Leicester City Stars take on the Ultimate Football Machine

When you're an English title winning football team about to play your first knockout match in European competition, there's really only one logical way to prepare for the big game - a series of challenges against a cocky robot constructed by a team of sporting experts.That's what...more

by BetStars on February 21, 2017 7:03 AM

Weekend Review: Macau and Million dominate headlines again

This week, a player with a Donald Trump avatar crushed a tiny cat in the world's biggest weekly poker tournament. A woman named Juicy won a record-breaking event in Macau. Weekend highlights on PokerStars* The Sunday Million Orange Crush* Other crushing weekend wins* The Juicy Ma...more

by Brad Willis on February 20, 2017 10:13 AM

Sunday Million: thx4urm0n3y rolls over final table en route to $145k win

Sometimes the avatars say it all. Thx4urm0n3y, sporting the angry orange visage of Donald Trump, crushed his heads-up opponent tomc1s, bearing an image of a tiny grey kitten peering at us from inside a container of Pringles. It was the second trip to the final table of the Millio...more

by Kristin Bihr on February 20, 2017 12:51 AM

Sixiao Li wins record breaking MPC26 High Roller

MPC26 High Roller Champion Sixiao 'Juicy' LiAfter two fast-paced action-packed days China's Sixiao Li emerged triumphant over the record breaking 130-strong high-rolling field to take down the massive HK$2,436,000 (~US$313,867) first prize. Holding more than a 5-1 chip lead when ...more

by Ben Wilson on February 18, 2017 11:26 AM

MPC26: High Roller coverage archive

Congratulations to MPC26 High Roller Champion Juicy Li!Juicy Li has hoisted the High Roller trophy and collected HK$2,436,000 after overcoming a record-breaking field of 130 players. 2:05am: Xuming Qi eliminated in 2nd place (HK$1,646,000)Level 24 - Blinds 80,000/160,000 (20,000 ...more

by Ben Wilson on February 17, 2017 7:57 PM

Weekend warm-up: Flight planning and flying spectacles!

It's Friday. Depending on where you are in the world, you're either minutes from the pub, already in bed for Saturday, or clock-watching like it's your damned job. Even if you have a real job, you could probably do with a little you-time right now. Why not spend some of that time...more

by Brad Willis on February 17, 2017 7:45 AM

MPC26: Alan Lau slays the Red Dragon

The Red Dragon once again established itself as the biggest ever freezeout tournament in Asia with a record 1,216 runners and after a week of exciting action it was 2015 Asia Player of the Year Alan Lau who emerged triumphant. Ultimately Lau overcame Chien Fa Chou in the heads up...more

by Brad Kain on February 17, 2017 7:11 AM

MPC26: Red Dragon final table player profiles

Player profiles for the final nine Red Dragon final tablists.Seat 1: Alan Lau, 30, Hong Kong -- 3,790,000Alan Lau  The 30-year old Hong Kong poker professional will be a familiar face to many at PokerStars LIVE Macau after winning Asia Player of the Year back in 2015 and is no st...more

by Ben Wilson on February 16, 2017 9:42 PM

MPC26 Red Dragon: Final table coverage archive

Congratulations to MPC26 Red Dragon Champion Alan Lau   MPC26 Red Dragon Champion Alan Lau and fiance Amy Li Man Ying   Hong Kong poker professional Alan Lau wins record-breaking 1,216-strong MPC26 Red Dragon Main Event for HK$3,265,000.10:50pm: Chien Fa Chou eliminated in 2nd (H...more

by Brad Kain on February 16, 2017 9:40 PM

The Poker Player's Guide to PokerStars Championship Panama: Part 1

The high-stakes poker world is preparing to descend upon Panama with the second event on the inaugural PokerStars Championship schedule hosted in Panama City, Panama from March 10-20.Panama City has played host to one of the most popular stops on PokerStars' Latin American Poker ...more

by PokerStars staff on February 16, 2017 5:18 AM

Live Tournament Coverage

Macau Poker Cup 26

Congratulations Alan Lau, winner of the MPC26 Red Dragon and HK$3,265,000!

Congratulations to Juicy Li, winner of the MPC26 High Roller and HK$2,436,000!