Lace up your gloves for Knockout Week

You've made weight. You've stared down your opponent for the pre-fight publicity. You've had your hands taped and checked. Now, all that's winning a lot of money.

That's right, fight fans, it is time once again PokerStars Knockout Week.

Over the next week, PokerStars is guaranteeing $5 million in prizes over the course of 35 Knockout, Super Knockout and Progressive Super Knockout tournaments, all of it leading up to the $500,000 guaranteed Main Event on October 18.

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Not only will there be lots of tournaments to play, but you could win money for just showing up. Interested? Keep reading below.


In addition to all the tournaments on offer, PokerStars has a bunch of challenges for you to complete. Single challenges enter you into drawings for prizes that go up to $1,000. If you complete all the challenges over the course of a week, you could win up to $5,000.

What's more, Knockout Week has its own leaderboard. The better you do in all the Knockout Week events, the higher you can climb. Get into the top tiers and you will get into a $10,000 freeroll.

The first events are about to begin. To get registered, open your PokerStars lobby, click on ONLINE EVENTS, and hit the tab for KO WEEK.

Need further details? Visit the PokerStars Knockout Week home page.

Happy punching!

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