All eyes have been on Justin Sun for a few days since the announcement that the CEO of TRON and BitTorrent has won the auction of a lunch with Warren Buffet. But not long after that, TRONbet & Binance announced that Sun will also join another table. The poker table, together with CZ, Charlie Lee and other well known cryptocurrency names, to help the Children in Uganda. TRONbet is hosting the first Annual Binance Charity Poker Cup. The event will be livestreamed on the 14th of June at 4 PM UTC on the official website. Will this bring even more exposure on the growing TRON Dapp ecosystem?
What is the Binance Charity Poker Cup?
TRONbet is the most popular DApp platform on the TRON platform. It launched 8 months ago with the first TRON dice and a unique mining system. The TRONbet platform did expand very fast with new casino games such as: MOON, RING and LIVE DEALER table games. The latest DApp that currently is being tested is POKER, on the blockchain. Which allows you to play Poker for TRX with your friends. Of course this is a reason to organise a POKER COMPETITON.
For this TRONbet collaborated with Binance, that has his own Charity Organisation that uses the blockchain to improve the health and educations for Children in Africa. 50% of the price pool of the Poker Cup will be donated to the Binance Charity, which is 1 million TRX (+/- 33k USD).
On Friday the 14th of June at 04:00 PM UTC, 9 players will join the Poker table at TRONbet. And these are people we all know in the cryptocurrency community such as: Justin Sun, Charlie Lee, CZ and Jared Psigoda. But also professional Poker players will join this table. The winner will win 1 million TRX. And the whole event can live be followed here. But that’s not all the cup also includes two community events, that allows you to join the poker table and win that one million TRX.
Do you want to participate in the Binance Charity Poker Cup?
There is one spot left at the Binance Charity Poker Cup, the other 8 spots are filled with famous names. But that spot could be yours. The last spot at the table is auctioned. The person that wins the auction with the highest bid will be able to join the Poker Cup, have a chance on winning 1 million TRX and win a trip to the TRON headquarters with Justin Sun. The TRX raised in this auction will be donated to the Binance Charity. The current highest bid is 66,550 TRX (+/- 2200 USD). The auction will end on June 12th, 12:00 PDT. And then we will know who the 9th player will be at the table. You can bid on the auction here.
Donate to the Binance Charity and win unique prizes
For people with smaller wallets, there is also a chance of winning unique prizes while donating to the Binance Charity fund and support the children in Uganda, who can use a little of your help. Everyone can donate TRX, BNB or LITECOIN. And according to the amount of the donation, you will be rewarded with raffle tickets. For example, if you donate 1000 TRX you will get 5 tickets for the raffle. The grand prize is a limited edition of the 18k Gold Ledger Nano S. But there are also 40 secondary prizes such as a Samsung Galaxy S10, A signed shirt by Spencer, Playstation 4 or a Iphone XS. The raffle draw will be open till 10:00 PDT on 14th of June. So consider sharing a bit of your crypto profit, with the Binance Charity in this unique event.
You can buy tickets for the raffle and donate here.
Binance for Children Intiative
All donations made by the supporters in the auction, raffle and retweet event including 1 million TRX will be donated to the charity organisation of Binance, better known as Children Initiative.
Binance Charity Foundation (BCF) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of blockchain-enabled philanthropy towards achieving global sustainable development. Binance Charity aims to transform philanthropy by developing the world’s first decentralized charity foundation to build a future where blockchain technology can be used to end all forms of poverty and inequality, advance sustainable development and ensure that no one is left behind.
Donations are made in cryptocurrencies and are therefore completely transparent and recorded on the blockchain. For all children in collaboration with there parents a crypto wallet will be created to allow them to buy goods. The donations are used to buy products to improve the children’s nutrition, health and education such as: healthy food, sanitary products, solar panels, LED screens. More information about the Binance Charity Foundation, you can find here.
Who are participating in the Binance Charity Poker Cup?
On the 14th of June, 9 players will join the Poker Charity Cup on TRONbet.io. And we’re not talking about unknown Poker players. TRONbet reached out to the top of crypto entrepreneurs, from Litecoin, TRON and Binance. So all eyes are again on TRON and the question is: Will this inspire other communities to play TRON Dapps as TRONbet as well? Let’s introduce the 8 Poker Players.
Justin Sun – ” The Announcer”
Sun is a 28-year old tech entrepreneur that was hand picked by Jack Ma himself to study and the Jack Ma Hupan University. Justin Sun created the largest voice live streaming app in China: Peiwo. He also worked as advisor at Ripple, before he founded TRON and also became the CEO of BitTorrent. #TeamJustin
Changpeng Zhao – ” SAFU MASTER ”
CZ is 42-year old Chinese-Canadian business executive, also known as the founder and CEO of Binance. Binance is the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, with his own Binance Charity organisation. CZ worked before Binance on for OKCoin and blockchain.info. #TeamCZ
Charlie Lee – ”Litening ”
Charlie Lee is computer scientist and also a cryptocurrency star, better known as the creator of Litecoin, which is currently in the top 5 on CoinMarketCap. Charlie currently works also for Coinbase. Before his crypto adventure Charlie Lee worked for over a decade for Google. #TeamCharlie
Jared Psigoda – ”Bitizen’‘
Jared is the founder of Bitguild, a blockchain based gaming company. Similar to Justin, Jared also studied on Jack Ma’s Hupan’s University, was the CEO of Reality Square Games with 80 million gamers and also created a livestreaming platform Livestar. #TeamJared
Vincent Niu – ”Dapp’n Dude’
Vincent Niu is the founder of Dapp.review, the largest DApp explorer, where everyone check the DApp data, user insights and market analytics and supports for more then 11 blockchains. Vincent knows everything about blockchain gaming.
Lim Yo-Hwan – ”SlayerS_BozeR”
Lim-Yo is a 38-year old proffesional gamer, that currently is the highest paid E-sporter. Lim has won many championships, was in 2006 one of the most influential video gamers. And is currently active as a professional poker player. #TeamLim
Spencer Dwinwiddie – ”Bluffing Ankles’
Spencer Dinwiddie is a 26-year old, American professional basketball player. And one of the Star players of the Brooklyn Nets. Dwinwiddie also has his own sneaker line and is actively involved with different companies that are focused on social media, film and content development. #TeamSpencer
Mikhail Shalamov – ”InnerPsycho’
Mikhail Shakalov is a professional poker player at Team PokerStars from Russia. Mikhail made it to the highest status in the PokerStars VIP Club and made the headlines in November 2009 when he completed a personal challenge of playing 40.000 hands in one day. #TeamMikhail
Mysterious Player – ‘Unknown auction winner’
The winner of the auction, will also join the Poker table including a trip to the TRON office. Who will bid the most? We’ll see!
For every retweet and like, TRONbet will donate to the Binance Children Intiative
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