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

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

MicroMillions 12: Low stakes, big prizes

Low stakes and big prizes is the tag line of Micro Millions, and yesterday seven more winners got to know personally how true that really is. Day five of MicroMillions 12 concluded in the early hours of this morning: new winners marvelling at how a couple of bucks (in one case a ...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 21, 2016 5:29 AM

gilleschro grows bankroll, picks up nearly $62K for 7/19/16 Super Tuesday wi

With the 2016 World Series of Poker behind us for now -- the summer portion, anyway -- we turn again to the Super Tuesday, PokerStars' weekly $1,050 no-limit hold'em tournament that routinely attracts the best and brightest poker has to offer.It was another tough field this week ...more

by Martin Harris on July 20, 2016 1:30 PM

Top five bad beats from PokerStars.tv

I suppose if a bluff has a second cousin twice removed, it's probably the bad beat. Both are born out of hope rather than intention, and while both leave you staring in amazement, it's usually for entirely different reasons. That amazement has been the standard working environmen...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 20, 2016 7:44 AM

MicroMillions 12: Tyler "frosty012" Frost off to a hot start

With the World Series of Poker over for another year, bar the shouting, the final table later this year and the small matter of several million left to award of course, our attention can now turn properly to MicroMillions.And thank goodness. For here you see poker at its best. No...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 20, 2016 5:23 AM

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