PokerStars Championship Barcelona: Main Event Day 1B live updates

Click for the full wrap from Day 1B. All today's scintillating coverage (and some drab stuff too) is below:12 midnight: That's it folksThat's the end of today's eight levels. A full wrap up of the day is incoming. As we thought, Jose Latorre is way in front. He has 243,800 which ...more

by Live reporting team on August 22, 2017 10:57 AM

Watch the action from Barcelona Live on!

LIVE UPDATES | CHIP COUNTS | PAYOUTSLive streaming from the PokerStars Championship Main Event begins on Day 2, which is Wednesday August 23, from noon local time. In the meantime, rewatch last year's final table!Now playing: EPT Barcelona 2016 final table...more

by Live reporting team on August 22, 2017 2:04 AM

Weekend Review: Barcelona and a half-price Sunday Million

The Sunday Million was huge. The weekend majors were crazy. PokerStars Championship Barcelona kicked off. Want to catch up on the weekend of action? Keep reading below. ALL THINGS BARCELONAThe PokerStars Championship events in Barcelona are already underway, and within the next f...more

by Brad Willis on August 21, 2017 7:26 AM

MPC27: The Preview

The Macau Poker Cup series has reached new heights this season and all things indicate that MPC27 (August 25 - September 10) will be even bigger and better!The previous MPC poker festival had 5,527 participants and nearly HK$60 million (~USD $7.7m) in prize money across 25 Offici...more

by Fred Leung on August 21, 2017 6:13 AM

PokerStars Championship Barcelona: €50K Super High Roller final table update

• Team PokerStars Pro Igor Kurganov wins Super High Roller for €1,084,100• Bartlomiej Machon finishes second for €858,700• Koray Aldemir, Dietrich Fast, Ivan Luca, Christopher Kruk, Bryn Kenney, Stanley Choi final table; Team PokerStars Pro Daniel Negreanu finishes ninth6:45pm: I...more

by Live reporting team on August 21, 2017 2:51 AM

PokerStars Championship Barcelona: Adalfer Morales leads Day 1A of Main Even

It's difficult to know where to begin wrapping up the action from a Main Event Day 1A. As always the day started with hope and optimism, with a couple of hundred early adopters (averse to the more fashionable Day 1B), taking their seats. And as always it ended 12 hours later, wit...more

by Stephen Bartley on August 21, 2017 2:21 AM

Koray Aldemir leads as Negreanu, Kurganov make PokerStars Championship Barce

In these super high roller events with the eye-popping buy-ins, it's sometimes easy to forget how mentally challenging tournament bubbles can be. These players have seen and experienced it all -- most of them, anyway -- but that doesn't necessarily prevent extra adrenaline from f...more

by Live reporting team on August 20, 2017 2:59 AM

Adrian Mateos leads at Day 1's end at PokerStars Championship Barcelona €50K

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a poker player in possession of a good fortune must be in want of an August trip to Barcelona. Whatever you call it, and whatever the state of the poker landscape, if you host a PokerStars event at Casino Barcelona, it will be huge.As a...more

by Live reporting team on August 19, 2017 2:45 AM

On terror, fear, and perseverance in Barcelona

On a Friday, we'd normally be shouting at you about the upcoming weekend and all the action ahead. We'd be pushing you to coverage of the PokerStars Championship and telling you about promotions and other fun stuff. That would happen on any normal Friday. This isn't a normal Frid...more

by Brad Willis on August 18, 2017 8:19 AM

WCOOP 2017: The schedules!

Earlier this week, the PokerStars Tournaments Team came to you with news of this year's World Championship of Online Poker. It was packed full of information about satellites, a low buy-in tier, new structures, and everything else. You can read it here.Well, almost everything. As...more

by Brad Willis on August 18, 2017 8:00 AM