Licensed and operated in Antigua and Barbuda, Winner Poker is a Canadian friendly poker room owned by Zirconium Gaming Limited (one of their 2 online wagering web sites). Players can access the web site at Winner Poker in either French or English - useful for players from the Canadian province of Quebec. Although Winner Poker does not primarily perform transactions in the Canadian Dollar, currency conversion to the United States Dollar, British Pound or Euro are cheap and instant. During peak traffic hours, there are around 35,000 players online distributed fairly equally in ring and tournament poker games. Although players from the United States are not permitted at Winner Poker, players from Canada can enjoy special bonuses and promotions for signing up.
Winner Poker is powered by one of the most popular software providers in Canada - iPoker. The software at Winner Poker accents simplicity and playability more than it features high quality graphics. However, there is a great deal of customization available in the software features and several different avatars from which you can choose while playing. Winner Poker is perfect for multi tabling for several reasons. First, there is an overly adequate timer that has the potential to grind game to a halt. However, Winner Poker allows multi tabling with up to 16 separate games at a time - including a mix of ring games and tournaments.
Bonuses and Promotions
Winner Poker offers first time Canadian depositors a welcome bonus that is a 100% match up to a maximum of C$200.00. In order to clear this bonus, you must simply play in ring games or tournaments and earn player points. For each 1,000 of these points that you earn at Winner Poker, C$10.00 of your bonus is released into your account and available for withdrawal. By contributing C$1.00 to the total rake taken from a ring game pot, you will earn 4.5 points. You can also earn 18 points for each C$1.00 that you spend on tournament fees. Winner Poker increases refer a friend bonuses based on the amount of Canadian friends that you recommend to the web site. At four friends, you can receive a C$50.00 bonus for each referral.
The minimum deposit limit for all payment options at Winner Poker is C$20.00. All deposits are processed free of charge except bank transfers which are charged the standard 1.5% fee by your bank. Canadian players have all of their favorite deposit options available to them including Moneybookers, ClickandBuy and major credit or debit card. Deposit options available to Canadians at Winner Poker include:
There are a variety of Canadian favorite poker games available at Winner Poker including Texas Holdem, Omaha and Stud varieties. Most game varieties are available for 2 to 10 players in ring games and at Limit, Pot Limit and No Limit. Stakes range from C$0.01/C$0.02 all the way up to C$25.00/C$50.00 and above.
Winner Poker offers a variety of support lines for their players from Canada. There are three distinct email addresses that you can use to contact customer service 24 hours a day as well as a Canadian focused fax and telephone line. If you would like to speak to a live customer support representative at Winner Poker, you can do so in either French or English. The customer support lines available to Canadians at Winner Poker are as follows:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax: 877-800-9874
- Phone: 888-402-2057