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Exclusive Live WCOOP Radio Shows

Please note that the WCOOP Radio Show is now off air for 2012, and all of the promotions listed below have now closed. Check the archives section to listen again to any of the recent episodes!

Daily Live WCOOP Radio Show!

Listen to the latest episode of the PokerStars Radio - WCOOP show here, with special guests, exclusive online tournaments and daily prizes, including WCOOP event tickets and more! The show is broadcast every day during WCOOP, at 15:00 ET.

Please note that the show is only available in English.



Check the archive below to listen to all previous shows.


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Joe Stapleton

Joe Stapleton

Joe ‘Stapes’ Stapleton is one of the most popular names in poker, known for his razor-sharp wit and funny one-liners. He’s been the host of many poker TV shows and podcasts, and reached his biggest-ever audience as co-host of the hugely successful The Big Game cash game show.

Nick Wealthall

Nick Wealthall

Nick has worked successfully as a TV presenter for many years, specializing in poker and sports. As well as his WCOOP hosting duties, Nick also presents the UK & Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) highlights show, and is a respected poker player with a run of tournament results and winning cash game sessions.

Matt Broughton

Matt Broughton

Matt has been a poker journalist, player and broadcaster for many years, producing and presenting various radio and TV shows. In addition to his WCOOP work, he is also part of the EPT Live webcast team, bringing his unique brand of humour and commentary to the popular live broadcasts.


The PokerStars Radio - WCOOP show gives you the chance to interact, be part of the action and win your share of $25,000 worth of prizes, including cash and tournament tickets. Here’s what’s in store:

Daily Tourney

Daily Tourney

Every daily episode of the radio show will be celebrated with a $1 online tournament. The structure will be a super-fast Hyper Turbo, and the tournament will play out before the end of the show. The winner of each tourney will be contacted by phone live on the show, and if they answer with the ‘phrase that pays’, they will be rewarded with a $215 tournament ticket - good for entry into a corresponding WCOOP event, a Sunday Major or a Step 4 satellite ticket.

Weekly Depositor Freeroll

Weekly Depositor Freeroll

Depositors can win WCOOP event tickets every week during the radio broadcasts. Simply use the latest bonus code announced on the show when funding your account, and you’ll be given a free ticket to an online tournament, where you can win tickets to several events on the WCOOP schedule, including the $5,000,000 guaranteed Main Event.

Call-In Spot Prizes

Call-In Spot Prizes

Tune in everyday for the chance to win special spot prizes given out to callers across the daily live shows. It’s your chance to claim a share of thousands of dollars in cash prizes, and all you have to do is call in when you hear the next prize announced on the air! Note that cash prizes will be awarded as T$ or online tournament tickets.

Additional Promotions

Additional Promotions

We’ll also be giving away $82 tourney tickets for the ‘Sweetest Tweet of the Day’, plus additional tickets and merchandise from the PokerStars VIP Store for those that take part in a series of special UGC (User Generated Content) games running in between each daily radio show.

Please Note: All promotions listed are subject to change. All decisions related to prizes by PokerStars and the show presenters are final.

WCOOP is the most prestigious annual poker tournament series anywhere online, and this year’s event has a $30,000,000 guaranteed prize pool, plus a coveted gold winner’s bracelet for every new Champion. See the main WCOOP page to find out more.

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WCOOP Call-in Numbers

View call-in numbers

Main phone line: 0203 394 0348
From outside the UK: +44 203 394 0348

Please note: Normal national and international phone rates apply.

National Toll Free Numbers:
UK: 0800 140 4506
Australia: 1 800 704957
Canada: 1 877 687 9026
Denmark: 8088 9251
Germany: 0800 589 3621
Hong Kong: 800 905645
Ireland: 1800 937923
Norway: 800 16717
New Zealand: 0800 440193
Sweden: 020 089 6406

The numbers listed above are toll free from the countries of origin. Mobile operators from some of these countries will charge a levy for calling these numbers. Please contact your provider if you would like further information.

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Special Offers

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