PokerStars Festival Marbella: And then there were three

When we last checked in with the Main Event there were seven players left. We predicted that it might not stay that way for long as there were four stacks of less than 20 big blinds left in the tournament. Well, we don't always get it right, but in two hours the field of seven ha...more

by Nick Wright on June 25, 2017 9:30 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: Main Event down to seven, Margets third in chi

I think that headline says it all, don't you?But OK, I'll give you more details. They're down to seven in the PokerStars Main Event, but that could change quickly as there are some short stacks in desperate need of a double up right now.Naveiro leadsIñigo Naveiro is chip leader r...more

by Jack Stanton on June 25, 2017 6:29 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: Final table player profiles

We've just lost Mazvydas Simaitis in 10th place, which means we have an unofficial final table forming right now. With no further ado, let me introduce you to the final nine in the PokerStars Festival Marbella Main Event.Fernando Curto Coming into the final day as the chip leader...more

by Jack Stanton on June 25, 2017 3:49 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: Plenty up for grabs as final day = day of fina

Today's the day that the week long PokerStars Festival Marbella draws to a close and it's going out with a bang. Over the last six days only five players have had the honour of winning a spadie. Today we'll double that number.Five spadies will be won todayWhilst the Main Event an...more

by Nick Wright on June 25, 2017 3:44 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: Fernando Curto leads the final 10 in the Main

Curto played his cards rightEarlier today we postulated that today was the day when the fight for a place at the final table really began. At noon local time 76 players returned with that goal in mind. They couldn't win the tournament today, the final table was as far as they cou...more

by Nick Wright on June 24, 2017 3:29 PM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: The Main Event sweet 16

We're deep into Day 3 of the PokerStars Festival Marbella Main Event, and there are just 16 players over two tables remaining. The players have gone on a well-earned dinner break, and it's Fernando Curto who holds the chip lead currently with 3.77 million. When players return, th...more

by Jack Stanton on June 24, 2017 11:47 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: Hand of the Day

We're not going to sugar coat this at all. What you'll read below is a brutal hand that sent three players tumbling out of the tournament and created a new chip leader. Hand of the day. Certainly. Hand of the tournament: quite possibly. Let's get into it...With blinds at 15,000/3...more

by Nick Wright on June 24, 2017 9:57 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: One Team Pro and one former champ still in wit

Just over half of the 76 players who returned for Day 3 of the PokerStars Festival Marbella Main Event have now been eliminated, so it seems like the perfect time to bring you an update on the goings on.They're down to 37 players right now, and the man out in front is Juan Carlos...more

by Jack Stanton on June 24, 2017 7:12 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: Side event wins for Poland, France, Romania an

Poker is a global game and its language is universal. For proof of that, you need to look no further than the nationalities of the side event winners thus far at this Marbella festival. Yes we might be in sunny Spain but no Señor's or señora's have found their way to the winner's...more

by Nick Wright on June 24, 2017 7:02 AM

PokerStars Festival Marbella: Simultaneous bust-outs burst €2,200 High Rolle

While the Main Event is playing out in the main poker room here at PokerStars Festival Marbella, there's another tournament going on down in Casino Marbella's La Caseta. The €2,200 High Roller kicked off yesterday, attracting a field of 184 players. That created a prize pool of €...more

by Jack Stanton on June 24, 2017 6:01 AM

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