewis of Sex in the City, Good Charlotte brothers Joel and Benji Madden, F1 driver Nico Rosberg are the few celebrities participate in the event others are poker professionals especially the Team PokerStars Vanessa Rousso, Joe Hachem and Daniel Negreanu competing in the EUR 4,000 buy-in, No-Limit Texas Hold’em Tournament in Monaco.
The prize from the PokerStars Ante Up For Africa Europe Tournament will be donated to Ante Up For Africa to support fund in the charities that provide aid and assistance to the survivors of the situation in Darfur, Sudan, and support activism dedicated to clear up the crisis. And luckily, the Ante Up for Africa has mobilizes to