Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall get gambling for a good cause

Tuesday April 28, 2009

Sport-loving couple Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall were among the high-profile guests putting their chips down to help raise money for charity at a poker tournament in Monaco on Monday night.
Tthe 27-year-old royal, who on the night was bang on trend in a purple one-shouldered dress, jetted into Monte Carlo with her rugby player beau to join celebrities and professional poker players helping raise a grand total of more than £222,000 for the people of war-torn Darfur.
Among those showing off their skills at cards were Nicole Richie's partner Joel Madden, singer Christina Milian and Sex And The City's Jason Lewis. Former England football star Teddy Sheringham emerged as the last celeb standing at the competiton, beaten into second place by Canadian poker player Isabelle Mercier.
Jet-setter Zara's glamorous appearance at the Monaco event comes hot on the heels of a recent trip to Devon where she took part in a beach fashion shoot modelling the latest collection for outdoor clothing label Musto

Photo: ę Getty Images

  • <
  • Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall get gambling for a good cause

  • >
  • 1 of 15


Most Read Stories

follow us on


Featured content

Jennifer Lawrence

The latest news and pictures of the hot young Hollywood actress and star of Silver Linings Playbook