PokerStars weekend review 8-20-12

ps_news_thn.jpgThe action has been hot on and off the felt this weekend with Sunday majors on PokerStars and the High Roller and record-breaking ESPT main event coming to an end and EPT Barcelona kicking off the start to a sweltering new season (the ninth, no less).

Click thrugh the links below for the big stories from the weekend gone by and don't forget that you can follow the EPT9 Barcelona main event coverage here at the PokerStars Blog; live updates and great colour pieces both.

- Liya Geresimovaza won the women's event for €10,700
- Dan Smith continued his domination of side events beating JC Alvarado to the €962,925 first place purse
- Day 1A of the inaugural Season 9 main event saw a roll call of former champs take to the felt
- Fish4Trips pocketed $178,159.79 for his Sunday Million win
And don't forget the warm-up
- And you can, of course, catch up with all the other results from the big weekly comps here


Dan Smith, Highest of the High Rollers

is a staff writer for the PokerStars Blog.

Rick Dacey
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