Coral is a UK-based gambling operator with a huge online presence, Having started out as a traditional bookmaker, it expanded its operations to offer bingo, casino and poker games.
Coral Poker opened its doors in 2003 on the Party Gaming Network to become one of the best known online poker rooms in the UK. The poker sites now resides on the iPoker2 Network, which shares traffic with other popular sites such as Bet365 and William Hill.
One of the strong points at Coral Poker is the soft competition at the poker tables. This is because several large online sports books and casinos reside on the online poker network, which brings its fair share of recreational/weak players. It also means there is always plenty of action throughout the different stakes and games for both tournaments and cash games.
In terms of the software capabilities, Coral Poker offers its players a smooth and very functional playing experience, with custom table filters, quick seat options, auto top-up and multi-tabling functionality, and the ability to save favourite poker games. The player avatars that you will see at the poker tables will be recognizable if you’ve played on other iPoker skins.
At Coral Poker, there is a variety of cash game options to cater to all players needs with stakes starting from as little as $0.01/$0.02 and go all the way up to $300/$600 for Hold’em. For Omaha, the table stakes range from $0.02/$0.04 up to $200/$400 and $0.05/$0.10 through to $100/$200 in Stud. All these games can be played in Full Ring, 6-Max and Heads up, depending on which format of cash games you like to play.
In addition to the regular cash game tables, you’ll find the rapid-play Speed Poker tables, where you’ll get instantly moved to a new table and face a different group of opponents every time you fold.
There is also a great selection of tournaments available on Coral Poker, including Jackpot Sit N Go’s and Multi table Tournaments with large guaranteed prize pools. Sunday is the big day to play online poker tournaments on the site, with the £150,000 GTD Sunday Special and £25,000 GTD Sunday Prime, both Freezeout NL Hold’em tournaments, taking place in the evening.
Coral Poker is offering all first time depositors a 100% match welcome bonus up to £1200, which is one of the biggest bonuses in the industry. This bonus is released in increments of £5 as you earn the sufficient number of Coral Points.
New players who deposit for the first time will also receive £20 worth of free tournament tokens. All you have to do is register for a new account and deposit £5 or more into the Coral Poker client.
By depositing you’ll also get to compete for a share of €100,000 in Winter Depositor Freerolls, which are hosted every Sunday at 17:00 GMT.
Being a large-sized online gaming operator, you can expect to find a flexible number of easy-to-use deposit methods to fund your poker account on Coral and get started playing. Deposits can be made using Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Skrill, Neteller, Ukash, EcoCard, PaySafeCard and ClickandBuy among other options.