April 2007

30 April

PokerStars Sunday Million results (4-28-07)

This week's Sunday Million was one of the best in recent memory. The 12-hour marathon saw the return of amichaiKK to the Sunday Million final table (his second this month!) and a lot of exceptional final table play. MattSuspect, who suffered several beats just before the final table, rallied back...more

26 April

PokerStars sends you to 2007 Life Ball

It's been 15 years since Europe's biggest AIDS fundraiser, the Life Ball, kicked off. More than a decade later, there is still need for more research and the Life Ball continues. This year, PokerStars is serving as one of the events chief sponsors. PokerStars is donating $100,000 and $1 for...more

25 April

PokerStars Players support Virginia Tech Memorial Fund

Poker is an important part of all of our lives. However, in light of the all-too-real tragedy at Virginia Tech, it's a lot easier to see that our game is just that...a game. When faced with the insanity of real life, it's sometimes hard to figure out how to help.PokerStars...more

23 April

PokerStars Sunday Million Results (4-22-07)

The PokerStars Sunday Million again proved why it has become appointment poker for the world's best. More than 6,700 players signed up for the $1.3 million event. In just eleven hours, the Netherland's SvZff put them all away, pocketing more than $160,000 after a three-way deal.Here's how the action played...more

22 April

PokerStars player turns FPPs into trip of lifetime

I remember when PokerStars introduced the VIP Club and its Supernova concierge service. I asked someone at PokerStars privately, "So, really, what do you think people are going to use that for?" The answer was both intriguing and a little mysterious: "Just about anything they want."Oh, really? From time to...more

17 April

PokerStars' jcamby33: PokerStars Sunday Million Winners

This week's PokerStars Sunday Million featured a lot of familiar faces competing for a monster prize pool. The winner, James "jcamby33" Campbell, struck a deal heads up and walked away with a monster $180,000. He agreed to tell us a little more about himself and give us a behind-the-scenes look...more

16 April

PokerStars Sunday Million Results (4-15-07)

There were already a lot of people who knew the screen name jcamby33. Now, it's impossible to ignore. Jcamby33 has won $180,000 in the PokerStars Sunday Million, finishing first out of more than 7,000 players. Final table results are below.PokerStars Sunday Million ResultsResults based on finishing order and two-way deal...more

13 April

PokerStars' BrainGuy: PokerStars Sunday Million Winners

After Seth Moody took down the Easter Sunday Million, we thought it would be nice if we could introduce you to him. So, here's a little bit about the guy we call BrainGuy...in his own words.I'm 23 and was born and raised in Canton, Ohio. I went to school in...more

9 April

PokerStars Sunday Million Results (4-8-07)

The holiday weekend didn't keep people away from the world's biggest weekly poker tournament. More than 6,600 players sat down for the PokerStars Sunday Million and competed for more than $1.3 million in prize money. The final table played out fast. When BrainGuy and amichaiKK got heads-up, they cut a...more

5 April

Respect! PokerStars qualifiers cash in once again

Online qualifiers pocket nearly $5m from Europe's richest poker eventby Conrad BrunnerAs you may have heard, PokerStars qualifier Gavin Griffin won the EPT Grand Final on Monday. He picked up the top prize of 1,825,010 euros (approximately $2.4m) after qualifying via a $240 Double Shoot Out on PokerStars.Nice one Gavin....more

2 April

EPT Monte Carlo: Gavin Griffin wins EPT Grand Final

by Brad Willis and Simon YoungGavin "wsop2005" Griffin may have showed up with a frivolously pink-hued hairdo. He may have kept on his boyish smile and joked around with his fellow players. He may have sneaked to the rail to share a kiss with his girlfriend. He may have done...more

EPT Monte Carlo: Final table live updates

12:16am--Gavin Griffin wins EPT Grand Final!!!!An amazing hand played out at the very end of this level. Gavin made it 150K to go pre-flop, Marc made it 400K, and Gavin called. The flop came 3-2-4. Marc Made it 500K, Gavin raised to 2 million, amd Marc almost immediately pushed all...more

EPT Monte Carlo: Support Avon Walk for Life

When PokerStars qualifier Gavin Griffin showed up at the EPT Grand Final with pink-tinted hair, there was no shortage of questions about the genesis of the hairdo. We've learned Gavin dyed his hair in support of the upcoming Avon Walk For Life. He and his girlfriend Kristen are walking 39...more

EPT Monte Carlo: Qualified for Success

by Simon YoungOne of the greatest things to come out of this incredible event - and there have been many - has been the stunning success of our PokerStars qualifiers. Many got here for free on frequent player points only, while the others won through a variety of cash satellites.In...more

EPT Grand Final: Final table set

Gavin Griffin isn't the type of guy who walks in a room and starts begging for attention. He's polite at the table and doesn't play to the cameras. So, one might think his pink-hued hair is a bit out of character. Not so. In fact, it's an indication of a...more

1 April

EPT Day 4 Live Updates

This post will be updated continuously throughout Day 4 of the EPT Grand Final. Click refresh to see the most recent action.The final eight players return at 4pm local time on Monday to play it out for the big money. Here are the final table players and their chip counts....more