MicroMillions 12: Closing in on the final weekend

With the last weekend of MicroMillions 12 fast approaching, it's worth recapping on what is still to come, with 33 events left to play. This coming Sunday is obviously the big finale, with the Main Event beginning on Sunday July 31 at 14:00 ET. The buy in? A whopping $22 (well wh...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 28, 2016 8:31 AM

APPT10 Manila: The Guide

PokerStars LIVE Manila is ready and set for the highly anticipated APPT Manila Season 10 poker festival which takes place at the luxurious City of Dreams Manila from July 28 to August 8!Last year, the tour's annual Philippines leg took a giant step in cementing its place as a mus...more

by Fred Leung on July 27, 2016 4:28 AM

Super job by SupaJah, winner of 7/26/16 Super Tuesday for almost $70K

We might want to consider renaming this week's Super Tuesday -- the weekly $1,050 no-limit hold'em tournament on PokerStars -- the Supa Tuesday. That because the last hand and first-place prize was won by Russia's SupaJah, who topped a field of 386 entries to earn a $69,954.54 pa...more

by Martin Harris on July 26, 2016 9:42 PM

MicroMillions 12: The perfect antidote to high ambition and low bankroll

MicroMillions 12 continues, with seven more results since yesterday, and all of them meeting those now signature attributes of a MicroMillions win.* A low buy-in meaning events are open to the maximum number of players, with prizes big enough to boost any bankroll.* A hugely comp...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 26, 2016 4:09 AM

New to the VIP Store: Create your own tournament

You love playing tournaments on PokerStars, but you can never log in on time. You want to play deep stacked Omaha, but sometimes the format or structure never really suits you. And besides, you want to play deep stacked, and not short-handed. Well, we might have found a way to fi...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 25, 2016 8:11 AM

Life Changing Summer

A question I keep getting asked is, "What was the highlight of your summer?" You might think this is a tough one as so many awesome things happened. Three things that had never happened to me before happened this summer. I won two bracelets for the first time in my career, I ha...more

by Jason Mercier on July 25, 2016 6:35 AM

Weekend Review: A recap of results on PokerStars

Weekend highlights on PokerStars* eightndeuce wins Sunday Million* Another 17 more winners in MicroMillions 12Sunday MillionAre things now returning to normal after two months of poker in Las Vegas? They just might be, and the first signs of that came this weekend, when 6,073 pla...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 25, 2016 3:42 AM

Sunday Million: eightndeuce survives marathon heads-up to win, earn $162K

"Wow... five all-ins," typed chess87 in the chat box after the conclusion of tonight's Sunday Million. "Luckboxed my way through life," chess87's heads-up opponent, eightndeuce, humbly replied.Both were no doubt a bit fatigued. After all, they'd just finished a marathon heads-up ...more

by Martin Harris on July 25, 2016 1:56 AM

Five things for the weekend on PokerStars

Five things from the world of PokerStars heading into the weekend.1. The last of the WSOP (for now)And so after six weeks in Las Vegas, the sun has set on the World Series of Poker for another year, at least until the final nine player return later this year to play down to a win...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 22, 2016 5:30 AM

Poker as distraction

So there we were... me and my wife and six others parked in a beach house about 50 feet from the Caribbean Sea. Doing the things you're supposed to do - eating too much, snorkeling, and having deep conversations. I mean, as deep as the conversations can get when you're standing i...more

by Lee Jones on July 22, 2016 2:04 AM

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