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William Hill has been one of the big names in the online betting business since the late 1990s. With a long history as a high street bookmakers, they have gained a reputation as a company that can be trusted to look after its players and, because of this, many customers of the high street shops have stayed loyal to them and now play online. Since the online poker site was launched in 2002, it has grown into one of the most popular places for both new and experienced players. William Hill Poker is licensed and regulated in Gibraltar, which ensures that all games are fair and regularly audited. The terms of this license also mean that all customer details and deposited funds are completely safe and secure.
The software runs on the iGaming network, resulting in more players at tables and bigger bonuses. The application is well built, with smooth graphics, good sound effects and lots of options to customise the appearance. You can see a useful hand history display and you can multi-table if you want to be playing several games at once. Games include:
From the lobby area of the site, you can sign up for numerous Sit & Go tournaments, and Multi Table tournaments at any buy-in between £1 to £500, and find cash games from £1.20 up to £400. The range of tournaments is truly impressive, with weekend games having guaranteed prize pools of $200,000 or more, daily Bankroll Builder tournaments, and the unique All In Madness tournament where the winner takes all. Satellite tournaments can win you a place at the WSOP in Las Vegas, complete with flights and accommodation paid for, while the Fort Knox tournament is a progressive jackpot Sit and Go, where the prize goes up by at least $20,000 a week until it's won.
Cash games include pot limit, no limit and fixed limit, heads-up, ten-handed games and blinds of up to and over $1,000. Speed poker is growing in popularity, with an instant fold feature which takes you to a new table as soon as you fold a hand.
There is currently no mobile app.
If you have not played before, you will receive a welcome bonus offer which will let you play using free chips. The actual size of the bonus can change now and then but is usually up there with other top sites. The amount is released to your player account in instalments when you reach a certain betting threshold. It's easy to see how much bonus money you have left and when the next instalment is due just by checking in the lobby area whenever you are signed in.
WH Points are earned every time you play a raked hand in a cash game or when you buy in to a Sit and Go or tournament. Once you have reached a certain amount, you can convert them into money, bonuses or playing tokens, and the more points you earn, the better the rate at which they get converted into extras.
The VIP Club also gives players access to exclusive weekly freeroll tournaments depending on the player's level, with prize funds of several thousand dollars.
A huge range of deposit options are available and, with the exception of bank transfers and personal cheques, all deposits are immediately credited to the account and available to use. No fees are charged for UK players.
William Hill are very quick to process your request and once approved, the payment should be back in your account in 3-5 days. Payments are generally made back to the credit or debit card or e-wallet used when you deposited funds. Minimum withdrawals are only £5 for cards, with maximum single pay-outs from £10,000 to £250,000 depending on how you paid money in.
A well-respected, trusted place to play with a solid reputation. The range of games is large and players should be able to find something to suit their style and price. There is a useful poker school for anyone new to the game, and the Bankroll Builder games are a great way to learn to play poker for free. Once you have an account, you can play at any of the sports betting, casino and bingo sites using the same account and funds. This means that lots of existing William Hill players try out the poker site, making for lots of loose tables.
|Lots of players and active tables.|
|Good offer codes.|
|No mobile app.|
|Poker games are windows only.|
|License Number: 39225|
|Registration Number: 707|
After starting at William Hill in January 1973 and working his way up the corporate ladder, Ralph Topping was appointed chief executive in February 2008.
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