WCOOP 2016: Your feedback requested

It's that time of year again, when I'm ready to share the tentative schedule for the annual World Championship of Online Poker with you, to let you know how things stand right now and to collect your feedback on what we've built so far.We're up to Version 04 of this year's WCOOP ...more

by Bryan Slick on July 29, 2016 11:54 AM

#StarsFun is back for Barcelona

For you an EPT festival might simply be about the poker, but if you're inclined to take a break from the action at the table, #StarsFun is back to offer plenty of action off it. The new season begins in the usual way in Barcelona, with a festival guaranteed to offer top level pok...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 29, 2016 11:10 AM

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

Unlikely fairytale for one "Solid" Spin & Go winner

Broadly speaking, a fairy tale that involves a character called "Solid Penis" is not one that's going to make it as a bed time story. Or at least, a bedtime story that's not read alone, and on the internet. But believe it or not that's what we have.But before we get to that it's ...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 26, 2016 6:08 AM

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

Live Tournament Coverage

WSOP 2016

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