PokerStars weekend review (8-5-12)

ps_news_thn.jpgIn the early morning hours between Friday and Saturday, PokerStars flipped the big green switch and the 2012 World Championship of Online Poker came to life. With a guaranteed prize pool of $30 million and 65 big events, it's going to make for a giant September for all of us.

With the kickoff of WCOOP satellites over the weekend, the weekend majors were as big as you might expect. Here are some of the big stories from the past couple of days.

  • PokerStars launches 2012 WCOOP
  • Blue skies for luaazul3 after Women's Sunday victory
  • Sunday Warm-Up: No deal nets UncaJ5 the full $95K in victory
  • Victory for vladobu6i, WizardOfAhhs takes seventh in Sunday Million

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    8-5-12 Sunday Million final table

    For a complete look at all the big final tables from the weekend, see our 8-5-12 PokerStars weekend majors results list.

    Good luck to all this week. And don't forget about the WCOOP satellites running now!

    Brad Willis
    @BradWillis in PokerStars news