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Poker Central Gets First Provider

This week it was revealed that 24-hour poker channel Poker Central has signed up its first cable provider, as the channel signed a deal with the National cable Television Cooperative.

The deal will see the channel now being offered to 900 television companies throughout the world, adding distribution to the channel, which is currently available on Xbox, Amazon Fire, Roku, and Apple TV. On-Demand programming will also be provided to NCTC as a result of the deal.

Poker Central is a cable channel that launched in October and offers a series of shows based on the various card games that fall into the genre. Current shows on the station's lineup include: "100 Greatest Poker Moments," "Pokerography," "Doubles Poker Championships," "Global Poker Challenge: USA vs. The World," and "Face the Ace," as well as "Heartland Poker Tour" and "Poker After Dark."