Weekend Review: Big wins for MissBroke and Elio Fox

Given that we were thinking that all the regular headline grabbers were off limits over in Las Vegas right now, the weekend's Major events involved names we knew and faces we recognised. The Sunday Million got its fair share. Out in ninth was the story laden name of Dario Minieri...more

by Stephen Bartley on June 29, 2015 5:37 AM

Qualify for this week's big online events

PokerStars hosts the biggest and best poker tournaments in the world every week. Check out five of the best right here. Clicking the links will take you straight to the tournament lobby so that you can register right away.• UKIPT Bristol direct satellite, £11+R [3x-Turbo], 1 UKIP...more

by Brad Willis on June 29, 2015 4:03 AM

Sunday Warm-Up: Smokin' hot smokrokflock wins $68K after two-way deal

"Hanging around, hanging around".Words perhaps uttered by one of the two final players. Except the venue of the extended heads-up play between the final two players of this week's $400,000 guarantee Sunday Warm-Up was not some dusty, off-the-books New York poker room with oreos f...more

by David Aydt on June 28, 2015 6:49 PM

WSOP 2015: What we're watching

The World Series of Poker is just a little more than a week away from its Main Event, and with one weekend to go before we have all our boots on the ground, we're chomping at the bit. We have a few people to blame for that. Heading into this weekend, there are a few things to whi...more

by Brad Willis on June 26, 2015 9:25 AM

Masters of the play and real money universe

There was a moment this week when it looked like Daniel Negreanu might do it again. That moment was quickly followed by another moment, when it looked like Jason Mercier might do it again as well. Neither did, but it was fun to watch.Reading the blog earlier this week you would h...more

by Stephen Bartley on June 26, 2015 4:47 AM

Zoom Accumulator: One more week to cash in

Hey, you're a busy person. I get it. You've had laundry to do, Netflix to binge on, and a lot of staring off into the distance without thinking about anything. The day can get away from you pretty quickly. Even in your fugue state, you might have heard about people winning big mo...more

by Brad Willis on June 25, 2015 8:20 AM

Sharing the happiness

When you share a piece of cake with someone, each of you gets half the enjoyment. But when you share happiness, it's not half. It's double. The same thing goes for big dreams. The WSOP Main Event is coming closer - only about a week to go until I'm taking off for Vegas, so most o...more

by Felix 'xflixx' Schneiders on June 24, 2015 10:37 AM

Head west and "Get Action"

It's about now that many players will be thinking of their trip to the World Series Main Event. Thinking the same, I got to reading about a similar journey "west" made by an old ex-President. It was in a different time and with a different purpose, but it was a trip made in the s...more

by Stephen Bartley on June 24, 2015 4:36 AM

Robert "Little Kraut" Deppe steps up, wins 6/23/15 Super Tuesday, $82K

This week's Super Tuesday saw another guarantee-busting field come out as 430 took part in the $1,050 buy-in no-limit hold'em event, meaning the $430,000 prize pool bested the $400K guarantee. They were a few minutes shy of the six-hour mark when the money bubble burst, and with ...more

by Martin Harris on June 23, 2015 10:25 PM

Coming soon: Daniel Negreanu's Summer Party

You know that terrible feeling you get when you wake up on a Sunday morning and all your friends are talking about that amazing party they went to the night before? The one you didn't know about, so instead you sat home and organized your underwear drawer by color and style? Yes,...more

by Brad Willis on June 23, 2015 8:38 AM

Live Tournament Coverage

2015 WSOP

The PokerStars Blog is traveling to Las Vegas for the WSOP Main Event. Stay with us for coverage!