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

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

The Poker Player's Guide to PokerStars Championship Panama: Part 2

So, you've won yourself a seat to the inaugural PokerStars Championship Panama Main Event, you've read Part 1 of our Panama guide and your flights and hotel are all booked. Sweet. What's next? Well we've outlined a few great days in Panama to make sure your trip is truly unforget...more

by PokerStars staff on February 16, 2017 5:15 AM

MPC26 Red Dragon: Day 3 coverage archive

After a week of exciting poker action here in Macau the Red Dragon final table is set! There were 75 poker hopefuls from a record field of 1,216 who returned today but after 10 hours only nine of those players remained. They will return tomorrow in the hunt for the HK$3,265,000 t...more

by Brad Kain on February 15, 2017 9:56 PM

Does your poker game need warning lights?

Have you ever considered what it would be like to have warning lights in your poker game? Something that flashed red when you did something wrong or an automated voice perhaps that urged you to apply the brake and vacate the table as soon as possible. Maybe we could all use some ...more

by Stephen Bartley on February 15, 2017 3:19 AM

Super Tuesday: Kakalala conquers epic final table for $64K

Kakalala had come close to winning a major PokerStars title twice in the past, finishing seventh in the WCOOP 2012 Main Event and then fifth in a SCOOP 2014 Medium event. Tonight the player from Denmark got even closer in the Super Tuesday - and then had to go toe-to-toe with DSm...more

by Jason Kirk on February 15, 2017 12:50 AM

MPC26 Red Dragon: Day 2 coverage archive

Rundulf GonzalesA total of 1,216 players took their shot at the largest Red Dragon event in history this past week. It was a field riddled with pros, gamblers, enthusiasts and former Red Dragon champions. Both two-time Red Dragon champions, Tom Alner and Celina Lin, tried to go f...more

by Brad Kain on February 14, 2017 10:11 PM

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!